Press Releases

BODY FOUND IN COTTON FIELD IN COFFEE COUNTY

October 29, 2009

Broxton- On Thursday, October 29, 2009, the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office was contacted at approximately 10:11 a.m.  in reference to a farmer finding a body in his cotton field located off a dirt road on 441 north of Broxton. The Coffee County S.O.

BROXTON MAN SHOT TO DEATH

October 26, 2009

Broxton, Ga. - On Sunday, October 25, 2009, at approximately 1:00 a.m., the Broxton Police Department requested assistance from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Douglas Office in investigating the death of Jason L. Rish, 34, of Broxton, Ga.

Arrests Made in Stolen Vehicle Ring

October 6, 2009

POLK COUNTY - As result of a lengthy investigation by the Northwest Georgia Criminal Enterprise Task Force (NGCETF) into a stolen vehicle ring, task force members, assisted by local, state and federal agencies, made eight arrests t

Georgia Tech Employee Arrested

October 2, 2009

ATLANTA - Today, agents from the GBI’s Atlanta Regional Office arrested Georgia Tech employee Merideth Durrah and charged her with Theft by Taking and Forgery (both felonies) for her role in stealing approximately $10,000 from Georgia Tech.