Press Releases

Jackson County Death Investigation

October 16, 2018

UPDATE (October 16, 2018) 

The male decedent has been identified as Buford Evans, age 41, of Winder, GA. The official autopsy results are pending further testing. 

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Hall County

October 14, 2018

Gainesville, GA (October 14, 2018) – On Sunday, October 14, 2018, the GBI was requested by the Hall County Sheriff’s Office to conduct an officer involved shooting investigation involving members of the Hall County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team,

Drug Arrest and Seizure in Pendergrass

October 2, 2018

Pendergrass, GA (October 2, 2018) – On Sunday, September 30, 2018, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to a domestic disturbance call on Old State Road in Pendergrass, GA.