Fri., January 16, 2015 5:52pm
This Week In The News With Tom Barton: 1/16/15
Tom Barton, Editorial Page Editor at the Savannah Morning News, joins GPB Savannah's Sarah McCammon for a discussion of the week's news. This week: a dispute over the future of the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department continues.
Fri., January 16, 2015 5:28pm
Savannah's Violent Crime Rate Climbs 8.8 Percent
The new Savannah-Chatham police chief, Jack Lumpkin, calls the numbers "unacceptable." He's calling for more cooperation between police and the public to reduce crime.
Wed., January 14, 2015 5:36pm
"Love/Dream" Projects Asks Savannahians About Their Hopes For The City
A new project by the group Emergent Savannah asks residents what they love about Savannah and what they dream for the city.
Tue., January 13, 2015 6:02pm
Ajibade Case Raises Questions Of Race, Mental Health And Law Enforcement
Jessica Leigh Lebos of Connect Savannah discusses her column about Matthew Ajibade, the young black man who died at the Chatham County Detention Center on Jan. 1, 2015.
Fri., January 2, 2015 5:36pm
This Week With Tom Barton: What's Ahead For 2015
Big issues for the New Year include education and crime, mayoral and city council elections, and public transportation.
Fri., December 12, 2014 5:49pm
This Week With Tom Barton: 12/12/14
GPB's Sarah McCammon talks with Tom Barton of the Savannah Morning News about the new police chief's first month, and the legacy of Sherman's March.
Tue., September 16, 2014 4:30pm
Monroe County Mourns Slain Deputy
Monroe County is mourning the death of Deputy Michael Norris, killed in the line of duty.
Tue., August 19, 2014 4:42pm
Savannah State Students Plan Ferguson-Focused Protest In Downtown Savannah
Organizers say the march on Saturday will protest the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in Missouri by a white police officer.
Fri., August 8, 2014 1:56pm
This Week With Tom Barton: Problems at the PD
Challenges continue for Savannah police amidst a spate of violent crime.
Tue., July 29, 2014 7:52pm
Chatham County Threatens To Dissolve Police Merger If Negotiations With City Fail
County officials say they're paying too much toward the merged city-county police department under the current agreement.
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