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Legal protection

...stall this year.Another reform-package measure we support is Senate Bill 46, which would require all Georgia police officers be equipped with audio/video recording devices by 2017. Civil liberties advocates say ? and we agree ? that "body...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-27/legal-protection
Master Corporal Sandra Rogers | The Augusta Chronicle

...suspicious vehicle near Eustis Park, Aiken lost a police officer and a dedicated public servant. The man charged in the slayings of his girlfriend and an Aiken police officer was involuntarily committed to a state mental health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/master-corporal-sandra-rogers
Deputy James D. Paugh | The Augusta Chronicle

...Christopher Michael Hodges, 26, fatally shot Paugh before taking his own life. The fatal shootings of two Augusta-area police officers in 2011, followed by a third in January, reflect a nationwide trend. Hundreds came out to Carolina Ale House on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/deputy-james-d-paugh
Officer Scotty Richardson | The Augusta Chronicle

...was premature. Carter is accused of killing Public Safety Officer ... The fatal shootings of two Augusta-area police officers in 2011, followed by a third in January, reflect a nationwide trend. Don't Miss Databases: Search public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/officer-scotty-richardson
Richmond Sheriff releases promotional video

...the video using $10,800 in funds seized from drug dealers and criminals."They are funding the recruitment of police officers to come catch them in the future," Rollins said. "The citizens get the best of both worlds."Roundtree, addressing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-21/richmond-sheriff-relea
Columbia cop suspended for punch

...Carolina's capital city is suspending a police officer videotaped punching a man while...other events. The video shows a police officer striking a person on the ground...Department officials determined five police officers were working off-duty at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-19/columbia-cop-suspended-punch
Rants & Raves

...giving me the one-finger salute as you raised your hand in the air, but how about next time I go find the closest police officer and report you?SO, NOW WE KNOW for sure. Rick Allen is a country club Republican, voting for (John) Boehner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-19/rants-raves
Seahawks rally to stun Packers in OT for NFC title

...Wilson ran through cameramen to jump on Kearse's back, and defensive end Michael Bennett borrowed a bicycle from a police officer and rode around the field saluting the "12s."Until the final minutes, there seemed to be no doubt the Packers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-18/seahawks-rally-stun-packers-
No violent past for Ga. police chief who shot wife

...deem the shooting an accident, a police officer might avoid criminal charges and...He found a job in 1983 as a police officer in Delray Beach, Florida, where...suspect arrested for battery on a police officer, McCollom said in a job application...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-15/no-violent-past-ga-police-ch
Attorney said Auburn played killed at party opened fire

...redshirt sophomore safety Terrence Ross after his arrest early Sunday morning on several charges including assaulting a police officer. NOTRE DAME: Linebacker Tevon Coney, defensive linemen Micah Dew-Treadway and Jerry Tillery and offensive lineman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-12/attorney-said-auburn-play