Press Releases

GBI Makes Arrest in Ashburn Shooting

July 3, 2018

Ashburn, GA – On Tuesday, July 03, 2018, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) arrested Jontavious Coley, 17 years old, from Cordele, GA.  He has been charged with Aggravated Assault and Felony Murder in connection to the shooting incident that occ

Counterfeit Pills Drug Study Released for FY2018

July 2, 2018

Decatur, GA (July 2, 2018) – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is issuing data regarding drug exhibits submitted to the Crime Lab for testing by law enforcement agencies in Georgia that contain counterfeit pills.

Kingsland Police Officer Arrested

June 27, 2018

Kingsland, GA (June 27, 2018) - On Wednesday, June 27, 2018, Kingsland Police Officer Zechariah Presley turned himself in to the Camden County Sheriff’s Office after arrest warrants were obtained by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

Child Molestation Arrest Made in Hall County

June 22, 2018

Gainesville, GA – (June 22, 2018) On Friday, June 21, 2018, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) and the Hall County MANS Unit arrested Christopher White Batchelor, age 49, on charges of Criminal Attempt To Commit Child Molestation, Distributing O