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Man dies in house fire

A house fire in the 900 block of Bradwell Street on Tuesday afternoon killed one man and Hinesville fire department investigators are looking for clues.

November 24, 2010 | Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | Public Safety


HPD blotter for Nov. 24

Nov. 12, • Burglary, no forced entry, residence, Rogers Road

November 24, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety


Shop safe, live safe for holidays

With the Christmas holiday season just around the corner folks should be especially aware of thieves lurking nearby, looking for an unsuspecting target. Local law enforcement agencies caution residents to secure their cars and homes and take notice of suspicious individuals now and all year-round.

November 24, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | Public Safety


Law watching roads over holiday

Between Wednesday and Sunday, Georgia State Troopers will be watching for "impaired drivers, occupant protection violations, and speed violations," on Georgia's roads, according to Col. Bill Hitchens, the Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Safety.

November 24, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Public Safety


Soldier's court martial to start Feb. 28

Military Judge Col. Tara Osborn announced Friday the long-awaited start of Sgt. Joseph Bozicevich's court martial as well as a firm schedule of motion due dates and final hearings in the death penalty case.

November 22, 2010 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | Public Safety


HPD graduates Citizens Academy class

Hinesville Police Department recently graduated the last 2010 class of the Hinesville Police Citizens' Academy.

November 22, 2010 | Special to the Courier | Public Safety


Family fears for missing soldier

A Fort Stewart soldier has been reported missing, Hinesville police informed area media outlets Wednesday.

November 19, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety


Area residents warned of scam

Detective Tom Sollosi said a Long County woman was scammed out of $3,600 through a mail scam. The woman said she received notice from a product evaluation company that she could deposit a check if she evaluated products. The company also asked her to wire two payments totaling $3,600. The woman evaluated the products, deposited the check into her account and wired the $3,600, as instructed, but later was notified the check was no good. The wire payments were not covered and instead came from the woman's own account.

November 19, 2010 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


Second arrest unlikely for fatal stabbing

A second arrest in the Nov. 5 stabbing death in Long County appears unlikely, law enforcement officials say.

November 19, 2010 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


Amber alert for 12-year-old canceled

An amber alert for 12-year-old Julieta Yoselin has been canceled. The girl was found Thursday at a residence in metro Atlanta. She was reported to be in good condition. The South Carolina girl went missing from the Clemson area earlier this week.

Jesus Alanda Lozada, 30, is being held in connection to Yoselin's disappearance. He is in custody in the Fulton County Detention Center. Lozada will likely be charged w ith kidnapping once he is extradited to Clemson.

November 18, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety


Post housing fire displaces four families

An early morning fire in a Fort Stewart housing area Wednesday damaged four families' homes. No injuries were reported, Fort Stewart spokesperson Kevin Larson said.

November 17, 2010 | Staff report | Public Safety


Fiery crash kills Ludowici pastor

Joseph Allen Newton, 75, pastor of Ludowici United Methodist Church was killed Thursday afternoon in a single-vehicle accident on I-95 in Liberty County.

November 15, 2010 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety


Young man charged with murder

Daniel Williams, 20 has been charged with felony murder for his involvement in the death of Denzel Richardson, 18, last Friday, according to Long County Sheriff's Office Chief Investigator Nickey Anderson.

November 10, 2010 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


Robber poses as relative to get entry

A Ludowici couple was robbed at gunpoint last week by a man who posed as their son and a group of unidentified suspects.

November 08, 2010 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


Young man dies in fight at store

A man was stabbed to death late Friday night when a fight broke out at a Time Saver store in Long County.

November 08, 2010 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


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Shooting kills 1 in Long County

A fatal shooting happened shortly after 11 p.m. in Long County, according to the sheriff's office.

August 30, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety


Erika dissipates near Cuba

Erika is no longer considered a tropical system, the National Hurricane Center announced Saturday morning.

August 29, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Erika's threat to coastal Georgia diminishes

Tropical Storm Erika appears to be less and less of a threat to coastal Georgia as time goes on.

August 28, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Long County hires new fire chief

The Long County Board of Commissioners selected McIntosh County Volunteer Fire Department Chief Mark Deverger to be the next chief of the Ludowici/Long County ...

August 28, 2015 | Mike Riddle | Public Safety


Brunswick man pleads to stealing turtle eggs — again

A Brunswick man apparently can't keep his hands off turtle eggs.

August 28, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Erika's track shifts west

Tropical Storm Erika's track shifted to the west overnight, meaning that the storm is likely to make landfall in Florida before making its way ...

August 28, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Some Jansal Valley macadamia nuts recalled

Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of certain Jansal Valley raw macadamia nuts distributed in Georgia because of potential ...

August 27, 2015 | Special to the Courier editor@coastalcourier.com | Public Safety


Erika's winds affect Virgin Islands

A National Hurricane Center track posted Thursday night includes all of coastal Georgia, as well as Florida's entire Atlantic coast, in Tropical Storm Erica ...

August 27, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Wreck shuts down Walthourville road for hours

A tractor-trailer hauling logs struck a car Wednesday afternoon at Talmadge Road and E.B. Cooper Highway in Walthourville, police said.

August 26, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety


Firearm stolen out of vehicle

Reports recently filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:

August 26, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety


New tropical storm on horizon

On the heels of Hurricane Danny dissipating over the weekend, the National Hurricane Center warns that Tropical Storm Erika is following the earlier storm's ...

August 25, 2015 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Danny becomes a hurricane

Danny has become the first hurricane of the 2015 Atlantic season, according to AccuWeather.

August 20, 2015 | By Alex Sosnowski AccuWeather.com meteorologist | Public Safety


Long County makes two drug busts

The Long County Sheriff's Office arrested Anthony D. Cargill, 19, on Aug. 3 on several drug-related charges after discovering illegal drugs and other drug-related ...

August 20, 2015 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Public Safety


Test confirms Georgia patient has plague

Public-health officials said Wednesday that initial tests have identified a case of the plague in Georgia.

August 20, 2015 | By Andy Miller Georgia Health News | Public Safety


Fire snarls traffic on East Oglethorpe and Veterans Parkway

A trash truck caught on fire Wednesday morning closing Veterans Parkway and snarling traffic in Hinesville.

August 19, 2015 | By Lewis Levine Coastal Courier Correspondent | Public Safety


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