Thu., July 18, 2013 11:00am
Authorities in Gainesville are investigating the theft of at least $8,000 worth of copper from a downtown arts center. Quinlan Visual Arts Center...
Tue., January 8, 2013 1:00pm
Police are investigating the theft of $300,000 in wiring from a northwest Atlanta warehouse that's been transformed into a movie set for an...
Fri., March 2, 2012 8:19am
The Georgia Senate has approved a bill targeting scrap metal theft that places more requirements on recyclers and addresses what supporters of the...
Fri., February 10, 2012 10:00am
A Georgia Senate panel has approved a bill targeting scrap metal theft that places more requirements on recyclers and requires sellers of used cars...
Fri., January 27, 2012 5:08pm
Theft of copper and other metals is getting a lot of attention in the General Assembly this year. At least three bills in the legislature aim to...
Mon., December 19, 2011 6:45am
Georgia Transmission Corp., which supplies power to most of the state’s electric membership cooperatives, has seen nearly twice as many copper thefts...
Tue., July 19, 2011 3:13pm
The city of Columbus is offering up to $1,000 for information that helps catch copper thieves.
Wed., July 6, 2011 1:34pm
Theft of wiring and scrap metal is an expensive problem showing no signs of subsiding for businesses and homeowners. But there’s a new technology...
Thu., July 8, 2010 5:02pm
Utilities across the state have renewed a call for help from the public in fighting metal theft in Georgia.