April 12: A resident on Desert Storm Drive reported a burglary in which $2,354 worth of entertainment equipment had been stolen.
A Hinesville Police Department officer sustained a broken nose this morning when he got into a scuffle with a suspect who reportedly was robbing Bank of America in Hinesville.
Atlantic Area Court Appointed Special Advocates will hold training classes for Liberty, Long and Bryan county volunteers from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. every Friday from May 13-June 10 at the Liberty County Health Department conference room on Hwy. 84 in Hinesville.
Three former pillars of the legal and law-enforcement systems were remembered and honored Thursday at the 24th annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Cookout in Tattnall County.
Liberty Regional Emergency Medical Services opened its new headquarters April 5 at 474 S. Main St. in Hinesville, where the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony.
As part of a statewide crackdown on Internet crimes against children, the Liberty County Sheriff's Office arrested four adult suspects and one juvenile April 5 in connection with the distribution of child pornography over the Internet. LCSO Detective Chuck Woodall said a total of 16 individuals in the county were round up as part of this multi-agency effort during the past two and a half months.
The man killed in an early Thursday wreck on southbound I-95 has been identified. The wreck caused a fiery explosion and tied up traffic throughout the area for hours.
The Fort Stewart Forestry Branch will be burning in Training Area D11 (nine miles west northwest of the cantonment area) and F16 (14.5 miles NNW of the cantonment) today.
Three division events will impact traffic next week. Please be advised of the road closures that will be in effect for the division run, the Twilight Tattoo and the 3rd Infantry Division change-of-command. The following road closures were reported Thursday on the 3rd Infantry Division Facebook page:
Two families were displaced when a fire destroyed a home in Fort Stewart's South Bryan Village Friday night. No one was injured.
Twenty women from the Hinesville community met Tuesday at the YMCA of Coastal Georgia to learn about self defense through the Rape Aggression Defense training program hosted by the Hinesville Police Department. All over the building, shouts of "No!" could be heard, drawing the attention of passersby as the women learned to use personal weapons and their voices to defend themselves and escape attackers.
Ten Liberty County residents learned about the Liberty County Sheriff's Office during the 10-week Citizens Academy. They graduated from the class Nov. 4.
The Ludowici Police Department recently made two arrests, and Chief Robert Poppell answered questions regarding prison work details.
Tropical Storm Kate will bring strong winds and rough seas in the area from the Southeast Coast to Bermuda into Wednesday.
Reports recently filed by the Hinesville Police Department include: