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Child reported shot, killed in Long County

A 7-year-old child was shot and killed Saturday at the Twin Oaks Mobile Home Park in Long County, according to Long County Sheriff Craig Nobles.

June 02, 2012 | Staff report editor@coastalcourier.com | Public Safety


Discussion of prison releases

A group of concerned citizens Saturday will discuss what happens when people are released from prison and come back into the community.

June 01, 2012 | Staff report | Public Safety


Liberty County Sheriff’s Office blotter

May 14: Burglary - A Miller Street resident reported $575 worth of property stolen from his kitchen. Items included a refrigerator, deep freezer, microwave and hot plate. The complainant said he left his home around 8:30 a.m. and returned to find the items missing. He said he locked his door and has no idea how the suspect might have gained entry, but that a contractor in the area said he saw a truck in the complainant's drive around noon. The responding officer did not note any sign of forced entry.

May 31, 2012 | Staff report | Public Safety


Citizen’s police academy starting

The Liberty County Sheriff's Department is launching a citizen's academy to improve understanding of how the department works and to foster relations with residents.

May 31, 2012 | Patty Leon | Public Safety


Fight, arrest spurs school lockdown

Liberty Elementary School in Midway was locked down and a ceremony put on hold last Wednesday when a man wanted for warrants was arrested inside the school.

May 29, 2012 | Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | Public Safety


LCSO blotter

May 12: Criminal trespass - A Richmond Hill man reported the air-conditioning window unit was stolen from a business in the 4000 block of East Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville. The complainant said the theft occurred sometime between 11 p.m. May 11 and 11 a.m. May 12.

May 28, 2012 | Staff report | Public Safety


LCSO blotter

May 11: Criminal trespass - A deputy was dispatched to Highway 196 East and Willie Dixon Road in Fleming after a complainant reported that someone was stealing scrap metal from a residence. The suspect was still on the scene when the deputy arrived, and he said he saw the abandoned house and figured it would be OK to take the scrap metal. The suspect said the only thing he took from the property was some steel and that other items in his truck had been taken from where he works at Hernandez Collision Center in Savannah. The suspect was arrested and ...

May 27, 2012 | Staff report | Public Safety


Man arrested for cocaine trafficking

A Hinesville man was arrested during a routine traffic stop Sunday in Ludowici and charged with trafficking cocaine.

May 27, 2012 | Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | Public Safety


Concerns about firefighter gear not limited to Ga.

ATLANTA - Federal officials have been investigating air packs worn by DeKalb County firefighters, who say they've been left gasping for air while fighting fires.

May 24, 2012 | The Associated Press | Public Safety


LCSO blotter

May 7: Found property - Residents in the 100 block of Tideland Road in Midway reported finding a small boat under their boat ramp. The boat was described as a West Marine Zodiac with a 4-horse-power Yamaha engine.

May 24, 2012 | Staff report | Public Safety


Additional murder charges filed for Fleming stabbing

More charges have been levelled against Travon Walthour and Jonathan Robertson, who allegedly stabbed Terry Wilson Floyd Jr. to death Jan. 21 in Fleming.

May 22, 2012 | Patty Leon | Public Safety


LCSO blotter

May 4: Aggravated assault - A man in the 90 block of Butter Blount Road in Fleming reported that he had been stabbed with a pocket knife. Several witnesses said that after a responding deputy left a call down the street, four people walked toward the 90 block and began yelling and enticing people to come out and fight. Three more people walked outside, and an altercation ensued, with some men spraying the other people with either mace or wasp poison or both before escalating to physical contact and the stabbing. A passerby said she had driven up on the crowd ...

May 22, 2012 | Staff report | Public Safety


Law-enforcement agencies meet in Ludowici

The Ludowici Police Department recently sponsored a luncheon for the Coastal Area Traffic Enforcement Network.

May 21, 2012 | Mike Riddle Coastal Courier correspondent | Public Safety


Bond set for alleged child killer

A Fort Stewart soldier, currently in jail for allegedly killing a 3-year-old Hinesville girl, was granted bond Monday in Liberty County Superior Court.

May 19, 2012 | By Patty Leon | Public Safety


Fire leaves Gum Branch family homeless

A fire destroyed a doublewide mobile home in Gum Branch early Wednesday, leaving a family of six homeless.

May 19, 2012 | Lewis Levine Coastal Courier correspondent | Public Safety


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Woman steals cat right out of store

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February 12, 2018 | Staff report | Public Safety


Fire damages Long County home

A fire Friday morning displaced two adults, according to Long County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Chief Capt. Chris Moss.

February 09, 2018 | By Lewis Levine Correspondent | Public Safety


Public safety: School lockdown

Robbery suspects

February 07, 2018 | Staff Report | Public Safety


Arrest made in connection with slaying

Liberty County Sheriff Steve Sikes reports that an arrest in connection with the slaying last Monday of James Jones, 62, was made Monday morning at ...

February 05, 2018 | Staff report | Public Safety


Hinesville Police arrest rape suspect

The Hinesville Police Department has arrested a man for an alleged rape on Nov. 1.

January 29, 2018 | By Patty Leon | Public Safety


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