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Richmond County Sheriff's Office body camera policy now in effect

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office has finalized its body camera policy, which lays out when officers are required to record interactions with the public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-24/richmond-county-sherif
Augusta man beaten by group wanting to use vehicle

...block of Wrightsboro Road, where the 29-year-old victim had been approached by the group, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office report.After being refused, the group of men punched the victim in the head. He was treated for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-26/augusta-man-beaten-gro
2005 slaying of woman found with baby still unsolved

...death.According to Augusta Chron icle archives, Richmond County sheriff's deputies found Evans after her upstairs neighbors...meantime.In a 2006 interview with The Chronicle, Richmond County sheriff's Investigator Blaise Dresser said the case...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-26/2005-slaying-woman-fou
Push to test old rape kits creates backlog for GBI crime lab

...where detectives do not believe a crime was committed.There are also untested kits in the evidence room of the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, according to Lt. Allan Rollins, the public information officer."We do have kits where it was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-27/push-test-old-rape-kit
Richmond County sheriff's deputy cleared of rape accusations

A Richmond County sheriff's deputy accused of raping...sheriff's investigators that Richmond County sheriff's Cpl. Jason Turner raped...notified of the findings. The Richmond County Sheriff's Office has also closed its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-17/richmond-county-sherif
Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...July 21, 2015 Richmond County Crime The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is charged with law enforcement duties...residents of Richmond County and employees of the Richmond County Sheriff?s Office. Services include administrative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/richmond-county-crime
Deputy James D. Paugh | The Augusta Chronicle

...Monday, Jan. 16, 2012 Deputy James D. Paugh Richmond County Sheriff's Office deputy James D. Paugh was fatally...a soldier who ended up shooting and killing a Richmond County sheriff?s deputy before killing ... Hundreds came...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/deputy-james-d-paugh
Computer equipment stolen from elementary school

...Elementary School after smashing their way into a classroom, a police report states.Principal Sharon Ray told Richmond County sheriff's deputies Saturday that the burglar used a large rock to break into a classroom and take the equipment, valued...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-25/computer-equipment-sto
Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...July 21, 2015 Richmond County Crime The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is charged with law enforcement duties...residents of Richmond County and employees of the Richmond County Sheriff?s Office. Services include administrative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/richmond-county-sheriffs-office
Speeding citations up in Richmond County; fatalities down

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office should pass last year's speeding ticket total, but it's also on track to see fewer traffic fatalities.According...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-25/speeding-citations-ric