Press Releases

Former Banks County Deputy Tax Commissioner Arrested

February 19, 2010

On Friday, February 19, 2010, Agents with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation in Athens and officers with the Banks County Sheriff's Office arrested former Banks County Deputy Tax Commissioner Lori Ann Slaton, age 41, of Homer, Geo

Suspect Arrested in Murder of Lt Vogt

February 17, 2010

At 3:15 PM  on February 17, 2010, the Georgia State Patrol SWAT Team and other  law  enforcement arrested 44-year-old Robert Milam Cook at his residence at 6625 Roosevelt Hwy, Fairburn, GA.  Cook has been charged with the murder of Lt. Mike Vogt.