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Faith Calendar

...senior officials from the Department of Homeland Security, Department of Justice, Georgia Emergency Management Agency and local law enforcement focus on ways to better protect and provide for the safety and security of area houses of worship; sponsored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-11-13/faith-calendar
Vote 'yes' on SPLOST: Penny will help Augusta's much-needed growth

...to all of us: It addresses the vital need to improve local law enforcement's communication system.When you consider...update is for the safety of both our citizens and our local law enforcement officers. SIMPLY PUT, a breakdown in communications...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-11-01/vote-yes-splost-
Reduce traffic injuries

...DUI and aggressive driving initiatives with the GOHS. In spite of mandates and politics pulling in many directions, local law enforcement hopefully uses the injury data to effectively establish priorities as much as possible.The chart with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-09-07/reduce-traffic-injuries
Sending bodies to private lab costly and unnecessary, Richmond County coroner says

...the GBI, however, the South Carolina Law En force ment Division provides toxicology and other forensic lab services to local law enforcement agencies across the state. Bowen said the cost to send bodies to Newberry is offset by increases in his budget...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-06/sending-bodies-private-lab-co
Documents reveal names of Augusta University police chief candidates

...first candidate, Miami University police Capt. Benjamin Spilman, was interviewed this week by university officials and local law enforcement officers, some of whom are part of the search committee. Spilman, who has been employed by Miami University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-04/documents-reveal-names-august
Georgia lawmakers begin studying regulation, taxes for online rental sites like Airbnb

...regulate the growing industry, cities including Portland, San Francisco and coastal Savannah have moved ahead with local laws. Savannah officials told committee members about their yearlong process to develop a city ordinance defining short-term...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-22/georgia-lawmakers-begin-study
Let us pray

...prayer, but this is a particularly good time for it. If you are moved to action too, all the better. See what your local law enforcement agency needs from you. Buy an officer's meal. Reach out with kindness to someone of another race.These...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-03/let-us-pray
Deputies to ride school buses to monitor traffic safety

...in a five-year period."If you see a driver who is disregarding bus stop signals, please do not hesitate to notify local law enforcement," said Col. Mark McDonough, the commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Safety.Lamkin said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-08-04/deputies-ride-school-buse
Report: Many immigrants re-arrested after detainers declined

...have questioned the limits on the use of detainers. San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has argued he was upholding local law and that detainers are not a legal way to keep someone in custody and have been proven to erode police relations with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-13/report-many-immigrants-re-
Rants & Raves

...the deaths of the three children. You have both been charged with their deaths, and rightfully so. Now, let's see local law enforcement step up and start citing the red-light runners; as it is an epidemic problem all over. It is understandable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-26/rants-raves