Augusta man pleads guilty to attempting to join Islamic State

...those who seek to travel abroad to join foreign terrorist groups. The success of these complex investigations is due, in large part, to strong partnerships with our local, state, and federal law enforcement counterparts," he said.

Telling rough riders apart

...motorcycle groups were eclipsed by violent street gangs such as the Bloods, the Crips and MS-13.Unfortunately, as law enforcement officials know all too well, the two-wheeled criminals never rode off into the sunset.They only seemed to gain...

SC officer indicted on felony charge in fatal shooting

...Swerling said by phone after the indictment.The shooting was captured by Craven's dashboard camera, but the State Law Enforcement Division, known as SLED, has refused to release the footage. Swerling is asking a judge to bar the release until...

Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Columbia County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement in the 290 square miles that make up Columbia...permanent beat. Consisting of dozens of certified law enforcement officers, the Patrol Division is organized into...

Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Richmond County Sheriff's Office is charged with law enforcement duties in the 328 square miles that make up...The Jails Division staff serves the courts, other law enforcement agencies, inmates, the families of inmates and...

Aiken County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Cain Johnson | Sunday, April 12, 2015 Aiken County Crime The Aiken County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement outside of communities possessing their own police forces in the 1,080 square miles that make up Aiken County...

Search continues for man missing in Lake Thurmond

...area next to the dam when some beach-goers saw him flung off, according to Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division Capt. Mark Padgett.Three women on the beach said he surfaced once and went back under the water. They...

Officers shed some light on naming police operations

...in the Augusta area, but how law enforcement agencies come up with such names...said that during his 36-year law enforcement career, most of the operation...the operations. I guess all law enforcement followed suit."

For the record

...fleeing and attempting to elude a law enforcement officer, misdemeanor counts of obstruction of a law enforcement officer, defective taillights...count of giving a false name to a law enforcement officerKafele Aswad Bush, 39...

Woman protesting drilling leaves Shell ship in Washington harbor after hanging on since Friday

...on private property, while compromising their safety and that of others. He commended the Coast Guard and local law enforcement for de-escalating the incident.The Arctic Challenger is a converted barge designed to launch containment equipment...