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The latest on local crime and public safety.
The state of Georgia is joining a multi-state effort focused at unsafe commercial vehicle drivers.
Her children, ages 2 and 6, were left in a hot car for 25 minutes in a Walmart parking lot.
Two other people were sent to the hospital with injuries
The 13th annual Patriots Day / 9/11 ceremony is Thursday, Sept. 11 at Mt. Tabor Park.
Plus: Deputy coroner impersonated police officer; Burglars posed as first-time home buyers.
Bolt struck during Wednesday’s strong storms in the area.
Hiram PD: Every year, preventable injuries kill and disable more children in Paulding County than kidnapping, drugs, diseases combined.
2 people filled the balls with marijuana, tobacco and cell phone, then tossed them over fence at federal prison in Jesup, Ga.
The manner of death for Sheila Ann Carlotta, 33 of Marietta was also classified as "accidental."
Tina Waddell was brutally beaten by an unknown assailant on July 29.
Marietta woman had been swimming in the area Saturday, according to Cherokee County Police.
Also: Grandfather shoots at carjackers; Opium sent through the U.S. Mail; Mistaken $100 was actually $1.
Friday night through midnight on Labor Day, state troopers and law enforcement officers from across Georgia to target impaired drivers.
Nizzear Rodriguez, 13, was shot hours after celebrating his birthday
Three bodies were found by the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office Sunday.
Macyi Olschewske had been missing since Tuesday night at 10:30 p.m.
The city will purchase five replacement vests with the grant.
At this time, Cartersville police believe the man's death was a result of natural causes.
The 78-year-old was located trying to buy gas in Fulton County.
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