The Multi Agency Crack Enforcement Drug Task Force, known for drug busts, added a crime specialty during a March 28 raid at a local motel.
Suspicious activity Pineland Avenue April 8 A complainant went to HPD and told an officer that lately items in her home have been moved from where she last placed them. About three weeks ago, she said someone opened the curtains and she is sure she did not open them. About a week ago, someone took a carton of milk out of the refrigerator and left it on the counter. A few days later, she could ...
The Liberty County Sheriff's Department asking for help capturing a suspect in the shooting of two people in Riceboro last month.
Harassing communication Windrow Drive March 31 The complainant met an officer at HPD and said the suspect called her and informed her that if she notified the immigration office about him he would kill her. He also stated that if he is deported back to Nigeria he would kill her family. She said he told her he is not staying at his residence. She also said she is having problems with him returning money borrowed. ...
Area personnel completed a Georgia Emergency Management Agency crash victim extrication course at Lake George Fire Department
Hinesville swore in a group of recently hired police recruits on April 8 and start training on April 9. At the ceremony were, from left, Police Chief George Stagmeier, recruits Roger Reed, Brandon Calhoun, Kevin Zieran, Michael Dye, Brittany Grant, April DeShields and Alexander Shirah, and Mayor Jim Thomas. The new officers are attending the 408-hour basic law enforcement course at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center Regional Police Academy in Savannah.
Deputies with the Liberty County Sheriff's Department closed out March with a spurt of drug busts.
March 11 Burglary 8574 West Oglethorpe, Midway A woman reported her back door was pried open and two pieces of jewelry were missing from her house. The case was turned over to the detective unit. March 14 Criminal trespass, disorderly conduct 46 Dove Court, Midway A man was reportedly yelling and cursing at his parents and the deputies when he was asked to leave his parent's property. The parents reported their son moved and was ...
Several cases pending in the Liberty County Superior Court are moving forward as they are moved from the criminal plea calendar to the trial calendar beginning April 21.
LUDOWICI -- Scott Griffin met with Long County Board of Health Chairman Randy Wilson on March 26 to complain about how his son being bitten by a dog was handled.
Found contraband Strickland Road March 25 An officer was dispatched in reference to suspected marijuana seeds that were found. The officer spoke with the complainant who said she found 11 marijuana seeds in a cigar container in her home. The complainant said she was cleaning house and was in her granddaughter's room when she noticed a yellow cigar container beside a stuffed animal. She knows the cigar container doesn't belong to her granddaughter, but she ...
Fort Stewart law enforcement has put out information about an attempted robbery on post in February and seeking help finding the man believed responsible.
A judge has ordered a mental evaluation of a woman to see if she is competent to stand trail on aggravated charges.
Anonymous tips and citizens' complaints have led to seven drug-related arrests, four in Liberty County on Wednesday and three in Long County on Thursday, by the Multi Agency Crack Enforcement Drug Task Force and the Long County Sheriff's Department.
Businesses along Midway's Butler Avenue will have a customer appreciation day to benefit the Midway Fire Department from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 12.
People from across the area came out Aug. 5 to join Long County for its Community Night Out at the Long County Recreation Complex.
July 5: Burglary, forced entry, residence, second degree - As an officer was on foot patrol, he noticed the door open of a residence in Country Side Mobile Home Park. The officer entered, and there was no one there. Later, the resident showed up. He said he saw his front door open, and because he was new to the country, he did not know to call 911, so he left the residence. Nothing was missing ...
Candice and Torres Boles briefly were in court Monday morning, where they waived their rights to a formal arraignment and entered pleas of not guilty.
ATLANTA - The FBI has asked for the public's assistance in identifying and locating the person or people responsible for the Aug. 7 armed robbery of The Heritage Bank in Midway, according to Special Agent in Charge Mark F. Giuliano.