Press Releases

GBI and Cairo Police Investigate Shooting - UPDATE

August 26, 2019

UPDATE Cairo, GA (August 26, 2019) – Marcel Tavonto Williams, age 24, has been arrested and charged with two counts aggravated assault, 1st degree home invasion, 1st degree burglary, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime

Jakari Malique Reddish Murder Investigation

August 21, 2019

Jesup, GA (August 21, 2019) – On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested to assist the Jesup Police Department in a shooting that resulted in the death of Jakari Malique Reddish, age 24. 

GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Murray County

August 14, 2019

Murray County, GA (August 8, 2019) – On Thursday, August 8, 2019, the GBI Calhoun Office was requested by the Murray County Sheriff’s Office to investigate an officer involved shooting.  Deputies from the Murray County Sheriff’s Office responded to a r

GBI’s Coastal Crime Laboratory Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

August 12, 2019

Pooler, GA (08/12/2019) – On Monday, August 12, 2019, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of the Coastal Crime Laboratory in Pooler.  The 64,000-square foot project allows for increased staffing ca