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.
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.
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.
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.
A Ludowici couple was robbed at gunpoint last week by a man who posed as their son and a group of unidentified suspects.
A man was stabbed to death late Friday night when a fight broke out at a Time Saver store in Long County.
Liberty County Sheriff's Office Deputies Sgt. Marty Adams and Cpl. Ralph Dixon received Medals of Valor on Friday at the department's annual awards and recognition ceremony for their actions during a March shooting. The ceremony was held at the Liberty County Regional Jail courtroom.
Oct. 19: Disrupting public school, Hinesville
The city of Hinesville, in conjunction with Find the Children, is sponsoring "Cars for Kids," an amnesty event for inoperable vehicles and vessels, from Nov. 6 through Dec. 6.
Law enforcement officers from all over the area met Tuesday in Ludowici to learn about car seat regulations and guidelines.
One person has been killed and two more injured in a shooting in Hinesville Friday night.
Residents could soon see more police in their neighborhoods. The Hinesville Police Department has received a $494,624 Community Oriented Policing Services hiring program grant on Sept. 30 to fill four police officer positions.
Bond has been set for Tiffany Kazee, who is facing child cruelty charges after she allegedly brought her 2-year-old daughter to a Long County mobile home that became the scene of a shootout.
A passerby's report of a suspicious odor near the Liberty County Courthouse at about 10 a.m. Wednesday shut down Main Street between M.L. King Jr. Drive and Pine Street; however, nothing turned up during a search of the area.
Officer Raymond Govero of the Ludowici Police Department and Cpl. Sascha Krumnow of the Liberty County Sheriff's Office recently completed an advanced roadside impaired driving enforcement course taught by the Georgia Police Academy Division of the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth.
JESUP - Two children in the care of their disabled grandmother drowned Wednesday afternoon in Wayne County, authorities said.
Recent reports filed with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office include:
The Liberty County Emergency Management Agency held a review and update meeting yesterday for the county's Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. The plan is updated every five years, with city and county officials developing an action plan for emergencies. Attendees were asked to review projects listed in the plan for their jurisdiction from 2010, then revise projects, add new ones or eliminate unnecessary projects. They were encouraged to have action-oriented projects that are impactful on their communities and can obtain possible grant funding. These projects can include improving building codes, updating flood warning systems, draining lakes behind weakened dams or ...
South Carolina authorities arrested a man Wednesday in connection with bomb threats at Long County High School and a government building in Glynn County in February.
A convicted man currently serving a life sentence for his role in the death of his 7-month old daughter was denied a new trial. The motion hearing was held Monday in the Liberty County Justice Center.
A man was arrested after leading officers from Liberty County and Fort Stewart on a high-speed chase that ended in a wreck around midday Thursday, authorities said.
A soldier has been denied bond on a murder charge stemming from a fatal shooting Saturday afternoon in Hinesville.