Press Releases

Arrests Made in Bacon County Death

October 20, 2018

Alma, GA (October 20, 2018) – After an extensive investigation, the GBI Douglas Regional office, Alma Police Department, and the Bacon County Sheriff’s Office obtained information that led to the arrest of the following subjects in connection with the

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,