Sheriff's office sets community event

...be held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Alleluia Community School, 2819 Peach Orchard Road.In addition to having burgers and shakes, the public will have the opportunity to meet and speak with Sheriff Richard Roundtree and his staff.

Richmond County without a homicide since June 13, longest stretch in 2015

...of the effort and strategies (our employees) have put in to reduce our homicide rate," Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree said.The first homicide of 2015 occurred Jan. 5, and there has been at least one killing per month since. July...

Richmond County Sheriff's Office holds day camp for kids

...sprinklers, playing football and basketball with officers and meeting the sheriff's office's bomb robot. Sheriff Richard Roundtree posed for pictures with the children. Each child got a copy to take home.Georgia Regents Medical Cen ter representatives...

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...

Richard Roundtree: 'I am not the man I was'

On Aug. 21, candidate Richard Roundtree won the Democratic nomination for the Richmond County sheriff's...interview, there were a few things I realized about him.Richard Roundtree is a guarded man. I guess he has to be, and like most of...

City Ink: Lee Anderson, Richard Roundtree aren't up for debates

What do Richard Roundtree and Lee Anderson have in common?Neither wants to debate his opponent...would get on the radio and say, 'Car to headquarters, check on Richard Roundtree and see how many chances he's had. And they call back and say...

Richard Roundtree could make history as Richmond County's first black sheriff

Richard Roundtree knows he would make history should he become Richmond County's first...the street will point him out and whisper."They say, 'That's Richard Roundtree; he's going to be sheriff,' " he said.

Richard Roundtree, Freddie Sanders vie for Richmond County sheriff

Name: Richard Roundtree, DemocratAge: 43Family: Children Rashad, 15, JaVarie, 7Political experience: NoneEducation: Bachelor's degree in criminal...

Richard Roundtree attributes runoff win to seeking out voters

...Ronnie Strength came up short ? and how the underdog came out on top.The winner, school system public safety Lt. Richard Roundtree, said his secret to success was no secret ? he and his campaign team tried to make personal contact with as many...