State Troopers and Officers Urge Motorists to Put Safety First During the July Fourth...

The Georgia State Patrol and Motor Carrier Compliance Division encourage everyone to celebrate the Independence Day holiday responsibly.  This year, the holiday travel period...

8 New U.S. Marshals Sworn in, One Heads to Georgia

On Friday, June 21, 2019, U.S. Marshals Service Director Donald Washington administered the oath of office to the most recent group of U.S. Marshals...

No, Cops Don’t Have to Show You the Radar For Your Ticket to Be...

You’re on the side of the road, an officer has explained that his radar detected you were driving over the speed limit...can you ask to see the radar?

It’s Lightning Safety Awareness Week

Georgia Power: Variety of programs, tools and resources available for customers throughout summer storm season With temperatures rising during the summer months, so does the...

Ga Sheriff Partners to Offer Free Gun Locks After Toddler Shot by Sibling

Following Tragic Shooting Death of Jones County Toddler, U.S. Attorney, Sheriff Announce Free Gun Locks for Citizens Hundreds of free firearm locking devices are available...

CPSC Life-Saving Tips on Surviving the 2019 Hurricane Season

June 1 marks the start of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) wants to remind everyone to...

National FBI Academy Graduates 276th Session

The class included members of law enforcement agencies from 35 countries, five military organizations, and seven federal civilian organizations.

Presidential Candidate Announces “Federal Police Accountability” Plan as Part of Platform

Presidential candidate Julian Castro has announced that one of his campaign platform pillars includes reforms on law enforcement to "combat police brutality" by centralizing...

Federal Indictment Adds 10th Defendant and Expands Charges Against 9 Others in International “Romance...

One of the alleged schemes involved “romance scams,” in which a defendant builds trust with a victim through a purported online romance before convincing the victim to send money to a predetermined recipient.

Woman Charged for Falsely Alleging Officer Assaulted Her

A woman who allegedly falsely claimed that a police officer sexually assaulted her during a transport has been indicted by a grand jury.