Updated: 02/12/2013 - The 15-year-old, who is accused of having a loaded .22-caliber pistol in his book bag, will appear in Juvenile Court. Investigators say that he did not threaten anyone and claimed he had not been threatened.
Updated: 02/12/2013 - Sheriff Roundtree says this course comes with a bigger goal, a goal to bridge the gap between law enforcement and the community.
Posted: 02/12/2013 - Sheriff Ed Carroll says the male victim sustained a single gunshot wound to the back and was taken to the hospital. There is no word on his condition at this time, but his injuries are said to be serious.
Posted: 02/11/2013 - The five juveniles accused of starting a rumor about a student with a handgun at Swainsboro High School last week appeared in court on Monday.
Posted: 02/11/2013 - Victor Montrez Buggs, whose last known address was 2907 Heartwood Street, is a 23-year-old black male. Buggs has black hair and brown eyes and is 5'9" and approximately 160 pounds.
Updated: 02/08/2013 - A lot of changes are on the way for the Richmond County Sheriff's Office, and some of them are already in action.
Posted: 02/08/2013 - Authorities say 62-year-old Crawford Jackson was charged with aggravated assault. Jackson's former roommate, Darryl Harris, testified that Jackson repeatedly poked him in the stomach with a pocket knife back in June.
Posted: 02/08/2013 - More suspects have been charged in connection with what federal prosecutors say was a sex trafficking ring that forced women into prostitution and traded them like slaves.
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.