Press Releases

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

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

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 Investigates Death at Bulloch County Jail

October 30, 2017

Statesboro, Georgia – On Friday, October 27, 2017, at approximately 12:45 AM, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation responded to a death at the Bulloch County Jail at the request of Bulloch County Sheriff Noel Brown.

GBI Investigates Death in Screven County

October 25, 2017

Sylvania, GA – On Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at approximately 3:16 PM, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) responded to the scene of a house fire involving a death at the request of the Screven County Sheriff’s Office.