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Woman faces arraignment in personal care home case

...Community Health issued a cease-and-desist order to Burns. The agency worked with local law enforcement, Adult Protective Services and other agencies to relocate the residents.Burns' Richmond County Superior Court case is assigned to Judge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-11/woman-faces-arraignmen
Woman climbs flagpole, removes Confederate flag in front of SC statehouse

...halfway up the more than 30-foot steel flagpole just after dawn Saturday when officers of the state Bureau of Protective Services ran to the flagpole and told her to get down. Instead, she continued climbing to the top and removed the flag...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-27/woman-climbs-flagpole-removes-confe
Ex-MLB player Darryl Hamilton killed in apparent murder-suicide

...Police said the 14-month old child of Hamilton and Jordan found unharmed at the home was turned over to Child Protective Services.Hamilton, who was born in Baton Rouge, La., played for five teams over 13 seasons in the majors before retiring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-22/ex-mlb-player-darryl-ham
Statue of Ben Tillman, former governor and white supremacist, vandalized

...Iacobelli said.Iacobelli said more Bureau of Protective Services officers have been posted at the downtown complex...the clash, including officers from the Bureau of Protective Services assigned to the Statehouse, as well as Columbia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-30/statue-ben-tillman-former-gov
3 arrested in cases involving poor care for minors

...Crabbe was booked into the Richmond County jail on a charge of deprivation of a minor. Her son was placed in protective services.Around 8 p.m., police were called to Hephzibah where a 4-year-old had been seen wandering in the intersection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-04/3-arrested-cases-invol
Athens men freed from 'slave house'

...They were subsequently placed in the care of Adult Protective Services. Heard was charged with felony elder abuse, four...County Police Department, state and local Adult Protective Services, Athens-Clarke County Code Enforcement, Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-20/athens-men-freed-slave-house
Ga. health legislation: Winners and losers

...provided funding for the addition of eight GBI agents to focus on fighting elder abuse, and money to hire 11 Adult Protective Services caseworkers. And with House Bill 72, law enforcement and regulators will gain more tools to fight elder abuse.Bicyclists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-07/ga-health-legislation-wi
Hephzibah woman arrested on charge of operating unlicensed personal care home

...desist order to Burns. The department's Healthcare Facility Regulation worked with local law enforcement, Adult Protective Services and other state agencies to relocate the residents' at Burns' home, according to the statement prepared by Pamela...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-01/hephzibah-woman-arrest
Woman helps former addicts by sharing story

...came home a week later. Kate and her brother were put into foster care while her mother was investigated by Child Protective Services.Her brother became angrier and angrier and took his frustrations out on the family pets, sometimes killing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-11-07/woman-helps-former-addic
Across the region

...Flournoy-Bell also has been charged with running an unlicensed care home. The men were taken into custody by Adult Protective Services after being treated.Atlanta Zoo receives $20 million grantATLANTA - Atlanta's zoo has received a $20 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-15/across-region