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Body of woman, 81, found in Wilkes ditch

...Washington, Ga., according to a statement from Pat Morgan, agent in charge of the Thomson GBI office.Wilkes County sheriff's deputies found her about 8:30 a.m. off Gordon Street in Washington.Her body was taken to the GBI Crime Lab in Decatur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/body-woman-81-found-wi
Across South Carolina

...connection with a cockfighting operation that authorities uncovered in Marlboro County.Sheriff Fred Knight said sheriff's deputies and other officers raided a house in Wallace on Saturday, arresting 27 people from North and South Carolina.He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-30/across-south-carolina
Augusta man accused of armed robbery

...one count of armed robbery, according to Richmond County jail records.About 1:45 a.m., Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to the Hampton Inn at 3030 Washington Road in reference to the theft, according to a report.A witness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-28/augusta-man-accused-ar
Downtown Safety | The Augusta Chronicle

...highly visible team of officers in downtown Augusta. The new SMART Unit made up of community safety officers and sheriff's deputies officially hit the ... Police are searching for a suspect after an Augusta woman was robbed Wednesday morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/downtown-safety
Toddler found dead in Ga. lake

...reports that the parents told authorities the child had wandered away from home without their knowledge, prompting sheriff's deputies to begin a search of the area Wednesday morning.Baldwin County sheriff's Maj. Scott Deason said one of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-26/toddler-found-dead-ga-lake
Tip leads to arrest in Monday fire at Augusta Road home

...William Treadaway was booked into the Aiken County Detention Center for arson in the third degree on Wednesday.Sheriff's deputies and firefighters were called to a residential fire at 1770 Augusta Road early Monday. The bloodhound tracking team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-26/tip-leads-arrest-monda
Augusta mother charged after police find home unsanitary

...and her children living in unsanitary conditions after their water was cut off two months ago.A Richmond County sheriff's deputy made the discovery at the home on the 200 block of Ellis Street while responding to reports of an attempted theft...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-26/augusta-mother-charged
Suspect arrested in Aiken house arson

...Treadaway was booked into the Aiken County Detention Center on a charge of arson in the third degree on Wednesday.Sheriff's deputies and firefighters were called to a residential fire at 1770 Augusta Road early Monday. The bloodhound tracking team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-26/suspect-arrested-aiken
Chase through 3 counties ends in arrest

...high-speed chase through three counties. Columbia County sheriff's deputies tried to stop Patrick Benjamin Buxton, 24, in...continued into Richmond County, where Richmond County sheriff's deputies joined the pursuit. Once Buxton crossed into South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-24/chase-through-3-counti
Man reports robbery on Eve Street

An Augusta man was robbed at gunpoint while walking on Eve Street early Friday, police said.Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to the 1800 block of Jenkin Street about 4:10 a.m. The 25-year-old victim said he was walking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-22/man-reports-robbery-ev