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Civil suit will proceed against GRU officers

...lawsuit filed by an Augusta man hit with 50,000 volts of electricity during a traffic stop by a Georgia Regents University police officer has survived its first challenge in U.S. District Court.In an order filed Aug. 21, U.S. District Judge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-27/civil-suit-will-procee
What took so long?

...than 19 times, shooting people with it on 13 of those occasions ? more than twice the frequency of any other university police officer.And his total use-of-force incidents during the period ? 24 ? was by far the most of any of the school's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-10-05/what-took-so-long
Augusta University officer on leave given raise in July

An Augusta University police officer recently placed on leave and found to have used force more than his peers received a raise in July, according to documents obtained...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-22/augusta-university-off
Smyrna officer involved in shooting got good reviews

...as he drove a vehicle toward a Kennesaw State University police officer in March 2013.It also says he drove above the...visual and audible signals by two other uniformed university police officers in marked police vehicles.Kennesaw State is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-02/smyrna-officer-involved-shoot
Police: Officers shot man in Maserati who drove toward them

...as he drove a vehicle toward a Kennesaw State University police officer in March 2013. It also says he drove above the...visual and audible signals by two other uniformed university police officers in marked police vehicles. Kennesaw State is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-25/police-officers-shot-man-maserati-w
Georgia Regents University officer involved in shooting returns to work

A Georgia Regents University police officer involved in a shooting at the school's dormitories late last month has returned to work, officials say.GRU Director of Media...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-03-04/georgia-regents-univer
Civil rights suit filed against GRU police officer in tasing case

An Augusta man repeatedly shocked with a stun gun by a Georgia Re gents University police officer filed suit Friday in U.S. District Court.Named as defendants in Fred erick Gibbons' suit are GRU Officer Wes ley Martin and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-02-28/civil-rights-suit-file
Probation term for young man who fled from traffic stop

...Richmond County Superior Court on charges filed in connection with a Nov. 2, 2013, encounter with Georgia Regents University Police Officer Wesley Martin.Martin, whose use of force surpasses any other GRU officer's, claimed James tried to run...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-30/probation-term-young-m
Augusta man acquitted of most serious charges in GRU police shooting case

Keith James was the one who needed protection the night Georgia Regents University Police Officer Wesley Martin stopped him, his attorney argued to the jury in closing Thursday.A few hours later, the Richmond County Superior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-29/augusta-man-acquitted-
Augusta man shot at by GRU officer on trial

The first of two young men shot at by a Georgia Regents University police officer could learn today whether a jury believes he committed a series of crimes before and after the shots were fired.Keith J. James...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-28/augusta-man-shot-gru-o