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Former South Carolina officer charged in death of black motorist sues over representation

...for Michael Slager filed a breach of contract lawsuit on Tuesday in federal court in Charleston against the Southern States Police Benevolent Association.The suit alleges Slager, who's charged in the slaying of Walter Scott, was never provided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-11-11/former-south-carolina-officer-charg
Sales tax Q&A: Who is funding the campaign for the sales tax?

...according to a report Monday.The group Secure Augus ta's Future reported $1,000 contributions from the Sou thern States Police Bene vo lent Association; trucking and warehousing firm RBW Lo gistics; and businessman Barry Storey. The group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-10-26/who-funding-campaign-sal
NAACP march makes its way to Augusta

...Montgomery, Ala., to advocate for voting rights. The march was first cut short by violent intervention from local and state police in what became known as Bloody Sunday. The second march, led by Martin Luther King Jr. was turned around at the Edmund...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-21/naacp-march-makes-it-way-augu
Lockdown lifted following Savannah State University campus shooting

Savannah State police said a shooting took place late Thursday night near the student union on campus.One male was taken to a local hospital for treatment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-28/lockdown-lifted-following-sa
Savannah State student shot, killed on campus

...metro Atlanta area, died at a local hospital, officials said.Classes were delayed until 10 a.m. today.Savannah State police said the shooting took place late Thursday night near the student union on campus.No description of the suspect was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-28/savannah-state-student-shot-killed-
Theater gunman's family called him mentally ill, violent

...once lived in Lafayette, but he died 35 years ago. "We don't know why he decided to stop and stay in Lafayette."State police superintendent Col. Michael D. Edmonson said there were about 100 people inside the theater at the time of the shooting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-24/theater-gunmans-family-cal
Mother used her two children to help shoplift items at Augusta Wal-Mart, police say

...Her younger child rode in the cart and appeared to be attempting to conceal some of the merchandise, the report states. Police recovered 119 items, including large items like a deep fryer, indoor grill and slow cooker. All the items were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-22/mother-used-her-two-ch
Witnesses describe 2012 fatal wreck on River Watch Parkway

...Sullivan's SUV revealed she was going 76 to 78 mph within seconds of the crash, testified Cpl. Barry Smith of the Georgia State Police. Also in the report generated from information from the device ? similar to a airplane's black box ? was that it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-16/witnesses-describe-201
Overtime

...begins a mandatory three-day minicamp Tuesday.? Former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes was cited by state police Friday for rear-ending another vehicle on a Massachusetts highway then leaving the scene.Spikes, 27, is accused...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-12/overtime
Domestic violence charges against Ray Rice are dismissed

...arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia after being stopped by Alabama State Police on May 5.BRONCOS: Defensive end Antonio Smith is under investigation in Texas over a criminal allegation the local sheriff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-21/domestic-violence-charges-aga