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Police: Woman Arrested After Locking Son Out For Missing Curfew

A Georgia woman was arrested after police say she locked her 13-year-old son out of the house overnight because he missed his curfew.

06/03/2015

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Authorities Seize Meth, Heroin Packaged As Mexican Candy

Federal authorities say they’ve seized methamphetamine and heroin that was packaged to look like Mexican candy.

05/06/2015

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Alabama Officials: ‘Military Mistress’ Released By Mistake

An Alabama sheriff’s deputy released a woman dubbed the “Military Mistress,” who is wanted in three states, because a radio dispatcher failed to pass along that there were warrants out for her arrest, the agency said Friday.

04/17/2015

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Atlanta Warrant Amnesty: “There Are Some Real Consequences For Missing A Court Date”

It’s a “limited time offer” according to Christopher Patterson with City of Atlanta Municipal Court. He’s talking about the court’s Warrant Amnesty Program. For the next seven weeks, those with outstanding warrants, according to Patterson, […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2015

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Police Make Arrest After Woman Killed At Bus Stop

Police say they’ve arrested a suspect on a murder charge in the killing of 19-year-old Marcaysia Dawkins, who was gunned down at a bus stop outside Atlanta.

11/29/2014

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Rapper Gucci Mane To Be Sentenced On Federal Gun Charge

Rapper Gucci Mane, who pleaded guilty to a federal firearms charge several months ago, is set to be sentenced.

08/20/2014

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Real Talk With Rashad Richey: Rashad Gets Real With Police Leadership & Victims of Police Brutality Alike

Police brutality in America is not uncommon to most folks.  Many believe that some police officers abuse their authority, while some police officers believe that a couple of bad apples don’t spoil the whole bunch. […]

WAOK-AM–03/25/2014

Pop singer Justin Bieber was arrested on drunk driving charges in Miami last month and faces assault charges for an incident in Toronto in December. (Getty Images)

Bieber’s Security Guard Arrested In Atlanta On Robbery Charge

Sandy Springs police say the men confronted a photographer and stole a camera.

02/26/2014

James H. Meredith statue on the campus of the University of Mississippi on April 12, 2008 in Oxford, Mississippi. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Reward For Suspects Who Sullied Ole Miss Statue

A $25,000 reward is available for information leading to the arrest of two men involved in sullying the James Meredith statue at the University of Mississippi.

02/17/2014

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Zimmerman Arrested Again

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman’s arrest following a domestic dispute with his girlfriend is the latest in a series of recent brushes he’s had with the law. The 30-year-old former neighborhood watch volunteer who […]

WAOK-AM–11/19/2013

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