Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
Patricko Davis, a student at the Art Institute of Atlanta, was arrested Wednesday evening by officials with the U.S. Marshals Service.
Police say the husband allegedly sent a "concerning text message" to a family member the night of the incident.
Sharon Wilkins, 54, was killed by her husband Dan Wilkins, 65, who then turned the gun onto himself as police arrived onto the scene.
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Rising senior Abbey Rice was riding on an ATV with members of the school's volleyball team when it toppled over, killing the teen.
Lynn Settle, 37, was arrested without incident on Thursday by the U.S. Marshal's New York/New Jersey Fugitive Task Force in Jersey City.
Reginald Warren, 50, will serve one year and three months in federal prison, followed by two years of supervised release.
“It just eats at you that somebody could do this and possibly get away with it,” says the slain couple’s son.
Paul Anthony Santos, 38, of Brookhaven was shot outside the Taboo 2 Bar & Bistro around 2 a.m. Monday.
The shooting occurred around 2 a.m. in the parking lot behind Taboo 2 Bar & Bistro.
The man, who left his vehicle to ask for directions to another MARTA station, was hit while he paused to pick up something on the ground.
The police department will team up with Target for the 31st annual National Night Out celebration, which will be on Aug. 5 at Hammond Park.
Sandy Springs detectives are looking for Art Institute of Atlanta student Patricko Mondrez Davis, 21, in connection to the shooting death of Takeenen Williams.
The victim was reportedly shot multiple times Thursday afternoon in the 800 block of Hammond Drive near Sheraton Hotel.
Tamika Shelia Woodson of Lithonia has been charged with DUI, driving too fast for conditions and failure to maintain lane in an accident that sent her and Sandy Springs officer Mike Stark to
The officer was completing an accident report in the emergency lane when another vehicle rear-ended the patrol car.
The woman is in stable condition after she was shot in the abdomen during a carjacking at 6957 Roswell Road.
Melissa Mae Jackson of Marietta allegedly told witnesses "don't tell me how to parent" when she was confronted about her actions, which occurred Sunday afternoon on Roswell Road in Sandy Spr
Officer David Bahne was sworn in on Friday by Sandy Springs Police Chief Ken DeSimone.
A family of five and two dogs were able to escape the predawn blaze at their home on Stella Drive.