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Sanders gets raucous, but mostly white welcome in South Carolina as he works for black support

...in Columbia, noting that he worked with officers when serving as a mayor. "But, as in the case with any other public official, when a police officer breaks the law, that officer must be held accountable."Sanders' South Carolina speech...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-21/sanders-gets-raucous-mostly-w
Augusta doctor indicted in bribery case of DEA agent, sheriff's deputy

...been indicted on a federal charge of bribery of a public official.According to the indictment returned by a federal...arrested. An arraignment date is pending.Bribery of a public official is punishable by up to 15 years in prison.Ohri graduated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-09/augusta-doctor-indicte
Ex-prison worker indicted for inmate relationship

...returned an indictment Tuesday against Stephanie Nanette Lewis, 45. The indictment accuses her of violation oath of a public official, sexual assault against a person in custody, crossing guard line with drugs, trading with inmates and possession...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-18/ex-prison-worker-indic
Former North Augusta officer to face two criminal charges in fatal shooting

...The grand jury then returned an indictment accusing Craven of the misdemeanor offense of misconduct in office by a public official, Myers said.If indicted on the new charge, Craven will face both charges, Myers said.Craven was charged with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-08/former-north-augusta-o
For the record

...homeless, attempted removal of a weapon from a public official, obstruction of a law enforcement officer, a misdemeanor...enforcement officer, attempted removal of a weapon from a public official, possession of cocaine, possession of a controlled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-05-13/record
Lawman charged in shooting vows to continue as sheriff

...recommend whether sanctions should be imposed."If a public official, including a sheriff, is convicted of a felony then...thus far."Of course he's a sheriff, he's a public official, he's a law enforcement official and he's involved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-07/lawman-charged-shootin
Test your Augusta knowledge with quiz

...up and down its streets:A. SidewalksB. GuttersC. Rose bushesD. Street lights10. In May 2002, this longtime public official announced he would leave office after 34 years.A. Jack ConnellB. Charles WalkerC. R.A. DentD. Larry Sconyers

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-02/test-your-augusta-knowledge-q
Despite modern controversies, United States still manages to survive

...Roundtree's office for taking the initiative to remove illegal signs from public rights of way.How refreshing to have a public official who cares about the appearance of our city. The Inspections Department, which is supposed to regulate such things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-04-11/despite-modern-c
Getting off easy

...more justice than Craven would receive facing the only other charge in the incident ? misconduct in office by a public official, a misdemeanor.Craven was arrested Tuesday and is free on bond. Just last week the governments of North Augusta and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-09/getting-easy
SC county official faces drug charges

BISHOPVILLE, S.C. - Another public official has been arrested in the same South Carolina county whose former sheriff is facing federal drug charges.Multiple media outlets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-05-21/sc-county-official-faces-dru
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