Crime

Beaufort Police investigating murder of man found shot on Southside Boulevard

Officers were dispatched to the 2500 block of Southside Boulevard, where they discovered the deceased man.

FBI looking for potential kidnapping victims of two truck drivers along I-95

  Jury trials resume in Chatham Co. for first time since pandemic began

  Angry customer opens fire at Memphis Burger King

Woman killed in Robeson Co. road rage shooting buried on same day suspect arrested

Juvenile arrested after anonymous written threat found at Southeast Bulloch Middle School

Suspect sentenced to prison for destroying evidence in Abree Boykin case

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Bill criminalizing ‘porch piracy’ heads to Georgia governor

Robeson County Sheriff’s Office releases new picture of suspect vehicle in deadly road rage shooting

2 killed in crash on Hwy 21 in Chatham Co.

Man with gunshot wounds found at Seiler and Waters Avenue in Savannah

Vehicle hits house after fleeing from traffic stop

TWO YEARS LATER: Revisiting the Samantha Josephson case

Hinesville Police uncover drugs, firearms and cash, make arrests

Hinesville Police have made five arrests after finding drugs, firearms and cash in recent weeks.

Two men sentenced to prison for deadly shooting on St. Helena Island

Two brothers will spend over a decade in prison for the murder of a St. Helena Island man and his nephew.

High-speed police chase ends in crash in Effingham County

A deputy with of the Effingham County Sheriff’s Department attempted a traffic stop with a suspected stolen vehicle shortly after 11:00 a.m. on Sunday.

Suspect arrested for domestic-related shooting on Holly Hill Road

A man is facing charges following a domestic-related shooting in Chatham County on Wednesday.

Beaufort deputies seek help identifying suspect in generator theft

Deputies asking for publics help locating stolen pressure washer

Man injured in early-morning shooting in Hinesville

  Police still searching for suspect last seen along Dean Forest Road

Savannah Police investigating 2 separate fatal late night shootings

Savannah drug dealer faces up to 20 years in federal prison

Savannah Police release arrest, citation data from 2021 St. Patrick’s Day season

Savannah Police made over 90 arrests and issued 466 citations over the past week.

Screven Co. man admits to distributing child pornography

A Screven County man is facing at least five years in federal prison after he admitted to distributing child pornography.

Authorities: Two found dead at Florence motel linked to over 20 armed robberies in three states

Authorities have released new information about the felony warrants they attempted to serve on two people who were found dead at a Florence motel on Friday after a shooting.

Charges upgraded to murder after victim from February incident at Map Maker Cove residence dies

The charges in an aggravated battery case have now been upgraded after the victim died from his injuries, according to CCPD.

  How one Asian-owned business in Savannah is responding to the Atlanta spa shootings

“With all that going on, I feel more that I have to watch over my shoulder everywhere I go,” said David Huynh, the owner of Envy Nail Bar.

SC House passes bill to combat catalytic converter theft

The bill was prompted by a rash of thefts of the emission control systems in vehicles.

Savannah Police seek to ID suspects in Bay Street business burglary

Police are asking for the public’s help identifying multiple male suspects who broke into a Bay Street business on March 12 and stole nearly $17,500 in merchandise.

CCPD to host virtual meeting for east Chatham Co. residents, business owners

The Chatham County Police Department will host a virtual meeting for east Chatham County residents and business owners on Monday, March 22.

Savannah Police working to locate suspect in violent crime investigation

Savannah PD says 19-year-old Xavier Dennis is wanted on multiple charges stemming from a violent crime incident that occurred earlier this year.

Port Wentworth Police investigate shooting at hotel off Augusta Rd.

Port Wentworth Police investigating Monday night shooting off Augusta Rd. that left two people injured.

Suspect charged with murder after shooting at Moss Pointe Apartments

The Savannah Police Department has charged a suspect in connection with a deadly shooting at Moss Pointe Apartments on March 11.

UPDATE: Savannah Police identify suspect who damaged a Waters Ave. business

The Savannah Police Department states it has identified the suspect.

GOHS: Don’t rely on luck to get away with DUI on St. Patrick’s Day

As COVID-19 guidelines remain, law enforcement will still be on the lookout for drunk driving.

Ga. Supreme Court rules for Duke defense

The Georgia Supreme Court is again sending the Ryan Duke request for investigators in the death of Tara Grinstead back to the trial court.

  Home invasion and kidnapping ends in officer involved shooting in Bulloch County

GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in Bulloch County.

  Construction Education Foundation of Georgia brings job training program to Savannah

The City of Savannah announced today that Construction Ready is set to begin its first training in May.

  Three injured after driver crashes into backyard in Long County

One person has been arrested after running over three people in Long County early Saturday morning, according to Georgia State Patrol.

  Thousands of dollars worth of merchandise stolen from Savannah business

A Savannah small business owner is now trying to pick up the pieces after his store was broken into early Friday morning.

Savannah Police investigating shooting at Moss Pointe Apartments

The Savannah Police Department is investigating a shooting at Moss Pointe Apartments.

Hampton Co. Sheriff’s Office investigating homicide

The Hampton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a male whose body was discovered on March 10.

Savannah PD investigating after man shows up at hospital with gunshot wounds

Savannah Police are investigating after an adult male victim walked into a local hospital late Wednesday night with gunshot wounds.

SPD investigating after teen found shot on Harden St.

The Savannah Police Department is investigating after a teen was shot in the 2100 block of Harden Street on Wednesday night.

Savannah Police looking for three subjects in Congress Street cutting incident

Savannah Police are looking to identify three people relating to a cutting outside a bar on Congress Street last month.

Georgia chief justice says jury trials can resume

Georgia’s top judge has cleared the way for jury trials in the state to resume immediately as long as adequate precautions against the spread of the coronavirus are in place.

BCSO investigating stabbing on Alljoy Rd.

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a stabbing that left one person injured on Tuesday evening.

Jasper County man charged with criminal sexual conduct with minors

Terrance Hill, 59, was arrested by South Carolina Law Enforcement Division agents on Tuesday for allegedly “conducting sexual acts with children,” according to a release from SLED.

Savannah Police looking for suspect involved in Feb. 10 shooting on East 66th Street

Savannah Police are looking for Jason Johnson, 19, a suspect in a Feb. 10 shooting on East 66th Street that left two people injured.

Special effects coordinator for Savannah film sentenced to probation for illegally possessing explosive materials

Robert Christopher Bailey had plead guilty to Possession of Explosive Materials as a Prohibited Person and will have to pay a fine of $5,500.

Savannah man sentenced to prison, forced to pay $1 million for setting fire to Code Enforcement Office

A man who admitted to intentionally setting fire to the City of Savannah’s Code Enforcement Office has been sentenced to federal prison.

  Two more suspects in custody in connection with shooting that killed Bluffton High student

The Bluffton Police Department said two additional suspects wanted in connection with a deadly shooting have turned themselves in to police.

  Bluffton High School students return to campus after classmate killed

Monday is the first day back to school at Bluffton High School since a student-involved shooting took the life of a classmate. Counselors tell me it’s been an emotional day for everyone.

Beaufort Co. Sheriff’s Office looking for suspect connected to shooting at Polk Village

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Jordan Burgess, 22, of Beaufort, who is wanted for Attempted Murder and Possession of a Weapon during the Commission of a Violent Crime, according to a release.

Investigation underway after weapon found at Godley Station School

A weapon was found at Godley Station School on Friday during a “random administrative inspection,” according to a statement released by Savannah-Chatham County Public School System.

  Coaches, teammates remember Bluffton High School student athlete shot and killed in car

Sports have a powerful way of bringing people together during tough times, and according to loved ones, D’won “DJ” Fields, Jr. loved sports.

  Bluffton community gathers to remember high school student shot and killed in car

Hundreds of Bluffton High School students, staff and families gathered at Bobcat Stadium Sunday afternoon to mourn the life of 18-year-old D’won Fields, Jr.

  One dead, two wounded after Friday night shooting in Bluffton

One person has died and two are in the hospital after a late night shooting on Friday between Bluffton Parkway and Hampton Parkway, according to the Bluffton Police Department.

Georgia could make porch theft a felony; critics decry move

Georgia could make it a felony with mandatory prison time for people who steal a single package off someone’s porch or front step, no matter the value.

  A closer look at SPD’s Downtown Directed Patrol

Anytime you park in one of the city’s five public parking garages, your car is under the watchful eyes of SPD’s Downtown Directed Patrol.

Suspect in custody after shots fired incident on Wolf Street

Savannah Police responded to a shots fired incident sparked by a domestic dispute on Wolf Street early Friday morning.

Man critical after shooting on Savannah’s Southside

One man is fighting for his life after a late-night shooting at Turtle Creek Apartments on White Bluff Road.

Shots fired on Causton Bluff Road two nights in a row, according to police

The Savannah Police Department is investigating after shots were fired two nights in a row on Causton Bluff Road.

Georgia State Prison employees fired, arrested after inmate injured

Six staff members from Reidsville State Prison have been arrested and fired.

  Fugitive wanted in Statesboro found in Los Angeles

A fugitive accused of stealing from a Bulloch County charity now faces eviction and legal trouble in California.

Crime Stoppers offers reward for info that solves January SC killing

Crime Stoppers of the Lowcountry asked people for information in connection with a fatal shooting in Walterboro.

Authorities audit over 2,800 unemployment claims for fraud in SC

South Carolina officials say more than 2,800 unemployment insurance claims are being investigated for fraud.

Savannah man sentenced to prison for robbery of a bar in March 2019

A Savannah man has been sentenced to ten years and one month in prison for his participation in a March 2019 robbery at a bar that resulted in an active-duty U.S. serviceman being wounded, according to a release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Southern District of Georgia.

  Update: Suspect arrested for deadly shooting on Eisenhower Drive

A suspect has been arrested for a deadly shooting on Eisenhower Drive.

Commercial burglaries on the rise in Chatham Co.

Savannah Police want business owners to be on high alert due to a rise in commercial burglaries.

Savannah Police investigating shots-fired call at Waters, East Bolton

The Savannah Police Department is investigating a shots-fired call at Waters Avenue and East Bolton Street.

  Rincon business owner & the BBB warning about Facebook Messenger scam

After nearly falling for the scam, a local business owner is speaking out in hopes of saving others from loses thousands of dollars to scammers.

Johnson Co. man arrested for distribution of child pornography

A Johnson County man has been arrested and charged with one count of distribution of child pornography after an investigation by GBI.

Chatham County Police respond to shots fired early Monday morning

Chatham County Police responded to shots fired at an apartment complex early Monday morning.

  Beaufort Co. Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting on Lady’s Island

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting at a home on Stevic Court on Lady’s Island shortly after 8:00 p.m. on Sunday.

Armed suspect taken into custody near Meldrim Rd, Hwy 80 in Effingham Co.

The search for an armed person is over along Highway 80 near Meldrim Road.

Savannah woman wanted for fraud, forgery

A warrant has been taken out against a Savannah woman for Fraud and Forgery.

Savannah Police investigate after man grazed by bullet on E 66th Street

Savannah Police say an adult male was grazed by a bullet just before 6 a.m. Friday on East 66th Street.

One injured in early morning shooting on W 37th Street

Savannah Police say one person was shot in the 200 block of West 37th Street just before 2 a.m. Friday.

  Chatham County Police respond to shots fired incident on Skidaway Island

Officers from the Chatham County Police Department responded to a call regarding shots fired around midnight Wednesday morning.