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Police: Ga. City Employee Drunk During Fatal Crash

Atlanta city officials say a Department of Public Works employee who was driving a city-owned truck at the time of a fatal crash was driving drunk and will be charged with vehicular homicide.


Police say Terri Chimon Williams has been arrested in connection to a fatal shooting in East Atlanta. (Getty Images)

Police: Woman Arrested In East Atlanta Shooting

A woman accused of fatally shooting another woman in East Atlanta Tuesday night surrendered to police on Wednesday, authorities said.


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Atlanta Businesses, Residents Required To Register Security Alarms

Businesses and residents in Atlanta will soon be required to register any security or burglar alarm systems they have installed.


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35 New Atlanta Police Officers Graduate

ATLANTA- (AP/ WAOK)- Atlanta police say they’re welcoming 35 new officers to the force. Department spokesman Carlos Campos says the new officers  are  graduating  from the Atlanta Police Academy Monday evening at City Hall. Campos […]


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Plan For Cameras In City Vehicles Raises Concerns

ATLANTA (AP) — A plan to install cameras in city-owned vehicles in Atlanta is raising privacy concerns from the workers who will be videotaped. Atlanta officials plan to install 175 cameras in the city vehicles. […]


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Atlanta Police To Swear In 26 News Officers

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Police Department is set to swear in 26 new officers. The ceremony on Thursday marks the end of 12 weeks of rigorous training at the Atlanta Police Academy. The training […]



Atlanta Police Seek More Spanish-Speaking Officers

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Police Department is looking for more Spanish-speaking officers and 911 operators. The department says it needs more Spanish speakers to better serve the diverse community. Chief George Turner says the […]


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Are You An Angry Black Man/Woman? Boyscouts And ATL Police Chief George Turner …

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques- White we talked about being an angry black man or woman. We also talked about gay people being allowed in the boyscouts as well as had APD Police Chief […]



Atlanta Police Officer Accused Of Demanding Sex Act From Georgia Tech Student

ATLANTA (WAOK)—An Atlanta police officer is currently under investigation after recent allegations from a Georgia Tech student claiming an officer demanded a sexual act in return for giving the student a ride to campus. According […]


Atlanta police are investigating a fetus found in a freezer where a couple recently moved from. (Photo credit should read YAHUDA RAIZNER/AFP/Getty Images)

“Fully Developed” Fetus Found In Freezer

Police in metro Atlanta are investigating the discovery of a human fetus left in the freezer at a vacant apartment.