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Judge denies bond for defendants in Ahmaud Arbery murder case

A judge denied bond Friday for Travis and Greg McMichael, two of the white men charged with the murder of Black jogger Ahmaud Arbery. Chatham...

Bond hearing for Arbery defendants to continue Friday

After a long day in court, a bond hearing for two of the white men charged with the murder of Black jogger Ahmaud Arbery...

Ga. Supreme Court tosses aside immunity for deputies in Taser death

The state’s highest court has rejected a lower court’s decision that granted immunity to deputies who tased a man to death three years ago...

COVID races through some Georgia prisons, sickening staff and inmates

Former Valdosta State Prison inmate Matthew Harkins says a prison nurse sent him back to his dorm in mid-July after diagnosing his dry cough...

Ga. Senate police reform panel told added training will rein in...

The head of the agency that certifies Georgia’s law enforcement officers told state lawmakers examining police reforms Thursday that new money for training is...

Health officials blame prison for COVID outbreak in rural SE Georgia

An error in COVID-19 data reporting has obscured an outbreak in a Georgia prison and in the community surrounding it. The count of coronavirus cases...

Georgia GOP lawmaker makes budget argument to abolish death penalty

A Georgia Republican says he thinks the state House of Representatives is just a dozen votes shy of advancing a bill that would abolish...

Georgia Supreme Court to hear case of mentally ill man Tased...

A case before the Georgia Supreme Court this month could have important implications for how police officers are held accountable when they kill while...

Deadline day for Kemp to sign, veto or ignore bills passed...

Wednesday is the last day for Gov. Brian Kemp to decide whether to sign controversial legislation that gives police new protections against bias crimes...

Support grows for changes to citizen’s arrest law, if not outright...

State lawmakers who are reviewing Georgia’s citizen's arrest law said they could soon reach common ground on whether to repeal or just revise the...
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