Crime

Fort Stewart confirms soldier found dead in Liberty County.

  New gun rules at some Georgia airports

  Former public employee accused of stealing money from McIntosh Co.

  Statesboro Police Dept. increases patrols as students leave for the holidays

  17-year-old shot, killed overnight in Beaufort County

Former Richmond Hill police officer sentenced to 10 years for enticing minors

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  Bulloch Co. sees largest local drug bust

Man convicted in brutal attack that caused severe brain injuries to victim

Man convicted of murder in 2017 strangulation death of wife

Son charged with shooting father on Clark Avenue in Savannah

  Liberty County sees progress in fight against meth

SC pro golfer Tommy Gainey arrested as part of prostitution sting in Florida

  Body cam video shows arrest for stolen guns, drugs

A Savannah police sergeant is on paid administrative leave. The case involves the arrest of her relative and guns investigators say that family member stole.

Savannah Police seek to identify shoplifting suspects

Savannah Police are asking for help to identify two suspects they say were involved in a shoplifting incident in the Oglethorpe Mall.

  Family says hackers accessed a Ring camera in their 8-year-old daughter’s room

The Ring camera was only up for four days in the girls’ room before the family says someone found a way to manipulate it, turning the security device into a room of horror.

Second Murray Ave. shooting suspect arrested

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a second suspect they say is connected to a Dec. 3 shooting on Murray Avenue.

  Owner of pitbull who attacked family’s dog appears in court

CCPD investigating shooting in 5200 block of LaRoche Ave.

1 arrested after large seizure of MDMA

2-year-old found after Amber Alert issued, police say

Hinesville Police investigating shooting that injured couple

  Bluffton police increasing patrol during the holidays

Man injured in shooting near White Bluff Rd.

Savannah Police investigating after gunshot victim found near fire station.

  SPD looking to make progress, add officers in year-end look at public safety

SPD looking to make progress, add officers in year-end look at public safety

Arrest made in shooting that killed 20-year-old Beaufort man

The Beaufort Police Department has made an arrest in the Nov. 22 shooting death of 20-year-old Ethan Bosworth.

Two men sentenced in burglary linked to Jesup homicide

Two men have been sentenced in a burglary connected to an Aug. 13 fatal shooting in Jesup, according to the Brunswick Judicial Circuit.

Savannah Police seek to identify Nov. 23 Ulta shoplifting suspect

Savannah Police are requesting the public’s help identifying a shoplifting suspect in a November 23 incident at the Ulta store on Abercorn Street.

  Canned food drive excusing parking citations in Savannah

The City of Savannah Parking Services will be hosting a canned food drive for America’s Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia and will excuse parking citations for anyone who brings a donation.

  Thieves take more than gifts during holiday shopping season

The holiday shopping season is underway, and law enforcement wants the public to stay alert.

Savannah Police seek to locate beauty store shoplifting suspect

Detectives with Savannah Police are asking for help as they try to locate a person they say shoplifted $900 of merchandise from Ulta Beauty.

Savannah Police working to identify package thief caught on surveillance

Savannah Police are working to identify a man who stole several packages and potted plants off of a porch on Westbourne Avenue on Nov. 26.

  Hinesville Police identify alleged convenience store robber

A convenience store clerk shot and killed a man allegedly trying to rob the Kwikway Foodmart on Elma G Miles Parkway on Monday night.

  Information sought in Beaufort teen’s death

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is once again asking the public to come forward with information in the death of a 16-year-old whose body was found in a marsh on Nov. 1.

Savannah Police work to ID stolen credit card users

Savannah Police are working to identify two people they say stole and used credit cards on multiple occasions.

Beaufort Co. authorities seek public’s help with information in cold case

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help with a cold case. They’re looking for a woman who has been missing since December 2013.

Arrest made in armed robbery that left Vidalia clerk injured

An arrest was made in an armed robbery in Vidalia that left a store clerk shot Friday night.

Store clerk shot in Vidalia armed robbery

Vidalia Police Chief Bran Scott confirms a clerk was shot during an armed robbery at the Circle K off Highway 280 just before 10 p.m. Friday night.

Human remains positively identified as Aniah Blanchard

Officials have identified the remains found in Macon County as those of Aniah Blanchard.

  WATCH: Sheriff’s Office holiday PSA banned from TV because of violence

What is considered too violent? That’s the question on the McIntosh County Sheriff’s mind.

  Family holds vigil for 2018 shooting victim on Augusta Ave.

Family members of a shooting victim held a vigil in Savannah on the first anniversary of his death.

1 seriously injured in shooting, MLK Blvd. closed at 37th St.

The Savannah Police Department is on the scene of a shooting that injured a man at 38th Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

  Dash cam footage shows high speed chase that led to trooper being fired

Dramatic video shows a high speed chase that ended with a South Carolina State Trooper fired from his job.

Person found dead during welfare check, Glynn County Police investigating

The Glynn County Police Department is investigating a person was found dead during a welfare check on Broccoli Drive.

2 teens charged in Colleton County school bus fight

Two Colleton County students face charges in connection with a fight on a school bus that was caught on camera.

  Woman wakes up with intruder on top of her, second incident in area this year

A Savannah woman woke up to a stranger on top of her, an incident Savannah Police are investigating as an attempted sexual assault.

Reward offered in Long County arson case

The Long County Sheriff’s Office and the Long County Fire Department are assisting the Georgia State Fire Marshal’s Office with a criminal investigation into a recent fire that was intentionally set.

Chatham County Police charge woman with cruelty to children

Chatham County Police have arrested a woman and charged her with cruelty to children in the first degree after a baby was injured while in her care.

One person killed in shooting at DuPont, Leghorn streets in Chatham County

One person was taken to the hospital after getting shot in Chatham County.

Final defendants sentenced in ‘Vanilla Gorilla’ case

The Department of Justice says it has now sentenced all 43 members of the Ghost Face Gangsters. This is part of the massive "Vanilla Gorilla" operation that started one year ago.

Savannah PD identifies Ulta Beauty shoplifting suspect, accomplice

Savannah Police say they have identified a shoplifting suspect and an accused accomplice and are now searching for them.

SCHP investigating hit and run in Jasper County

SCHP investigating hit and run in Jasper County

Beaufort Police investigate homicide on Waddell Road

Beaufort Police are investigating after a man that crashed his car was found unresponsive with gunshot wounds on Friday night.

JCSO searching for second shooting suspect

The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a second suspect connected to a shooting in Fordville near Captain Bill Road on Friday.

Teenager arrested for shooting in Bluffton

A teenager has been arrested for a shooting on Bush Lane earlier in November.

  As theft from auto cases fall, guns stolen from unlocked vehicles rise in Chatham Co.

Looking ahead to the holidays and a busy shopping time next week, police departments around Chatham County are making sure you hear the warnings about leaving valuables in unlocked cars.

Suspect arrested after police chase in Yemassee

A suspect is in custody after a police chase started in Yemassee, S.C. early Friday morning.

4 teens arrested in connection to car break-ins

The Statesboro Police Department has arrested four teens in connection to several car break-ins and attempted car break-ins in the Statesboro area.

Man shot, killed on Fairmont Ave. in Savannah

A 45-year-old man was shot and killed in Savannah on Thursday morning.

Owner of Rowan aircraft charter company charged with sex offenses involving child; business closing

An aircraft charter company that moved to Mid-Carolina Regional Airport in 2015 is terminating its lease according to county officials.

DNA test ordered for Aniah Blanchard kidnapping suspect; Witness regrets not coming forward sooner

The ruling for Ibraheem Yazeed comes days after the state filed a motion for the test to be completed.

  GRAPHIC: Dog attack caught on camera in Bryan County

A vicious dog attack was caught on camera in Bryan County. A Ring doorbell camera captured it all on video.

  Lowcountry investigators say suspect set woman’s car on fire

First responders say a man set fire to a woman’s car at an apartment complex in the Lowcountry.

  Firefighter’s truck stolen while it was parked at fire station

If you're looking at Station 8 from Bee Road, you can't see it. But on the back side of the building there's a parking lot that's fenced in.

GBI investigating after Richmond Co. deputy killed in shooting

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting involving a Richmond County deputy Tuesday night.

Man accused of exposing himself to women arrested in Brunswick

The Glynn County and Brunswick police departments have arrested a man accused of harassing and exposing himself to women.

Suspect arrested for home invasion in Statesboro

A suspect has been arrested for a home invasion at Cambridge the Palms Apartments on Lanier Drive in Statesboro.

Man sentenced for the 2016 hit-and-run death of a Hilton Head doctor

A man has been sentenced for the 2016 hit-and-run death of a Hilton Head doctor who was hit while riding a bicycle.

Police arrest 2, looking for a third suspect for shooting that injured 4 in Vidalia

Two suspects have been arrested and one is still on the loose in connection with a shooting that injured four people in Vidalia on Saturday, Nov. 9.

  13-year-old girl killed in shooting at Atwood, Seminole streets

Officers with Savannah Police are investigating a shooting that killed a teenage girl Friday night.

  Chatham County Jail gets new inmate tracking system

The Chatham County Sheriff’s Office is getting a new tool to keep up with inmates.

  11-year-old boy identified as suspect in arson case at Savannah dental office

Savannah Fire states that an 11-year-old boy has been identified as the suspect setting a fire at a Southside Savannah dental office Saturday.

2 arrested in McIntosh County drug search

Two people in McIntosh County have been arrested on drug-related charges.

  Hardeeville Police still combatting crime in hot spots

Eleven months into the year and the Hardeeville Police Department is still combating problem areas. But they say every day they are out there patrolling, things are getting better.

  Savannah nonprofit targeted auto theft

A Savannah nonprofit’s van was stolen last week; severely limiting their ability to mobilize clients.

  Local law enforcement warns residents of porch pirates

As the holiday season rings in, local law enforcement warns people about the danger of porch pirates.

Husband, wife arrested in connection with deadly shooting on Laurel Street East

A husband and wife have been arrested in connection with a deadly shooting in April on Laurel Street East in Burton.

13 people arrested after prostitution sting in Statesboro

Thirteen people have been arrested and charged after a prostitution sting in Statesboro.

SCDC investigates after inmate found dead in cell in Jasper County

The South Carolina Department of Corrections is investigating after an inmate was found dead in his cell Friday morning at Ridgeland Correctional Institution.

FBI report shows reported hate crimes increase in South Carolina in 2018

More agencies have reported more hate crimes in 2018 than the year before, according to new data from the FBI.

  1 of 2 suspects takes plea deal in Toombs County murder case

One of the two suspects charged with felony murder after a buried body was found in late October in Toombs County was sentenced to life with parole on Thursday after taking a plea deal.