Press Releases

Arrest Made in Inmate Sexual Assault

April 2, 2015

Cairo, GA - On Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at approximately 10:00 pm, GBI Special Agent in Charge Steve Turner reports that Agents with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested Dennis Logan, 51, of 5843 Bags Ferry Road, Camilla, GA.

Coffee County Detention Officer Arrested

April 1, 2015

Douglas, GA- On Tuesday, March 31, 2015, Coffee County Detention Officer James Avery Dixon, 53 years old of Douglas, was arrested and charged with three (3) counts of Sexual Assault by person with supervisory or disciplinary authority and one (1) count

Shooting Death of Juvenile

March 30, 2015

Jefferson, GA –  A three year old died from a gunshot wound on Sunday, March 29, 2015.  The Jefferson Police Department responded to a 911 call just after 2:00 p.m.

Man Faces Two Counts of Murder in Union County

March 17, 2015

Blairsville, GA - Two bodies were found inside a residence at 903 Highway 325 in Blairsville on Monday, March 16.  The bodies, which appeared to have been shot, were discovered after the Union County Sheriff’s Office received a call from Dayton (TN) Po