Tue., December 25, 2012 5:00am
The Fulton County jail has partnered with Emory University to help inmates who have been deemed incompetent to stand trial.
Mon., December 10, 2012 6:00am
Avery Niles became commissioner of the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice Nov. 1. He's pledged to correct existing problems and strengthen...
Mon., September 24, 2012 5:00am
The U.S. Department of Justice has awarded grant money to two middle Georgia counties to implement an initiative to reduce violent gang and gun...
Mon., July 16, 2012 11:00am
Atlanta's city council is forming a task force to address crimes against students on college campuses in the city. City Council President Ceasar...
Tue., May 1, 2012 6:55am
County sheriffs across Georgia are awaiting results of an ongoing study aimed at determining how to better care for mentally ill people who are...
Thu., December 8, 2011 10:25am
Georgia State students have expressed concerns about their safety.
Thu., November 17, 2011 4:38pm
Law officers in Peach County say they're cracking down on pecan thieves, which have been on the rise now that harvesting is in full swing.
Sat., October 1, 2011 7:24am
Forsyth County officials said three more arrests have been made in the theft of more than $2.8 million worth of jewelry. Michael T. Holloway, Connie...
Tue., September 20, 2011 10:07am
New FBI statistics show that violent crime and killings are down in Georgia, mirroring a national trend. In Georgia, there were 39,072 violent...
Thu., July 14, 2011 3:44pm
Savannah-Chatham Metro police are taking the city's top investigative officer and putting him in charge of patrol. The leadership shake-up...