Gun fired in latest Athens holdup try

...student Tuesday night was grabbed and struck in the head by two armed robbers when they accosted her near the corner of East Broad and Arch streets. Police said the suspects ran off upon seeing an officer who happened to be in the area.

Family of man killed by Georgia police wants investigation

...police say drove a Maserati at officers before he was fatally shot announced...he drove the Maserati toward officers, and a Smyrna officer fired into the car. Witnesses...the county. Three Cobb County officers went as backup. None of them...

Police: Officers shot man in Maserati who drove toward them

...driving toward another officer and accelerating...Smyrna police officers were trying to serve...the Cobb County officers fired their weapons, Pierce said.One officer fired on Thomas...assault on a peace officer and two counts of attempting to elude officers, according to court...

Officer Scotty Richardson | The Augusta Chronicle

...2014 By Bianca Cain Johnson | Wednesday, May 15, 2013 Officer Scotty Richardson AIKEN -- Aiken Master Public Safety Officer Scotty Rich ardson was killed and another officer was wounded during a shootout late Tuesday, December 20...

Attorney: Georgia officer had time to use nonlethal force against Air Force veteran

...statements suggest that a metro Atlanta police officer was initially 180 feet away from a naked...said Wednesday.DeKalb County police officer Robert Olsen shot 26-year-old Anthony...Hill started a "brisk" walk toward the officer, who may have ordered Hill to stop...

Two women pepper sprayed Tuesday after attacking Glenn Hills Middle School safety officer

...officials say they attacked a school safety officer at Glenn Hills Middle School.According...Williams said. "When our school safety officer heard the disturbance, he went to the...escorting Smith outside, she struck the officer and was pepper sprayed. Preston then...

SC charges after fight over cinnamon bun

...threatened to run over a man if he stepped in front of her SUV. Officers say Derepentigny got into her Ford Expedition, drove toward...crashed into a fence.The man got out of the way. He told officers the fight started at a store over not having enough money to...

SC cop car thief crashes, dies

...car and crashing it into a brick wall. Officer Jonathan Bragg tells local media outlets that an officer was responding to a crash at around 8 p...later, and police started pursuing it. Officers say the driver lost control of the car...

Augusta mother charged after police find home unsanitary

...reported finding a bathtub, large bucket and drink bottles full of urine and fecal matter.Akila Emma Walton, 35, told officers the home has not had running water in two months due to frozen pipes. Walton said she was not able to afford repairs, which...

UGA student holdup may be linked to others

...suspects ran off upon seeing an officer, who happened to be in the...Mark Sizemore, commanding officer of the Athens-Clarke County...beyond thankful for the police officer that happened to be patrolling...robberies, police have reassigned officers to beef up nighttime patrols...