Press Releases

GBI Hosts Youth Suicide Prevention and Awareness Summit

November 20, 2017

Lawrenceville, Georgia  – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s (GBI) Child Fatality Review (CFR) Unit hosted a Youth Suicide Prevention and Awareness Summit on Friday, November 17th, at the Gwinnett County Justice and Administration Center.

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Hall County

November 6, 2017

Braselton, Georgia  – On Friday, November 3, 2017, at approximately 10:00 a.m., the Gwinnett County Police Department (GCPD) attempted to arrest James Corey Heard, 36, in the 2300 block of Buford Highway in Gwinnett County.  Heard was wanted o

Arrest made in Leary Murder Investigation

November 1, 2017

Leary, GA  – On Monday, September 18, 2017, at approximately 2:25 p.m., the GBI Sylvester Regional Office was requested by Calhoun County Chief Deputy David Mosely for assistance in a death investigation.  The request was made after Leary Poli

GBI Morgue Expansion Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

November 1, 2017

Decatur, GA –  On Wednesday, November 1, 2017, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the expansion of the GBI Headquarters morgue facility in Decatur.  The 17,511-square foot project for the Medical Exa