Crime

  Bluffton man arrested for criminal sexual conduct with a minor

The Bluffton Police Department has arrested a 72-year-old man for Criminal Sexual Conduct with a Minor.

Suspects arrested for selling drugs, firearms in Southeast Ga.

Savannah man charged with possession of child pornography

  Home invasion under investigation in Yemassee

Midway couple indicted on multiple child pornography charges

Person of interest wanted in hit-and-run incident at Berwick shopping center parking lot

  Man shot, killed at pool party on St. Helena Island

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SLED charges Hampton Co. teen with murder in connection to fatal May 3 shooting

  GBI arrests man who filmed shooting of Ahmaud Arbery

South Florida Amber Alert cancelled, 9-year-old boy found deceased

Port Wentworth Police arrest suspect in murder-for-hire investigation

  Statesboro Police cracking down on fake ID’s after bust

  Woman reports man exposed self on Washington Ave.

15 Georgians arrested on child exploitation charges during COVID-19 pandemic

Since mid-March when public schools across the state of Georgia shut down, more than a dozen Georgians have been arrested on online child exploitation charges.

S.C. man’s stolen identity used in attempt to purchase power sport vehicle, suspect arrested

A man is behind bars after attempting to purchase a power sport vehicle with the stolen identity of a South Carolina man.

  Suspects arrested after drug bust in Statesboro

Police in Statesboro say they’ve busted a major drug hub with arrests and more arrests pending.

1 dead after shooting on Largo Drive

The Savannah Police Department is investigating after a shooting victim was found Tuesday morning on Largo Drive.

Suspect accused of intentionally hitting ex-boyfriend with vehicle

Bond denied for SC mother accused of setting car on fire with 14-month-old baby inside

Suspects charged with death of another after 2018 bicycle crash in Liberty Co.

Texts show Glynn County Police previously enlisted help from suspect in Arbery shooting

Suspects identified in officer-involved shooting with North Charleston Police

  Ridgeland Correctional Institution lieutenant charged with trying to sexually assault co-worker

  Authorities: 1 dead, 1 in custody after officer-involved shooting at S.C. I-26 rest area

Multiple law enforcement agencies are at the scene of an officer-involved shooting early Friday morning at a rest stop along I-26.

SC Lawmakers working to abolish “Citizen’s Arrest” law

As it exists, the law gives people the power to arrest someone who has committed a crime. South Carolina takes the law one step further, by allowing lethal force in some cases.

CCPD investigating shooting after two victims found Thursday

The Chatham County Police Department is investigating a shooting after two victims were found on Thursday.

  New charges in New Year’s Eve assault case

New charges have been filed in the case of a New Year’s Eve assault.

Savannah Police investigating deadly shooting on Pinetree Road

The Savannah Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting on Pinetree Road.

  Wanted supsect arrested in Port Wentworth neighborhood

A wanted suspect was arrested in a Port Wentworth neighborhood on Wednesday, according to the Port Wentworth Police Department.

Suspect charged with murder in Nov. 2019 shooting on Fairmont Ave.

A suspect has been charged with a deadly shooting in Nov. 2019 in Savannah.

Police investigate fatal shooting at Walterboro hotel

Walterboro Police say a shooting that left a man dead early Sunday morning appears to be domestic-related.

  Monday marks one year since shooting death of Savannah police sergeant

Monday marks one year since Savannah Police Department Sergeant Kelvin Ansari was shot and killed in the line of duty.

GBI releases new details after father, son charged with murder of Ahmaud Arbery

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has arrested two men in relation to the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery in Glynn County.

  GBI: ‘Sufficient probable cause’ for arrest of father, son in shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery

A judge officially denied bond for Gregory and Travis McMichael on Friday.

Rep. Smyre pushing for final passage of Georgia Hate Crimes Act

One Georgia lawmaker is pushing for the final passage of the Georgia Hate Crimes Act in the wake of the unarmed jogger’s death.

Savannah Police investigating fatal cutting at President Street homeless camp

The Savannah Police Department is investigating a homicide at the President Street homeless camp on Thursday.

  Suspect arrested for killing teenage girl on W. 60th Street in February

A 25-year-old suspect has been charged with the murder of a teenage girl on Feb. 8 in Savannah.

Savannah Police seek information in ongoing robbery investigation

The Savannah Police Department is seeking information in an ongoing investigation that victimized a 74-year-old man.

  3 people injured after shots fired in the Groveland area of Bulloch Co.

The Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after three people were injured after shots were fired in the Groveland community on Wednesday afternoon.

Candler Co. coroner arrested for stealing campaign signs of his election competition

The Candler County coroner has been arrested and accused of stealing campaign signs of his competition.

  1 suspect arrested, search continues for 2 others connected to police chase on Hwy 21

The search is underway for three suspects connected to a theft in Rincon that resulted in a police chase Thursday afternoon.

  Suspect in shooting of 72-year-old woman also suspect in a machete attack

Beaufort Police say a break in the case may mean justice for a 72-year-old woman who was shot while on a jog.

Police searching for suspect in Beaufort County stabbing

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for information in finding an attempted murder suspect.

Odum man arrested, charged with attempted rape

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office has arrested and charged a 23-year-old Odum resident with attempted rape.

  Hinesville church vandalized 10 months after lightning strike caused massive fire

A church in Hinesville was vandalized just 10 months after it was destroyed by a fire.

  No charges filed after Richmond Hill shooting injures 1

The shooter was arrested and after questioning was released due to self-defense. No charges were filed.

Suspect arrested after shooting near Victory Dr. between Hopkins, Bulloch streets

The Savannah Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred Monday near Victory Drive between Hopkins and Bulloch streets.

Coroner identifies victims in apparent Colleton County murder-suicide

Colleton County authorities say autopsies were being conducted Tuesday on the victims of what deputies say was a murder-suicide.

Savannah Police work to identify people of interest

Savannah Police are working to identify two people they say are of interest in an ongoing criminal investigation.

Savannah, Chatham Co. police recover stolen vehicle in Georgetown pond

A stolen car from Savannah was found in a Chatham County pond Sunday afternoon.

Effingham Co. Sheriff’s Office seeks suspect wanted in aggravated assault

Deputies with the Effingham County Sheriff’s Office are looking for a suspect wanted in aggravated assault.

Garden City child shot and killed; mother arrested

The Garden City Police Department confirmed that an 11-year-old boy was shot on April 12, and died on April 20.

Suspect wanted for shooting on Calf Pen Bay Road in Pineland, S.C. arrested in Fla.

A suspect wanted in connection to a shooting in Pineland, S.C. has been arrested in Florida.

Savannah Police investigating suspicious death of a child

The Savannah Police Department is investigating the suspicious death of a child.

  Temporary delivery worker accused of stealing pistol

Store closings and quarantines have many of us ordering more things than ever before. Delivery companies have added temporary workers to help handle it all.

Deputies searching for 2 stolen vehicles from the Bluffton area

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to locate two vehicles that were both stolen from the area of Browns Bluff Lane in Bluffton early Friday morning.

Bluffton man facing burglary, kidnapping charges

A Bluffton man is in jail charged with burglary and kidnapping after police say he kidnapped his ex-girlfriend's 5-year-old son Thursday morning.

N.C. woman gets 3 years in prison for posing as FBI agent on dating website

A Monroe woman was sentenced to three years in prison for posing as an FBI agent on a dating website and illegally having a gun.

  Beaufort PD seeks information on vehicle of interest in Lafayette St. shooting case

Beaufort Police Department investigators are asking for any information regarding a vehicle of interest in connection to a shooting Wednesday on Lafayette Street.

GBI investigating death on Stewart St. in Bacon Co.

The GBI’s Douglas Regional Office received a request from the Alma Police Department to assist with a death investigation on Monday.

Hardeeville Police investigating shooting on Walsh Dr.

Hardeeville Police remain on the scene of a shooting that happened 11:30 Wednesday morning on Walsh Drive.

Woman shot while jogging on Lafayette Street, according to Beaufort Police

A woman was shot while jogging on Lafayette Street on Wednesday, the Beaufort Police Department reports.

Hardeeville Police investigating shooting on Walsh Drive

Hardeeville Police are investigating a shooting that happened on Walsh Drive on Wednesday.

  Area drug enforcement agency seeing a drop in trafficking activity due to COVID-19

As many are feeling the economic strain of COVID-19, so too are drug dealers.

SPD identifies man found shot to death on Pate Street in Savannah

The Savannah Police Department is investigating a homicide on Pate Street.

Savannah Police investigates after one dead in double shooting on Avery Street

One person is dead and detectives with Savannah Police are looking for information after a double shooting Saturday.

Man charged after spitting on Valdosta officers, claimed he had COVID-19

A man is facing several charges after he claimed to have COVID-19 and spat on Valdosta police officers Wednesday, according to the Valdosta Police Department (VPD).

Fla. man accused of murder a day after he was released from jail due to COVID-19 concerns

According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, deputies arrested 26-year-old Joseph Edward Williams for a homicide that happened in Tampa, Florida on March 20.

Chatham Co. Police warns people to be vigilant ahead of stimulus check delivery

The Chatham County Police Department wants people to be alert when it comes to their stimulus checks.

Savannah Police locate man wanted for questioning

Savannah Police say they have located a subject wanted for questioning in regard to an ongoing investigation.

Hazlehurst man charged with arson for April 4 camper fire

A Hazlehurst, Ga. man has been arrested and charged with arson.

Savannah Police investigating Emerald Dr. homicide

The Savannah Police Department is investigating a Tuesday evening shooting that killed a 20-year-old man on Emerald Drive.

Arrest made in fatal accident in Beaufort County

Troopers say at least five people were taken to the hospital as a result of the March crash.

Chatham Co. Police work to locate two wanted for questioning in fraud case

Chatham County Police are trying to locate two people wanted for questioning in a fraud investigation after a Sam's Club lost $60,000.

Savannah Police investigate shooting at Frazier Homes

Savannah Police confirm they are investigating a shooting that happened at Frazier Homes on Tuesday.

  Tips to help keep your business safe from a distance

With many businesses now sitting empty, some owners fear they could become easy targets for criminals.

Man arrested after standoff at Liberty Co. home

The Liberty County Sheriff’s Office was involved in a standoff Monday afternoon at a home on Old Sunbury Trail, according to the Coastal News Service.

Police arrest suspect after 1 killed in W. 60th Street shooting

The Savannah Police Department says a man was seriously injured in a shooting in the 200 block of West 60th Street Tuesday night.

High speed chase in Jasper Co. ends with two arrests

The vehicle was listed as stolen and several guns were found in the vehicle, one which was stolen.

BCSO looking for man wanted for attempted murder following St. Helena Island shooting

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man wanted for attempted murder following a Thursday night shooting at the Wallace Creek Boat Landing on St. Helena Island.

  Suspect arrested for April 2016 homicide in Savannah

The Savannah Police Department has arrested a suspect in a homicide case from April 2016.