Heavy traffic expected near Plant Vogtle during refueling outage

...additional workers perform a refueling outage for Unit 2.Southern Nuclear, a subsidiary of Southern Co., said local law enforcement will help manage traffic increases around the plant, which is about 35 miles south of Augusta near Waynesboro...

Rants & Raves

...Eric Holder and "his" Department of Justice and the FBI have no business investigating this incident because local law enforcement and the local grand jury are fully capable of investigating and rendering decisions. THE FACT THAT YOU ARE obviously...

Notre Dame looking at four football players in academic probe

...University of Oklahoma understands that charges have now been filed against Joe Mixon based upon an investigation by local law enforcement agencies," athletic director Joe Castiglione said in a statement. "Under its policies, the university must...

Across Georgia

...officials say the FBI, the U.S. Marshals Ser vice and state and local law enforcement were notified. Anyone who encounters Garringer is asked to contact local law enforcement.

Introduction of license plate readers met with privacy concerns

...putting that information out anywhere. It's going to our secured database."Readers come in several forms, but local law enforcement agencies tend to use car-mounted models.Setups are usually adjusted based on the types of roads patrolled. The...

54 defendants charged in $18 million food stamp fraud scheme in Georgia

...Eugen Kowel said were actions that began "at the crack of dawn" and involved combined actions by federal and local law enforcement officers. He called the action "an example of what we can accomplish in the law enforcement community when we...

Officers urging precautions after rash of car break-ins across area

After a rash of vehicle break-ins over the weekend, local law enforcement agencies are urging residents to take precautions before leaving their vehicles unattended.This past weekend, the Richmond County...

SC school buses might film those who pass

...Current law allows a bus driver to report the description of the vehicle and driver and license plate number to local law enforcement. S.C. Department of Public Safety director Leroy Smith said when his agency receives complaints from the public...

Augusta-area groups feed traffic detail during Masters Week

...Though the foundation usually spends money toward the acquisition of equipment and the training of officers at local law enforcement agencies, Cardenaz said, he thought continuing the daily lunches was a the great way to memorialize Paugh...

Burke County authorities seek missing Girard woman

...suffers from a medical condition, but would not elaborate.Police ask that anyone with information contact their local law enforcement agency first, then call the Burke County Sheriff's Office at (706) 554-2133.