Georgia sex traffickers sentenced to federal prison, involved seven victims

Leader Of Macon-Based Sex Trafficking Operation Sentenced In Federal Court, Cohort Also Sentenced

Georgia woman pleads guilty to social security fraud

Williams received over $60,000 in federal funds while also working as an exotic dancer.

Savannah man sentenced to federal prison for attempted sex trafficking of a child

A Savannah man will spend a decade in prison for attempting to traffic a child for sexual exploitation.

Scam Artists Targeting Older, At-Risk Georgians with Genetic Testing Scheme

The scheme involves offers of “free” genetic testing and exploits people’s healthcare concerns.

Police Chief Reinstated by City Council

Douglasville City Council voted to reinstate Police Chief Chris Womack after alleged excessive force. After a 6-0 vote by the City Council, Chief Womack is set...

Campaign to stop DUIs on Georgia Highways kicks off

In Georgia alone, 8,931 alcohol-related crashes, not limited to fatalities, occurred in 2014 alone - the most recent year with statistics available. 165 of those resulted in deaths.

ICE discovers 67 illegal aliens, including 6 unaccompanied teens, in deplorable conditions in a...

67 illegal aliens from Guatemala and Ecuador, including six unaccompanied teenagers, in a stash house in Dexter, New Mexico were found by ICE agents.

Iranian Businessman Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison for Violating U.S. Sanctions

“Pourghannad falsified shipment documents and used front companies to export carbon fiber to Iran in violation of U.S. sanctions."

Georgia state prison inmate said to have commited suicide, say officials

Corrections officials in Georgia say they’re investigating an apparent inmate suicide.

Liberty Co Ordered to Pay $209,106 in Back Wages for Patrol, Courthouse & Jail...

The Liberty County Board of Commissioners will pay $209,106 in back wages to 131 employees for violations of the overtime and recordkeeping provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act