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Kurt Busch will not be charged in domestic violence case

...September 26th incident," the attorney general's office said in a prepared statement.A spokesman for the Dover Police Department, which investigated the incident and gave its findings to the attorney general's office, said the department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-03-05/kurt-busch-will-not-be-cha
Getting the picture

...already are used by public safety officers at Georgia Regents University and Richmond County schools as well as by the police departments in Hephzibah and Waynesboro. The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is expected to have cameras this spring.North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-23/getting-picture
GBI releases details in mistaken ID, burial of body in Augusta

...alcohol and sleeping pills, was also completed Dec. 5. Caldwell was in his early 40s, according to the Forest Park Police Department.That same day, the body thought to be Lowe's was released by the lab and sent to the King funeral home. Three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-19/gbi-releases-details-m
Savannah's jailed ex-police chief to get six-figure pension

...000, in addition to the 41 years he worked for the police department.Lovett's longevity is also protecting him from...the city's pension fund during his years with the police department.Mayor Edna Jackson asked the city attorney Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-19/savannahs-jailed-ex-po
North Augusta public safety to add body cameras to uniform

...University Public Safety Division, the Richmond County Board of Education School Safety and Security Department and police departments in Hephzibah and Waynesboro.In November, the Augusta Commission approved Richmond County Sheriff's Richard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-17/north-augusta-public-s
New Ellenton crash kills woman, 59

...of New Ellenton.Patterson was taken to an Augusta hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening. Toxicology results are pending on Key, the coroner's office said. The New Ellenton Police Department is investigating.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-14/new-ellenton-crash-kills-wom
Rants & Raves

...the Masters. How about getting excited about fixing up this broke-down, raggedy, depressing city? GROVETOWN POLICE Department: We know you are trying to make a statement with the convicts in their pinks. Yes, let them work as the convicts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-13/rants-raves
Bomb-sniffing K9, soldier reunited after tour in Afghanistan together

...separation, Robbins said he couldn't get Max out of his mind. So Robbins, who is now an officer at Lowell (Mass.) Police Department, began searching for Max and located him in Augusta."I wanted to check on him and make sure he was OK," said Robbins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-10/departure-reunion-brin
Polygraph tests controversial but still used

Despite arguments surrounding polygraph use and accuracy, the tests are still administered by police departments across the country, and locally, in criminal investigations and pre-employment."It's a controversial topic because the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-04/polygraph-tests-contro
Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

...they did not believe she was breathing nor had a pulse, said Officer Lisa Holland, a spokeswoman for the Roswell Police Department.When police arrived, they gave Brown additional care until she was taken alive to North Fulton Hospital.A hospital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-31/whitney-houstons-daughter-fo