Press Releases

Lakeland Man Shot to Death in Car

July 8, 2013

Lakeland, GA - On Sunday, July 7, 2013 at approximately 12:30 am, the Lakeland Police Department responded to the shooting of a man in a vehicle in front of 144 S.

First Citizens Bank Robbery, Thomson, Georgia

June 27, 2013

Thomson, GA. – On June 27, 2013, at approximately 9:44 AM, the GBI was requested to assist the Thomson Police Department with a bank robbery that occurred at the First Citizens Bank on Main Street in Thomson, GA.

Officer Involved Shooting at Sardis Police Department

June 11, 2013

Sardis, GA. – On June 10, 2013, at approximately 3:00 AM, the GBI was requested to assist the Sardis Police Department with an officer involved shooting that occurred at the Sardis Police Department in Sardis, Burke County, Georgia.