A former Dawson County jailer will spend the next 15 years in prison after he admitted to molesting a teenage family member.
With tears and smiles, members of Penny Anderson's family congratulated her after the recent treatment court graduation at the Dawson County Courthouse.
Four men remain in custody after a weekend drug bust in Dawson County.
Guilty pleas by two White County men have closed the files on several burglaries in Dawson and four other counties.
A Dawson County man died early Thursday morning in a single-vehicle wreck in North Hall County.
A Dawsonville man with an extensive criminal history is being held without bond following a chase and brief manhunt last week.
Authorities say a former longtime clerk took thousands of dollars from Dawson County Probate Court.
ATLANTA – Syed Haris Ahmed has one of Georgia's top criminal defense lawyers to represent him when he is sentenced for providing material support to terrorists, but the 24-year-old former Georgia Tech student insisted Thursday he wanted to go it alone.
A judge has ruled the state must return funds seized from a group accused of helping a Cumming man end his life because it has taken too long to file a complaint against the organization.
A postal worker who pleaded guilty last month to selling methamphetamine will serve about six months at a women's residential treatment center, followed by several months of strict supervision and fines.
A recent indictment places a local couple at the center of what authorities say is one of the largest methamphetamine trafficking cases in Dawson County history.
It's not brand new and it needs a bit of maintenance, but the 1997 red Ford F-150 sitting outside the Dawson County Sheriff's Office will be put to good use.
A postal worker arrested over the summer for making methamphetamine deliveries while on her route pleaded guilty to felony charges Thursday.
A log truck driver pleaded guilty Monday to charges in connection with a collision that claimed the life of a 33-year-old Forsyth County mother.
A Dawson County man was arrested Monday afternoon after authorities say they found him tending to a crop of suspected marijuana in the Dawson Forest Wildlife Management Area.
Authorities are hoping the public can help them identify the man who reportedly stole a vehicle from a local repair shop.
Dawson County Treatment Court is under new management.
A Dawson County Sheriff's employee is on unpaid administrative leave following his arrest over the weekend on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Vandals have targeted as many as six Dawson County churches in recent months, including two where several thousands of dollars of electrical equipment was taken.
A convenience store clerk is being held without bond after authorities say he was caught selling synthetic marijuana, commonly known as Spice, from his vehicle at work.
Two teenagers from Forsyth County were arrested Sunday morning in connection with what authorities described as a case of illegal hunting.
CUMMING -- A former bank branch manager has been sentenced to 15 years of probation for taking more than $25,000 from the First Citizens Bank, now Foothills Community Bank, location in Forsyth County.
CUMMING - A church youth ministry intern remained in the Forsyth County Detention Center on Wednesday following his arrest on felony counts of child molestation and enticing a child for indecent purposes.
A third suspect has been charged with commercial gambling after authorities raided two local convenience stores earlier this month and seized a dozen coin-operated poker machines.
A convicted child molester who reportedly violated his probation by vacating his home without notifying authorities is back in custody.
A 40-year-old Jasper man was arrested Monday for allegedly impersonating a law enforcement officer.
A third suspect has been arrested in connection with what authorities described as an illegal gambling operation in Dawson County.
Video surveillance from a neighbor's private security system helped investigators find two suspects they say are responsible for a string of thefts from automobiles in mid-February.
A local teenager facing numerous charges in connection with a reported rape has been released on bond.
According to authorities, several thousands of dollars in electrical equipment is missing from two local churches.