Updated: 11/19/2013 - Home break-ins usually spike this time of the year because criminals know many of you are already buying Christmas gifts. TV's, game consoles, and jewelry aren't just on your wish list, crooks want them too. News 12 gives you a few ways to keep the Grinch out of your home for the holidays.
Updated: 11/08/2013 - Neighbors have been fighting the one in Grovetown for years. About a dozen people who live near the Newmantown Gun Club showed up Thursday night to try to keep the property from being rezoned for a gun range. They say the noise is a disturbance, but the biggest issue is safety after they found bullet holes in homes nearby.
Updated: 11/06/2013 - As Christmas decorations go up around town, holiday deals go up on the internet. While many begin their holiday shopping, criminals will start doing theirs as well. Each year the scams get more sophisticated. Before you click the purchase button there's a few things you need to know to protect yourself.
Updated: 11/02/2013 - It was called Operation Halloween and was a joint effort between the Richmond County Sheriff's Office and the Probation Office to make sure sex offenders follow the rules of the night.
Updated: 10/25/2013 - The sheriff's office has collected almost 5,000 guns since the 1990's and with more guns coming in off the streets every day they have to make space. The 1400 weapons range from hunting rifles to vintage handguns and even retired police weapons. They fill nearly two dozen baskets and line seven walls.
Posted: 10/23/2013 - The Georgia Public Service commission is reminding consumers to prepare for winter weather by weatherizing their households, enrolling in budget billing programs and conserving energy if possible.
Updated: 10/21/2013 - DSW and Homegoods to join Whole Foods Market in Washington Crossing Shopping Center on Washington road.
Updated: 10/20/2013 - South Carolina tops the list that many don't want to ever hear. A study shows it's the number 1 state when it comes to men killing women. With October being National Domestic Violence Awareness Month some in Aiken are coming together to raise money and help those effected by violence at home. News12 tells the story of one family and how you can help make a difference.
Updated: 10/15/2013 - Georgia will charge poor people $5 a month to get subsidized phone service, a move that one Republican regulator says will deter fraud.
Updated: 10/13/2013 - An early Sunday morning house fire in Waynesboro took one man's life and leaves his family searching for a place to stay. Ashes are the only thing left of the home on Savannah Avenue. News12 spoke with a family member who tells us how the flames claimed the home and a life .
Updated: 10/26/2013 - It's a place where some day things get lost forever, but you might want to think again. Junkyards are a breeding ground one of the countries most common crimes, identity theft. Personal information like social security numbers and bank information are accessible by anyone day in and day out. What could take seconds to steal your identity, could take years to get it back.
Updated: 10/08/2013 - Tuesday night leaders at AR Johnson Magnet School discussed a health concern after one person tests positive for Tuberculosis. School officials aren't commenting other than saying they're following CDC protocol and any other info must come the health department. Before Tuesday nights meeting started News 12 is on your side with what doctors say you need to be aware of.