Confederate flags placed near MLK church

...they were looking for two white males who were recorded on surveillance camera leaving the banners behind.Atlanta police Chief George Turner said his agency was working with federal authorities and they have not determined what charges might be...

Theater gunman's family called him mentally ill, violent

...license plate on it that didn't match."It is apparent that he was intent on shooting and then escaping," Lafayette Police Chief Jim Craft said.The two fatalities were identified as 33-year-old Jillian Johnson and 21-year-old Mayci Breaux...

Search for next Georgia Regents University police chief yet to begin

...advertised it.Last month, GRU announced that it would launch a national search for its next director of public safety and police chief, seeking candidates with "experience serving undergraduate student populations," according to a news release. It...

Sailor dies of injuries from Tennessee attacks

...Bill's Bar and Restaurant, "and he will never be forgotten."Outside the home of Sullivan's parents, Hampden Police Chief Jeff Fansworth told reporters the family was in shock and disbelief."How hard would it be for anybody to lose a child...

Some traffic laws you might not know

...The law that most people think exists about driving barefoot - it never has existed in Georgia," said Vidalia Police Chief Frank Waits.It is, however, illegal to drive with headphones in both of your ears."You can wear in one ear...

Grand jury says Georgia officer was justified in shooting man in Maserati

...others called for an investigation by the GBI.Reynolds said just over a week after the shooting that he and Cobb County police Chief John Houser decided to ask the GBI to investigate "in the spirit of transparency and openness."Smyrna police released...

Georgia Regents University still blocking access to documents on police chief investigation

Despite saying earlier that an investigation of its former public safety chief had been "rescinded," Georgia Regents University again denied a request for documents about why he was put on administrative leave last month.

South Carolina House approves bill removing Confederate flag

...police said they were investigating an unspecified number of threats against South Carolina lawmakers debating the flag. Police Chief Mark Keel said lawmakers on both sides of the issue had been threatened, but he did not specify which ones.

Wheatley named permanent Grovetown police chief

Scott Wheatley was named Thursday as the new director of the Grovetown Department of Public Safety.

Charleston suspect attended church service

...attended the meeting at the church Wednesday night and stayed for nearly an hour before the deadly gunfire erupted, Police Chief Greg Mullen said. The shooter remained at large Thursday morning and police released photographs from surveillance...