WTOC Investigates recently told you about an uptick in teen-involved shootings in Savannah. It’s a cycle many people in the community are working hard to break. Advocates say mental health is a big part of that, and that there’s a need for more mental health services.
About a dozen new cameras were just activated near five schools in Chatham County, as well as in Effingham County. We wanted to find out how big of a problem speeding is in those areas, and whether the cameras are making people slow down.
A group is suing every single member of Savannah’s City Council, claiming that some of them knowingly approved a homeless shelter project on what they claim is the site of the largest slave auction in U.S. history.
COVID guidelines vary from district-to-district. And that, combined with some serious outbreaks, has some parents confused and distressed. WTOC Investigates decided to take a look at the various guidelines and talk to some of the people affected by them.
One homeowner wants others to learn from her experience after her home addition turned into an uphill court battle, and there doesn’t seem to be any end in sight - even after a judge ruled in her favor.
New data shows as many people have died from opioid-related overdoses so far this year in Chatham County as did for the entire year of 2020. Officials say drug cartels are taking advantage of the ongoing border crisis, and flooding drugs into the U.S.
Those against a proposal to build a homeless shelter in West Savannah near the site of the historic Weeping Time slave auction have raised money and brought a new name on-board to help them with their efforts.