The following reports are from the Bryan County Sheriff's Department: Entering auto Jan. 16 - Just after 9:30 p.m. deputies responded to White Street near Pembroke after a woman reported someone had gone through her vehicle. The woman said she was in her house when her brother said there were two subjects out by her vehicle, and when her son walked outside the two ran. Nothing was taken from the vehicle, but all four doors ...
The Georgia Forestry Commission is investigating two suspicious fires that started in open fields this week in Magnolia Creek subdivision in Ellabell.
Can your home or business be found in case of an emergency? That's a question Bryan County Emergency Services is posing to all residents in Bryan County as they spread the word about the necessity of having numbers or letters on homes and businesses denoting their physical address. Fire Chief Freddy Howell said the easier it is to find a home, the quicker emergency personnel can help. "When people call us for an emergency they're ...
The following reports are from the Bryan County Sheriff's Department: DUI Jan. 1 - Deputies stopped an Allenhurst woman around 1:30 a.m. on Highway 17 in Richmond Hill after she ran off the road twice. The woman smelled of alcohol but told deputies she'd had only one drink but ran off the road because she wasn't wearing her glasses and couldn't see very well at night. She failed field sobriety tests and was arrested. Jan. ...
SAVANNAH - Police in Savannah have identified a woman shot to death in her car as a 21-year-old Savannah State University student.
An Ellabell man is being charged with aggravated assault after reportedly stabbing another man 27 times early Saturday morning.
ATLANTA - Forecasters warn that an arctic air mass combined with moisture approaching Georgia could set the stage for freezing rain and sleet for much of the state.
RINCON - Authorities in Effingham County say a teen that died in a car accident drowned after being ejected from the vehicle.
SAVANNAH - Federal authorities said Thursday they have uncovered an illegal sex trafficking network that forced women into prostitution and traded them like slaves between cities in Georgia, Florida and the Carolinas.
ATHENS - Police in coastal Georgia coerced statements from a man accused in the 2007 rape and slaying of a 6-year-old boy, and the trial court that handed him the death penalty made numerous errors, the man's defense attorney argued Wednesday before the Supreme Court of Georgia.
ATHENS - A Georgia man is appealing the convictions and death penalty he received for the 2007 rape and murder of a 6-year-old boy.
RINCON - Authorities say a Georgia man who was stabbed to death and his body dismembered was seen alive in a video surveillance tape from a South Carolina hotel on New Year's night.
SAVANNAH - Authorities in Savannah say 55 people have been arrested in an initiative focused on curbing gun violence.
RINCON - Police say a man who had been reported missing was fatally stabbed before being dismembered.
The following reports are from the Bryan County Sheriff's Department: Theft by taking, Dec. 23 - Deputies responded to Queens Way in Ellabell around noon after a man reported his 1995 Chevrolet pickup truck stolen. The man said he'd loaned it to a former co-worker, but the man never returned it. The man said he can no longer get in touch with the man who borrowed his truck. The truck is white with two-tone silver and red ...
How often has the doorbell rung or a child interrupted you while you were cooking, causing you to forget about the chicken you left sizzling on the stove - until smoke filled the house?
Bryan County firefighter and emergency medical technician Mark Waters has been named Bryan County Emergency Services employee of the quarter.
Getting into school buildings in Bryan County could soon be more difficult as officials look at tightening security at each of the system's schools.
An early evening fire destroyed a Richmond Hill home Sunday, but the residents were all able to it out safely, according to officials.
Wyommie Mack, program manager for the Department of Juvenile Justice in Liberty, Long and Bryan counties, on Tuesday updated the Hinesville Rotary Club on reforms being made to the state juvenile justice system.
Lt. Jeff Hein, commander of the Liberty County Sheriff's Office narcotics unit, describes law enforcement's continuous war on drugs as "a strategic game of chess, not checkers."
Atlantic Circuit Superior Court Judge D. Jay Stewart attended the National Drug Court Professionals' 19th annual training conference July 14-17 in Washington, D.C.
Bill Massey and Lauren Hand from the Dewberry Firm and Jeff Morris from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently presented the Bryan County Emergency Services (BCES) with the completion of a Georgia Hurricane Evacuation Study Technical Data Report paid for by the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).