Updated: 10/25/2012 - Dozens of people showed up to talk about crime and the issues that have been plaguing the area for years. They are planning to use surveillance cameras, citizen patrols, self-defense classes and more.
Posted: 10/25/2012 - Richmond County Deputies say two people are being charged with driving under the influence after an accident at the intersection of Washington Road and Center West Parkway around 2:45 a.m.
Updated: 10/25/2012 - We are told Academy of Richmond County administrators saw the bruising and swelling on the child and called the 1-800-DFCS hotline to report the suspected abuse.
Posted: 10/23/2012 - The tests confirmed that Lucky Wade Jackson's blood-alcohol concentration was 0.281. There were not any drugs in his system.
Updated: 10/23/2012 - Magic City owner Patrick Walton was sentenced to five years on a charge of making false statements to law enforcement.
Updated: 10/23/2012 - News 12 has learned the teenagers had been missing for nearly two hours before a full search began. News 12's Christie Ethridge has been following this story since the teenagers escaped late Friday night.
Posted: 10/22/2012 - The Detention Center is on lockdown after five inmates escaped last night. News 12's Christie Ethridge begins our coverage as the DJJ is asking for statewide help in finding the one who got away.
Posted: 10/22/2012 - The escapes at the Augusta YDC come hours after 18-year-old Michael Everidge was sentenced for a deadly beating inside. News 12's Sheli Muniz sat down exclusively with her, she says not much has changed.
Updated: 10/21/2012 - The escapee is described as a black male, 18 years old, tall and slender build, 5’8”, 162 pounds, close cut black hair, with brown eyes. No identifying marks or tattoos. He was last seen wearing state-issue blue shorts and a white sleeved t-shirt.
Updated: 10/22/2012 - Four youth are back in custody as local law enforcement continue their search for a fifth missing escapee after the five juvenile offenders went missing from the Youth Development Campus.
Updated: 11/29/2012 - Marlin Dean was arrested over the summer for allegedly taking more than $20,000 worth of her mother's jewelry.
Updated: 10/22/2012 - Donna Boykin allegedly took the ambulance from the University Hospital campus in McDuffie County and drove herself over 30 miles to Trinity Hospital in Augusta.