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Police hunt for suspect in trooper killing, say he's an angry survivalist bent on mass murder

...dangerous" and residents should be alert and cautious, State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan said at a news conference...with a scope, according to the police affidavit.Two state police troopers armed with rifles stood in the driveway of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-09-16/police-hunt-suspect-troope
Augusta Commissioner Donnie Smith gets early retirement for health reasons

...investigation is closed. ... I'll be able to comment then."Smith, 51, defended his 21-year career with the state police as one that included no prior complaints but many citations for service."You have to look at my entire body of work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-02/augusta-commissioner-don
6-state police plan holiday crackdown

Officers in six states will be joining to crack down on drunken driving leading up to Labor Day weekend.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-22/6-state-police-plan-holiday-
Commission votes no on property tax increase

...Monday was a presentation by Richmond County sheriff's Lt. Lewis Blanchard, who spoke on behalf of the Southern States Police Benevolent Association to urge commissioners to consider adjusting the salaries of deputies.Deputies in Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-19/commission-votes-no-prop
SC House Speaker Bobby Harrell says state grand jury investigation has ended

...be released to the public.Wilson initially declined to take Landess' complaint directly. But, in his letter to state police, he noted Landess had brought to his attention possible conflicts of interest with any review by the House Ethics Committee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-16/sc-house-speaker-bobby-harrel
SC announces drunken driving crackdown

...want to make sure we finish off strong," Jones said of the campaign, which will involve every department across the state.Police are asking people to spread the message through social media with a photo of themselves, what they're doing to protect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-14/sc-announces-drunken-d
No sign of Georgia plane in Vermont lake

...leaving the Burlington airport on a snowy night in 1971. It was headed to Providence, R.I. New York and Vermont state police worked together on the search. The plane was carrying three employees of the Atlanta, Ga., development company Cousin's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-21/no-sign-ga-plane-vermont-lak
Contributions pour in for Ben Hasan and Bob Finnegan prior to District 6 runoff

...891.52 on hand last week to spend on the runoff, including $550 and two $750 contributions from the Southern States Police Benevolent Association, an organization that endorsed him and whose CSRA chapter represents Augusta-area law enforcement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-08/contributions-
Evacuation ordered for island on North Carolina's Outer Banks

...two potential bad weather days ? although it could also be canceled on that day if the weather is bad enough, said State Police Col. Timothy Alben.The performance takes place in the Hatch Shell along the Charles River Esplanade. Fireworks are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-02/evacuation-ordered-island-nor
Overtime

...Lutzenkirchen, a fan favorite who played on the 2010 national title team, has died in a one-car crash in Georgia, state police said.Authorities said Lutzen kirchen, 23, was ejected from a 2006 Chevrolet Tahoe when it overturned several times...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-29/overtime