A Dawson County man will spend the next eight years in prison for possessing child pornography.
Superior Court Judge Jason Deal of the Northeastern Judicial Circuit has been selected to serve in place of Chief Justice Carol Hunstein to hear the appeal in City of Decatur v. Dekalb County.
The body of a man killed in what authorities have described as a long-standing feud over a disputed property line was exhumed Monday for further examination this week at the state crime lab.
A Woodstock man could face additional charges after his arrest on suspicion of dumping more than three dozen barrels of hazardous waste in a local wildlife management area.
A local art teacher continues to recover after he was reportedly shot by his wife earlier this month at their Lumpkin County home.
A local art teacher is recovering after he was reportedly shot by his wife Sunday night at their Lumpkin County home.
A Wednesday-only burglary spree authorities say dates back to 2008 ended Jan. 6 with the arrest of a Forsyth County man who was caught taking $7 from a local medical practice.
A local accountant convicted in December of taking thousands of dollars from clients will spend the next three years in prison.
Authorities say a Stone Mountain man suspected of taking a pickup truck from Dawson County may be responsible for additional holiday-related crimes here and elsewhere.
A 31-year-old Dawsonville man who pleaded guilty to child molestation charges will spend at least 13 years in prison.
It could be at least another week before the identity of the person whose remains were found last week near Dawsonville Highway is confirmed.
A former sports academy director who pleaded guilty to six counts of felony theft by deception will spend the next 12 months in jail.
Dawson County Treatment Court participants received an unexpected recognition during the court's graduation ceremony Nov. 18 when they were named Volunteers of the Year for community cleanup efforts.
More than a dozen fugitives were taken into custody over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend in what authorities are calling Operation Turkey Claw.
A local accountant could face new theft charges when he goes to court next week.
Dawson County's request for the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles to declassify information regarding its decision to grant clemency to a man convicted of a 1991 slaying has been denied.
A Dawson County Sheriff's officer has been cleared of any wrongdoing in the arrest investigation of a Roswell woman at a political event last month.