Arrests

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - MAY 30:  FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter talks to the press during the FIFA Post Congress Week Press Conference at the Home of FIFA on May 30, 2015 in Zurich, Switzerland.  (Credit: Alessandro Della Bella/Getty Images)

FIFA President Sepp Blatter To Resign In Wake Of Corruption Arrests

Only days after being re-elected to a fifth term as President of FIFA, Sepp Blatter resigned on Tuesday. There was immense pressure on him to step aside because he failed to deal with the corruption […]

92.9 The Game–06/02/2015

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News One Now with Roland Martin: Tragedy In Ferguson, Missouri

Today on News One Now with Roland Martin, Roland discussed the chaos in Ferguson, Missouri. In the wake of the tragic death of the unarmed 18-year old Mike Brown last Saturday, the community has expressed […]

WAOK-AM–08/14/2014

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7 Dumbest Athlete Arrests

Sometimes athletes just aren’t the sharpest tool in the shed …

07/04/2014

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Police: Members Of ‘Top Rank Goons’ Gang Arrested

Police in an Atlanta suburb hope that a series of arrests have broken up a street gang known as Top Rank Goons.

10/18/2013

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Arrests Made In Weekend Murder

LAWRENCEVILLE – Gwinnett county police say two men have been arrested and are being held wihout bond,   in connection with the death of their neighbor.     Investigators have charged 21 year old Eric Bolling with murder in […]

WAOK-AM–11/26/2012

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Facebook Tip Leads To Arrests In Mill Fire

Authorities say a Facebook tip and an incriminating video led them to four suspects after an arson fire at a historic cotton mill in Douglasville.

05/30/2012

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11th FAMU Hazing Suspect Arrested In Death Of Robert Champion

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP/WAOK) — The last of 11 band members facing felony charges in the hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major has turned herself in to authorities. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement […]

WAOK-AM–05/06/2012

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Occupy Atlanta Takes Over Two Banks, Eight Members Later Arrested

Occupy Atlanta participated in the International Day of Action for the Occupy Movement by taking over another park, two banks, a bridge and a busy street. The result: at the end of the day 8 […]

WAOK-AM–11/17/2011

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Take Your Gun To The Airport-Kiss It Goodbye

ATLANTA (AP) – Clayton County plans to crack down on passengers at Atlanta’s airport who brings guns to the security checkpoints. Clayton Solicitor General Tasha Mosley says that anyone caught with a firearm in airport […]

WAOK-AM–11/09/2011

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More Lawsuits Filed Against Atlanta Police

ATLANTA (WAOK-AJC)-There is more trouble ahead for the Atlanta Police Department.  According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, five men say in a new federal lawsuit Atlanta police officers pulled their pants down in public and […]

WAOK-AM–10/03/2011

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