A 911 operator in DeKalb County received an emergency call about her father in her first shift working alone.
(Atlanta) — Some DeKalb County school teachers are outraged by their employment contracts for next year. DeKalb County teachers have to sign their contracts by Thursday to remain in the classroom next year – but […]
AJC- A DeKalb County man was arrested early Tuesday morning in connection with a child pornography sting. Selvin Haroldo Ortiz-Luna, 34, was charged with child exploitation. “Our Internet Crimes Against Children unit had been engaged […]
DeKalb County is launching a program that would give residents a chance to create a profile emergency responders could use to quickly gather details about the caller.
Atlanta-(WAOK) The DeKalb County jail has come up with a new system for inmates to have outside communication with their families and friends. The jail will be using video visitation versus face-to-face. All visitors will […]
DeKalb County reduced the euthanasia rate at its county shelter to 13 percent in December, the lowest point ever for the facility. The gains are part of an overhaul of the county’s animal services department, […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)-This morning with guest host Vernon Jones, WAOK broke historic ground with the first interview between former DeKalb CEO Jones and embattled suspended DeKalb CEO Burrell Ellis. Ellis was indicted by a DeKalb grand jury […]
Atlanta, Ga (WAOK)- About a month ago, DeKalb County Court potential jurors were given a new way to fill out the required questionnaire that evoked at least one question: Is “slave” an occupation? Well it […]
Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) — Dekalb County Interim CEO Lee May has announced that the county will hold three meetings to get input from residents regarding re-structuring the counties government. Dekalb county is the only county in […]
Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) –A recreational vehicle equipped with computers, interview seating, and office utilities for individuals seeking employment is set to stop in Tucker, Decatur and South Dekalb county this week. Schedules for the Job Bus […]