Press Releases

Oglethorpe County Death Investigation

September 9, 2014

Crawford, GA – On Monday, September 8, 2014, the body of a white female was discovered along the side of Georgia Highway 22 (Comer Road) in Oglethorpe County, Georgia. The body was identified as Ashley Leanne Watson, 31, of Crawford, Georgia.

Union County Sheriff’s Office Jailer Arrested

August 29, 2014

Blairsville, GA –  The Union County Sheriff’s Office received information that a Union County Jailer was involved in inappropriate contact with an inmate on August 19, 2014.  Information learned during an internal investigation prompted Sherif

Arrest Made in Tallapoosa Death Investigation

August 4, 2014

Tallapoosa, GA – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) has been requested to assist in the investigation of the death of Keith Donnal Lee, Jr., 22, this morning in Tallapoosa.  The Tallapoosa Police Department requested the GBI’s assistanc