Updated: 02/08/2013 - The teen charged with involuntary manslaughter stood before the judge Friday morning in front of his family and friends awaiting a decision.
Updated: 02/08/2013 - It's been a little more than three months since 13-year-old Kristen Burnette was accidentally shot and killed by her friend. The two were both Grovetown Middle School students. Kristen's mom hopes this will be a lesson to kids to stay away from guns.
Updated: 02/08/2013 - A former gang member is speaking out to News 12 about how he got sucked in. He says he wishes someone was willing to tell him what he's about to tell you.
Updated: 02/07/2013 - It's not even been a full two months into the new year and the Augusta area has already witnessed several murders. But instead of letting it beat them down, this group is ready to push back -- fighting youth violence with community support.
Updated: 02/06/2013 - A graphic video of a fight at the Augusta Mall over the weekend has been circulating around the Internet. Some are now saying they are concerned because this is not an isolated incident.
Updated: 02/06/2013 - Augusta Commissioners sent a warning to other club owners on Tuesday night, voting unanimously to suspend Club Fiesco's liquor and beer license for 90 days.
Updated: 02/06/2013 - Four dogs have gone missing in two weeks, and neighbors don't know why.
Updated: 02/06/2013 - Break-ins in and around the city limits have been plaguing Wagener for months and the people who live there are fed up. On Monday night, dozens filled the town council meeting tonight looking for a way to fix the problem.
Updated: 02/04/2013 - It's a crime that happens often but is often hard to catch. Now North Augusta Parks and Rec and the Department of Public Safety are joining together to help prevent car break-ins along the Greeneway.
Posted: 02/04/2013 - News 12 has the latest updates on two Columbia County court cases involving spice.
Updated: 02/04/2013 - GBI Special Agent Pat Morgan says the autopsy shows Chaz Williams died of multiple gunshot wounds. The GBI will not release the number of times Williams was hit at this time.
Posted: 02/04/2013 - The Supreme Court of Georgia has upheld the murder convictions for two men from the CSRA, Sajid Fitzgerald Leslie and Michael Alvin Reddings.
Updated: 02/04/2013 - Specialist Jemel Robinson, wants to send to his friend's daughter and message.
Updated: 02/04/2013 - Michael Mathis was sentenced to 15 years in prison after authorities say he killed two people while street racing in 2011.
Updated: 02/01/2013 - The Richmond County Sheriff's Office doesn't currently have tasers for road deputies, but they are working on funding for them. The deadly officer-involved shooting on Friday brings up the question: If the deputy had been equipped with a Taser, would the suspect be dead?
Updated: 02/01/2013 - Officers are often required to make split-second decisions that could mean the difference between life and death. News 12's Christie Ethrige takes a look at Richmond County's policy on when to use deadly force.