Prosecutors in Bibb County say they've received results of a GBI investigation into state Senator David Lucas. The Macon Democrat allegedly choked the 14-year-old grandson of his wife's political opponent during a campaign melee in August.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is inviting public comment as part of its effort to obtain re-accreditation. The agency is seeking re-accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. Assessors arrive later this month.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is probing the death of a south Georgia sheriff. Authorities say Miller County Sheriff H.E. Glass, known as "Buddy," was found dead at his home in Colquitt Saturday morning.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has announced warrants have been issued for nearly 100 people suspected of distributing child pornography over the Internet. GBI spokesman John Bankhead says the three-month investigation involved 47 federal, state, and local law enforcement and criminal justice agencies.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has begun a probe of spending practices in the Chatham County Coroner's Office. The GBI investigation comes after auditors for Chatham County questioned more than $200,000 in expenses filed by the Savannah area's longtime coroner, Dr. James C. Metts Jr., who resigned earlier this month, just weeks after winning re-election.
A Dawson County, Ga., prosecutor who was allegedly being investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been found dead. The Times of Gainesville quotes the District 4 Florida Medical Examiner's Office in Jacksonville, Fla., as confirming the death of John G. Wilbanks Jr.