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Sheriff's officers tell of trauma from having to shoot, kill

...Investigator Walter "Griff" Garrison had been a police officer for about three months when he...trigger and took a life on Labor Day 2010.Police said Garrison's case was unusual because...Fer gu son, Mo., has brought up the police shooting issue again. According to FBI...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-30/sheriffs-officers-tell
Georgia Regents University student indicted in February shooting incident

...Regents University student accused of attempting to hit a campus police officer with his car was indicted Tuesday in Richmond County...hearing is expected by mid-September.According to a GRU police report, Officer Wesley Martin responded to a noise complaint...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-29/georgia-regents-univer
2 dead in shooting at SC textile plant

...GREENVILLE, S.C. - Two men are dead after an early-morning shooting Friday near a shuttered Greenville County textile plant, police said. Greenville County Sheriff's Office spokesman Jonathan Smith said dispatchers got a call about a shooting at around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-29/2-dead-shooting-sc-textile-p
Atlanta police officer arrested in woman's death

ATLANTA - An Atlanta Police officer arrested Thursday while trying...person for the first time, Hapeville Police told WGCL-TV in Atlanta. Authorities...type of evidence that may be there."Police told the TV station that they questioned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/atlanta-police-officer-arrest
Police look for church burglar

Police are seeking a man who stole several items from a Beech Island church on Wednesday.Aiken County sheriff's deputies responded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-28/police-look-church-bur
Aiken County deputies seek man in gas station robbery

Aiken County deputies are seeking a man who robbed a gas station on Wagener Road late Thursday.Clerks told police that a white man in a black shirt and jeans, with his face covered, came to the register at Circle K, 2557 Wagener Road, about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-29/aiken-county-deputies-
Aiken fatality highlights golf cart safety

...Kirsten Grace Jones, of Gran ite ville, was fatally struck by a golf cart in the parking lot at Aiken Regional Medical Centers. Police said a security guard, Donald Eugene Fox, 63, was driving the vehicle. The investigation is ongoing, according to officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/aiken-fatality-highlights-gol
Rants & Raves

...there until the community does something to stop the senseless tragedy and travesty. I know, that's different because the police are not involved. I guess we should just let them keep killing each other. At least there is no rioting. QUESTION: WHEN...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-29/rants-raves
Honda Accord tops list of stolen vehicles in 2013

...of it so even if they try to steal it they can't get away with it."Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris said police have to constantly evolve their plans to stay ahead of thieves. His agency reported 49 thefts through June."What may be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-30/honda-accord-tops-list
Aiken County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...for law enforcement outside of communities possessing their own police forces in the 1,080 square miles that make up Aiken...deputies and officers from ACSO, Aiken DPS and North Augusta DPS. Police are seeking a man who stole several items from a Beech Island...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/aiken-county-crime