Richmond County police seeking lawn equipment, utility trailer thieves

Surveillance video from Aug. 24 shows the two men backing into a yard at 3112 Brendell Drive, hooking a utility trailer loaded with lawn equipment to their black Ford Explorer and driving away.

Richmond County police identify suspect in Carrie Street shootings

A suspect in a fatal shooting on Carrie Street on Sunday has been identified as Robert Ivory Anderson Jr.

Police: No child kidnapped near Lake Olmstead; 'suspicious situation' instead

...child from Lake Olmstead Park and was last seen running with the child towards the nearby stadium, according to Richmond County police dispatch. The child was reported as wearing a pink jumper outfit with her hair in a ponytail and sporting several...

Richmond County police arrest Augusta man for cocaine possession

Richmond County deputies found a bar of soap wrapped in a towel and 0.2 grams of cocaine in Clifton Willingham's back left pocket late Wednesday.

Richmond County police arrest man for possession of firearm, drugs

An Augusta man was arrested early Wednesday on charges of possession of a firearm during a crime, possession of hydrocodone and possession of marijuana.

Richmond County police arrest 3 suspects in July 24 burglary

Frank Allen Wilkins II, 19, of Evans; Gregory Bernard Washington Jr., 24, of Martinez; and Joshua Alexander Lee, 20, of Augusta, each were charged with burglary.

Rants & Raves

...right-wing sexism head on. We ignite change by getting pro-choice Democratic women elected to office.RAVE FOR RICHMOND County police. We came home from vacation and stopped to get a bite to eat downtown. We came back to the car 45 minutes later...

Rants & Raves

...guns and let them use those weapons. RANT TO THE speeders on Mike Padgett Highway in the construction zone. Richmond County police need to patrol this area more. I HOPE THAT President Obama knows what he is doing by nominating Robert McDonald...

Man eludes Richmond County police after being shocked twice by Taser; Suspect remains at large

A Richmond County deputy used a Taser twice Wednesday night to subdue a fleeing suspect, but the man still managed to get away.

Second burglary at Georgia Regents University's Christenberry Fieldhouse reported

Richmond County police are investigating a second burglary at Georgia Regents University's Christenberry Fieldhouse in less than a month.