Saturday, February 17, 2018

Police union files suit over release of body camera footage

The Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association, which represents about 24,000 uniformed officers, said the public release of footage, which began last summer on a limited basis, also violates the privacy of everyday citizens caught on camera.

3 ex-deputies indicted in stun gun death in Georgia

More on the case out of Sandersville.

Panel votes to revoke GA sheriff’s law enforcement license

The panel that certifies law enforcement officers has voted to revoke the law enforcement license of a Georgia sheriff accused of exposing himself to a police officer in an Atlanta park.

Black police concerned by Trump quips on handling suspects

The Trump administration’s tough talk on crime and the treatment of suspects has left black police officers worried that efforts to repair the fraught relationship between police and minority communities could be derailed.

Shelter from the Storm

It is hard to believe that six years ago today, April 27, 2011, the largest tornado outbreak in recorded history swept across the United...

OTC issues official statement on Law Enforcement Academy closure

Word spread last week that the highly respected Law Enforcement Academy at Ogeechee Technical College will soon be closing and Monday the college offered a formal statement on the matter.

County Sheriffs in Georgia seeking equal pay for Deputies

The problems facing local law enforcement across the state are being felt everywhere. Georgia Sheriff Howard Sills of Putnam County wrote a letter that...

Burke deputies raising money for protective vests

What would you do if you discovered law enforcement officers in your community were working without protective vests?

New Year’s holiday claims 11 on Georgia roads, mimics Christmas holiday...

The New Year's holiday was just as deadly as the Christmas holiday on Georgia roads.