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Jail Deputy Fired After Sending Facebook Friend Request To Female Inmate

Authorities in northeast Georgia say a jail deputy was fired and another resigned after they sent Facebook friend requests to an inmate while she was locked up in the county jail.

08/14/2012

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Teacher To Remain In Jail Facing Sex Charges

ATLANTA (AP) — A former Georgia middle school teacher will remain in jail as he awaits trial on charges of having sex with a student. DeKalb County Superior County Judge Gail Flake refused bond Monday […]

WAOK-AM–08/07/2012

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Judge Sets Zimmerman’s New Bond At $1 Million

A Sanford judge just ordered that George Zimmerman be released on $1 million bail on Tuesday.  It was not clear how long it would take the 28-year-old Zimmerman to arrange his release, but it could be soon. The […]

07/05/2012

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Woman Sues Cobb County Over Jail Medical Care

A woman has sued the Cobb County Sheriff’s Office, saying she lost her baby because of inadequate medical care when she was being held in the county jail.

07/05/2012

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Jessica Colotl Detained On Two Year Old Conviction

COBB COUNTY – (WAOK/AJC) –  Jessica Colotl,  the Kennesaw State University graduate who set off a firestorm of debate over illegal immigration is wrapping up a three day sentence in jail.   After a hearing […]

WAOK-AM–06/25/2012

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Fulton County Jail Testing New Lock System

ATLANTA – (WAOK/AJC)  - Fulton county jail personnel,  are offering inmates rewards if they can pick the new locks just installed at the jail.    Those who succeed will be given free food and toiletries […]

WAOK-AM–06/22/2012

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Ex-Army Officers Charged With Stealing Millions In Federal Funds

Two ex-Army officers are facing charges of stealing more than $2.7 million from the U.S. government while serving in Saudi Arabia.

05/08/2012

Too Much Truth Exclusive: Sheriff Thomas Brown Gives His Side On Dekalb Eviction

In a Too Much Truth Exclusive, we had the opportunity to talk to current Dekalb County Sheriff  Thomas Brown about his decision to  evict Dekalb resident Christine Frazer and her 85 year old mother out […]

WAOK-AM–05/02/2012

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National Guardsman Guilty Of Child Molestation

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A former Georgia National Guard soldier has been convicted on three counts of child molestation in Cobb County. Authorities say 41-year-old John Joseph Kinnaman was convicted Friday. The Cobb County district attorney’s office […]

WAOK-AM–02/20/2012

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Fathers Challenge Child Support Orders

ATLANTA (AP) — A group of fathers in Georgia is targeting the state’s practice of putting parents who can’t afford to pay child support in jail. The five fathers claim in a lawsuit that jailing […]

WAOK-AM–01/30/2012

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