Lakeside's Rashad Roundtree enjoying time in spotlight as five-star prospect

...and received offers.But Roundtree remained humble. His support system includes his mother Angela, his father Richard Roundtree, the Richmond County sheriff, and his uncle, Raleigh Roundtree, Josey's current coach and a former NFL player...

Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree announces downtown Augusta policing unit

Business owners are hopeful that a plan unveiled Thursday by Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree will change the perception of a dangerous downtown.Although he said he thinks Augusta's downtown is no different from other...

Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree announces sales tax support

Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree on Tuesday announced his support for the upcoming tax package at a news conference, saying the measure enhances public safety...

Hundreds attend Burgers and Shakes event with Richmond County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff Richard Roundtree said interaction with the public was the main goal of the Burgers and Shakes event.

Event organizer upset forfeited guns aren't destroyed

...sheriff's office announced that it had accumulated more than 5,000 firearms that had to be sold or retained. Sheriff Richard Roundtree decided to auction off more than 1,400.Watson, who forfeited 62 firearms in two years to the department, said...

Commission votes no on property tax increase

...Richmond County start out with a salary of $29,148.86, compared to the state average of $34,726.36. Sheriff Richard Roundtree is asking that deputies making less than $35,000 receive a pay increase of $3,000."We need to do whatever...

Kroc Center hasn't spurred hoped for Harrisburg revitalization, some say

...neglect in their houses; the nonprofit Take Back the Block began rehabilitating dilapidated houses; and Sheriff Richard Roundtree, elected in 2012, launched a community policing program that residents say has drastically suppressed crime.Despite...

Richmond County Sheriff's Office to hold burgers, shakes event Thursday

...11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Augusta Common. The luncheon is free. No tickets are required.Sheriff Richard Roundtree and representatives from various departments in the agency will be at the event to answer questions or address concerns...

Richmond County Sheriff's Office hopes for state certification this year

Among Sheriff Richard Roundtree's 10 goals when he took office was to run an agency that was state certified within his first term. Though it was once a pipe dream, he's on the verge of doing a little more than that.

Roundtree, GRU professor to discuss Reinaldo Rivera serial killer case on TV

Richard Roundtree vividly recalls the moment he discovered that he had a serial killer in custody.It was in October 2000, and the Richmond County...