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Officials in Cartersville are called the drowning of a toddler a "tragic accident."
A child is dead after an accident in Fulton County, according to police.

AUSTELL, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a Georgia police officer shot and killed a man after they say he opened fire at an event center outside Atlanta. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said in a Saturday statement that a Cobb County police officer was ...
Channel 2 Action News has learned a suspected wanted in connection to the shooting of two College Park police officers has barricaded himself inside an apartment.
Gwinnett County, GA. - Investigators are searching for the source of a dangerous drug they believe killed two friends Friday morning.

CARROLL COUNTY, Ga. - A new drug called "Gray Death" has been linked to a number of deadly overdoses in the South and it has now hit metro Atlanta. A man was charged with possession of the dangerous drug in Carroll County and investigators said he ...
He was wearing a polo shirt with green and blue stripes (Credit: crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta) ... Georgia State University police have identified one of two men accused of robbing a woman at gunpoint on the downtown Atlanta campus. Georgia State ...
ATLANTA (AP) - A man who was sleeping on the steps outside of one of Atlanta's largest churches was stabbed repeatedly in a pre-dawn attack, and police are searching for a suspect. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports ( ...
ATLANTA - police are searching for two teens accused of setting off a fireworks display at a southwest Atlanta grocery store. The Publix on Camp Creek Parkway was evacuated. The sprinkler system inside put out the flames, but the fire left a huge mess.
Cobb County, GA. - A Cobb County mother was arrested after police said she severely beat her 5-year-old son. According to investigators, Nakeisha Logan's son told them he tried to hide under a bed when his mother began hitting him with a belt.
A woman tells CBS46 she was walking her dog in midtown Atlanta Wednesday when a stranger approached her and kicked her poodle-mix in the jaw.
DeKalb County, GA. - DeKalb County police are searching for three robbers who investigators said shot and killed a 26-year-old man in a possible attempt to steal his car.
Gwinnett County, GA. - Gwinnett County police arrested a man they said was at the center of a SWAT standoff that lasted much of Wednesday afternoon.
Marietta, GA. (AP) - police just outside Atlanta say a man was critically injured during an exchange of gunfire with officers.
Joseph Priester (Photo: Essex County jail). MAPLEWOOD -- A fugitive wanted for fatally shooting a man in the head at a Georgia gas station was captured in ...

May 25, 2015 Dacula - Aubrey Lecture (center) waves as the annual Dacula Memorial Day Parade passes by on Monday, May 25, 2015. The parade, now in its 22nd year, remains the only Memorial Day parade in Metro Atlanta, largest in the the state of ...
Henry County, GA - Henry County police said a homeowner shot and killed a man who broke into his home. police said the man, identified as 31-year-old Robert MacDonald, had committed another crime less than 40 minutes earlier. Investigators said just ...
A teacher and classroom paraprofessional were captured on camera in a fistfight inside a science class at Stone Mountain Middle school in Tucker, Ga., about 20 miles outside of Atlanta. A student filmed ... police officers are on the front line of ...
More Cascade, GA News · APS educator Named Finalist For Georgia teacher Of the Year · Here Are 'Georgia's 10 Most Beautiful Public libraries' · Replay: Funeral For Former Atlanta police Chief Richard Pennington. Topics. arts & Entertainment · Bulletin ...
police say an officer wounded a man during a shootout outside a bank branch northwest of Atlanta. ... Cobb County police say the gunfire happened in the Marietta area, after officers pulled over an SUV Tuesday evening and a passenger jumped out ...
FBI special agent-In-Charge David Levalley told Winne that the FBI Atlanta Field Office is keeping a vigilant eye on any incident that could impact the people of Georgia. Levalley said what made the Manchester concert attack particularly tough, was it ...
I've never seen anything that crazy before," witness Angie Sanchez told Klaus. Cobb County police say it all started with a suspicious person call in Kennesaw.
Investigators are on the scene of a reported officer-involved shooting in Cobb County.
COWETA COUNTY, Ga. - police are trying to identify and find two suspects in connection with a gas station robbery in Newnan, according to Coweta County police. The robbery occurred early Monday morning just after midnight. Police say two black male ...
FULTON COUNTY, Ga. - police in East Point Homicide detectives are still questioning a suspect who was arrested Sunday after the deadly shooting of a 15-year-old boy.
Statewide, school system police departments employ officers who have been terminated or resigned under the cloud of an investigation at twice the rate of local police departments, according to an investigation by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and ...
DeKalb County, GA. - law enforcement credit The Georgia Bureau of Investigation's forensic sketch artist Kelly Lawson with helping them solve hundreds of crimes throughout the State of Georgia. Lawson sits down with victims who have been through the ...
5 shootings in Atlanta include a boy who was shot in the back.
Atlanta police are investigating after a suspicious package was found near a building in downtown Atlanta and several evacuations were prompted as a result.
NEWTON COUNTY, Ga. - A Stone Mountain police officer is facing charges following a roadway confrontation involving her teenage son.
Atlanta, GA -- Buildings around Underground Atlanta were evacuated Friday as law enforcement officials investigated a suspicious package at the scene, Patch has learned.
A statewide Channel 2 Action News/Atlanta Journal Constitution investigation shows 15 percent of school district police officers in Georgia have troubled pasts.
DeKalb County, GA. - A man was found shot to death this week in a home in DeKalb County, according to police. police found Earl English, 28, on Tuesday in a home he was renting on Northstrand Drive in Decatur. He was shot and had a plastic bag over his ...
ATLANTA - Atlanta's chief of police has terminated an officer who investigators said shot a man who had attended a motocross event at the Georgia Dome in February. A spokesperson for the Atlanta police Department confirmed to FOX 5 News that Sergeant ...
ALPHARETTA, Ga. - police want to find the man who tried to sexually assault a woman while she walked in a public park with her baby.
Athens, GA. - Two police officers were injured in a fight with an escaped felon in Athens-Clarke County. Lieutenant Christopher Nichols and SPO Gregory Gilchrist are recovering from injuries when a scuffle with a wanted man escalated quickly Tuesday ...
police at Georgia State University are searching for two suspects who robbed a woman at gunpoint on the school's campus.
Assist with prevention of crime, preservation of the public peace, calls for service, and basic police services in accordance with the mission, goals and objectives of the Georgia Tech police and in compliance with governing federal and state laws.
BRASELTON, Ga. - A 14-year-old girl has gone missing, and authorities are looking for information that could lead to finding her.
The Georgia Institute of technology police Department is a fully operational State agency devoted to the protection of the campus, its students, faculty, staff and visitors.
police need help identifying a man accused of robbing three metro Atlanta Goodwill stores.
We're talking to the victim's mother, on Channel 2 Action News at 6.
Athens, GA. - The University of Georgia police department is investigating the possible theft of prescription drugs within the school's tennis programs.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation was called for medical examiner purposes, but confirmed to WGCL that they are not investigating the incident.
Smyrna, GA. - Smyrna police are searching for a man who may have shot and killed a complete stranger, and are investigating the ambush as a possible "hit.
In 2015, for instance, a police officer in North Charleston, South Carolina, had no idea a bystander was recording as he shot Walter Scott in the back after a traffic stop.
Three men were killed and another escaped and is on the run after a chase ended with a crash into a pond near the Flint River, police said. The two-county chase ... The men yelled back, finished the burglary and sped off northbound on Ga. 85, Whitlow said.
"It has come to our attention that a former employee of Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates is involved in an investigation.




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