APD: 3-year-old abuse victim dies

A 3-year-old victim of sexual abuse died, according to the Albany Police Department (APD).

  Man, woman charged in number of sex, battery offenses

  Man wanted after shooting in Valdosta

Decatur Co. law enforcement looking for robbers

Grady Co. Sheriff wants this sex offender

UPDATE: GBI ID’s victim in Grady Co. death

  APD: Investigation underway into ‘heinous crime’ of child abuse

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GA insurance commissioner suspended by governor

Sentences handed down in Tifton murder trial

  Day 4: Witness testimony continues in Albany nightclub death trial

Opening statements wrap up in Albany nightclub death trial

  Defense claims defendant was in the 'wrong place at wrong time’ in 2016 Sylvester death

  Kemp requests resignation of GA insurance commissioner

  Woman pleads guilty in federal Medicaid fraud case

Angela Vick is accused of submitting false and fraudulent Medicaid claims for speech-language therapy services that were never provided to the Medicaid members or the recipients for whom they were billed.

1 injured in South Albany shooting

One person was injured after a Tuesday late night shooting in South Albany, according to the Albany Police Department (APD).

Police search for suspect after Cordele armed robbery

Cordele Police are looking for an armed robbery suspect that robbed the China One on the 1200 block of 16th Ave.

Sheriff’s Office: Lee Co. man arrested on charges related to soliciting or enticing a child

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office reported Tuesday that it arrested a man on multiple charges related to soliciting or enticing a child.

Police search for suspect in Mother’s Day assault

Verdict handed down for Valdosta doctor accused of fraud

2 men sentenced for Atkinson Co. drive-by shooting

UPDATE: Americus shooting victim identified

Savannah officer shot, killed responding to robbery call

  2017 nightclub murder trial gets underway

  Man set to go to trial in 2016 Sylvester death

A Sylvester man will go to trial Monday in connection to a 2016 murder trial.

Albany Police on the hunt for armed robbery suspect

Albany police are on the hunt for an armed robbery suspect that took cash from Neighborhood Grocery on the 700 block of Johnson Road.

Albany Police investigate nightclub shooting that leaves one in the hospital

Two men were treated for injuries after a fight broke out at Charlie B's nightclub leading to a man getting shot.

Albany police investigate burglary on Clark Ave.

The Albany Police Department is investigating a store break-in that happened at the Exxon Gas Station on Clark Avenue Saturday morning.

Most Wanted: Tirei Jefferson

Sylvester Police are looking for a man they say fired several shot during a brawl.

  Death penalty off the table in Colquitt Co. mass killing case, trial date set

The man accused of killing five of his friends will not face the death penalty in a trial, which is set for July.

  Police chief: Minors sold liquor at Dawson gas station

Dawson’s top cop said keeping alcohol away from youth will prevent them from getting into other trouble.

  15 entering autos happened in Lee Co. in less than a day

The Lee County Sheriff’s office needs your help bringing in suspects who broke into 15 cars less than 24 hours ago across the county.

  Albany police chief looks for ways to combat crimes at stores, public places

The Albany Police Department (APD) said immediately stopping crooks in their tracks and protecting people is a top priority, even at convenience stores.

  Man sentenced in death of Lowndes Co. sheriff’s deputy

The sentence for a man charged in the death of a Lowndes County Sheriff’s Deputy has been handed down.

  Man charged with using Bibles to smuggle drugs into GA jail says he’s innocent

A man charged in connection to the Bible drug smuggling operation at the Cook County Jail is maintaining his innocence.

  Suspect identified in Sylvester J & J Grocery shooting

Police have identified a suspect after several shots were fired outside a Sylvester convenience store.

  This escaped North GA inmate could be in South GA, reward offered

The United States Marshals Service and Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force are looking for an inmate who escaped from a work detail in Carroll County and could be in South Georgia.

APD looking for West Broad home invaders

The Albany Police Department (APD) is on the lookout for as many as half a dozen men who went into an apartment and held a couple at gunpoint, about 3 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Suspect in custody after student shot at Savannah State housing facility

According to school officials, the incident occurred at University Commons Building 32.

  South Slappey store robbed at gun point

An armed robbery happened at a business on South Slappey late Tuesday night, according to the Albany Police Department (APD).

  Cook Co. law enforcement breaks up meth ring that used Bibles

The Cook County Sheriff’s Office busted up an operation that used Bibles to smuggle drugs into their jail.

Valdosta neighborhood reacts to two recent violent crimes

One Valdosta woman is pleading with her community to come together, after reports that one man was shot, and another was stabbed in her neighborhood.

Dougherty Co. murder trial appeal to go in front of GA Supreme Court

The Georgia State Supreme Court will hear the appeal of a a Dougherty County murder case tomorrow. A Dougherty County trial court judge dismissed murder charges against Monquez Jackson back in 2017.

  Meth bust lands three in Lowndes Co. jail

They found 83 grams, just under three ounces, of methamphetamine, valued at over $8,000, and some guns, according to Sheriff Ashley Paulk.

  Three arrested for violent Coffee Co. robbery

A homeowner was severely injured when he was beaten with a shotgn

Deputies: Man admitted to stealing $300,000 from Thomasville business

A man has been arrested in Thomas County, accused of embezzling over $300,000 from a local business.

Valdosta doctor on trial, accused of Medicare and Medicaid fraud

Court records show Douglas Moss and his physician’s assistant are accused of submitting 31,000 claims in three years for patients at local nursing homes, including claims for services that were never rendered.

Valdosta neighborhood reacts to child sex exploitation sting arrest

Neighbors told WALB they were floored that he was living right under their noses. Many said they saw Slaughter in passing, and gave him rides.

Valdosta neighborhood sees second violent crime in a matter of days

A Valdosta man is recovering this evening, after police say he was stabbed while trying to break up a fight.

  2 kilos of meth found during Crisp Co. traffic stop

A traffic stop on GA 40/I-75 in Crisp County Sunday morning led to the discovery of 2 kilos of methamphetamine and an arrest, according to the Crisp County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO).

DNA tests, dogged detectives credited with solving 1988 case

Authorities say they have arrested the man who stabbed an 80-year-old woman to death in her South Carolina home more than 30 years ago

Thomasville police want to know if you’ve seen this prowler

The Thomasville Police Department (TPD) is looking for a prowler and wondering if you can help them.

  Police: Man exposes himself to children at Valdosta Wendy’s

A man is behind bars, accused of exposing himself to children while at a restaurant in Valdosta.

Man charged with murder for punching newborn son after losing video game

A man was arrested after police say he punched his one-month-old son in the head, out of frustration over losing a video game.

  ‘Any day that I come in here, it’s like my heart is in my throat’

“He was not only my father, he was my best friend," Sue Bettison, Bob Bettison’s daughter, said. "I worked with him everyday for forty years and I miss him.”

Georgia launches nation-wide campaign to end human sex trafficking

Attorney General Chris Carr spearheaded his own campaign to work to end child sex trafficking — an initiative now taking effect across the nation.

  31 arrested in GA during child exploitation sting

Seventeen children were rescued or identified as victims, the GBI said Friday.

  Robert Carter II case headed to Thomas Co. grand jury

The case of a Thomasville man charged with malice murder and other offenses is set to go before a grand jury, according to District Attorney Brad Shealy.

  Boston residents upset, worried with lack of police force

This week, concerned residents of Boston are finding out they're without a city police force.

  Several shots fired at East Albany home

What police officers thought was a criminal trespassing case turned into a shooting Wednesday in East Albany.

  GA man convicted in 1994 death of ex-girlfriend executed

A Georgia death row inmate was executed Thursday night in Jackson.

  Verdict handed down in 2016 Tifton murder trial

Jackson was charged with malice and felony murder, aggravated assault and first degree home invasion in the death of Odell Chaney, 53, of Tifton.

  Most Wanted: Nathaniel Bass

The Cordele Police Department is looking for an entering auto suspect after several items were stolen.

Execution Thursday for GA man accused in 1994 killing of ex-girlfriend, one other

A man who killed his ex-girlfriend and another woman nearly 25 years ago is set to be executed in Georgia on Thursday, May 2.

  Police release video of South Albany convenience store shooting

Albany Police released video of the shocking shooting of a customer outside Brothers Corner Store in South Albany Monday night.

  Counterfeit money circulating in Thomasville

Thomasville Police warn of counterfeit money circulating in the area.

  Thomas Co. man arrested in child molestation case

A 12-year-old’s hospital visit led to ER staff calling the police.

  Rash of car break-ins under investigation in Lee County

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office said they’ve seen close to 20 car break-ins within the last 30 days, and most were from unlocked cars.

  Experts say new technology is hurting and helping cyber crime

Georgians are taking some of the biggest hits in the country from cyber crime.

  Albany police chief addresses crimes at Brothers Corner Store

Many have expressed their concerns about the number of incidents that have happened at the Brothers Corner Store in Albany in recent years.

  'I could’ve been burying one of my kids today’: Albany mother pleads for answers after she was shot protecting her family

An Albany mother is pleading for others to come forward after she said her apartment was shot nearly 30 times last week.

  Tifton woman sentenced for meth distribution

A Tifton woman has been sentenced after pleading guilty to possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine, according to Charles Peeler, the United States attorney for the Middle District of Georgia.

  ‘The Albany Police Department wants people to feel safe in the Six Points area’

Two people are in the Albany Police Department’s (APD) custody following a shooting that happened just before midnight Monday at Brothers Corner Store in the 1100 block of Newton Road.

Valdosta shooting under investigation

The Valdosta Police Department (VPD) is investigating a shooting that happened late Tuesday night.

Man arrested in 2016 Moultrie missing woman case denied bond

A man arrested in 2016 missing woman case in Moultrie was denied bond Monday.

Suspect in Monday Brothers Store shooting denied bond

A man charged with three different counts in a late night store shooting was denied bond Wednesday morning at the Dougherty County Jail Magistrate Court.

I-75 traffic stop nets 180 lbs of marijuana

A Monday traffic stop on I-75 turned into a drug arrest as almost 200 pounds of marijuana was seized, according to the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office.

  Former Dawson city manager enters pleas

He was arrested in November 2018 for aggravated sodomy and placed in the Terrell County Jail.

5 teens charged after attempted burglary prompts schools to briefly lockdown

Five teenagers have been charged after Deerfield-Windsor, Westover High and Lake Park Elementary schools were placed under lockdown Tuesday when the Albany Police Department (APD) told the schools about a burglary attempt in the nearby area.

Day 2: Man claims self-defense in Tifton murder trial

He is accused of stabbing Odell Chaney 13 times with a knife that ultimately lead to his death moments later.

Georgia woman sentenced to die for murder of stepdaughter

Authorities say Emani Moss weighed only 32 pounds when her body was found.

Man tries to steal saw from Albany Chain Gang

The Albany Chain Gang said they are grateful to the Albany Police Department for responding so quickly when a man tried to steal their equipment.