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SC airport bomb dog dies in hot car

...the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport police department has died after the air conditioning in her handler's...happened. Weston says Emma had been with the airport police department more than two years.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-18/sc-airport-bomb-dog-dies-hot
GBI probing fatal shooting by police in Savannah

...warrants weren't immediately available.Ten-year police department veteran David Jannot was put on paid administrative...the investigation, Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department spokesman Julian Miller said in a written statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/gbi-probing-fatal-shooting-po
Warrenton officer placed on leave following profanity-laced post

...profanity-laced post on his personal Facebook page.Officer Adam Harper is currently being investigated by the Warrenton Police Department and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for the comments he made about the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-16/warrenton-officer-plac
9 decontaminated after chemical exposure at Wrens home

...of a strong odor from a chemical used earlier in the day."Initial response by Wrens Fire Department and Wrens Police Department revealed that an unknown chemical had been used as an insecticide earlier in the afternoon and that the odor was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-16/9-decontaminated-after-chemic
Unsolved Cases: Hopson's 1976 death still a mystery

...don't even have the file on it," said Sgt. Paul Godden, of the Richmond County Sheriff's Office. The Augusta Police Department merged with the sheriff's office during consolidation in the mid-1990s."A lot of unsolved homicide files were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-13/unsolved-cases-hopsons-1976-
Racial gap between police, community closing, officials say

...for the community to trust the police department," said Stoughton, a former police officer. "When the police department mirrors or looks a lot like...are more likely to trust the police department and see it as legitimate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-13/racial-gap-between-pol
Washington Police Department defunded, closed by Council vote

The Washington, Georgia police department is no more.Washington City Council voted 4-3 to defund the police department at Thursday night's meeting...14 employees without jobs.Police department members resigned at the meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-17/washington-police-depa
Issac Lewis

...Sergeant and 1st Black Captain in the Aiken City Police Department. He was also an Arson Investigator. He was awarded...Company, Eagle Oil, CSX Railroad, and The Aiken City Police Department. He was the owner of Lewis Trucking Company of Aiken...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172437772
Police getting too militarized

...security of life." Please search online for Mac Slavo's article "Database shows what military equipment your local police department has been stockpiling."Just in Aiken County, we have enough for a small army. The facts: We are converting our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-06/police-getting-too-milit
Atlanta police officer arrested in woman's death

...Protection to watch for Rana at airports.Atlanta Police Department spokesman Carlos Campos said in a statement that...the case is surreal for members of the Hapeville Police Department who knew Rana from his childhood in the area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/atlanta-police-officer-arrest