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Man Accused Of Impersonating Officer, Stealing Continental Breakfast Arrested

Police say a man accused of impersonating an officer and stealing continental breakfast at a suburban Atlanta hotel has been arrested.

03/19/2014

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Escaped Inmate Recaptured At GA Train Station

Fulton County Sheriff’s officials say they’ve recaptured an inmate who escaped a transport bus in northwest Atlanta.

02/05/2014

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Sheriff’s Officer Held On Molestation Charge

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — An officer with the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office is jailed in Savannah after being charged with child molestation. Authorities say sheriff’s Lt. Rick Hall was arrested Friday night following a search […]

12/21/2013

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Police: Woman Lost In West Georgia With Three Children Trying To Visit Walking Dead Actor

Authorities say a Mississippi woman and her three children ended up in west Georgia while on a road trip to find an actor from “The Walking Dead” television show.

08/01/2013

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Atlanta Police Officer Fired After Fatal Crash

ATLANTA (AP/ WAOK) – An Atlanta police officer charged in a deadly weekend accident has now been fired. Joshua Sieck, who graduated in June from the police academy, was fired by Chief George Turner effective […]

WAOK-AM–07/27/2012

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Clayton County Officer Shoots Burglary Suspect

JONESBORO – (WAOK/AJC)  -  A Clayton county officer is now on leave,  after he shot a burglary suspect Wednesday,   during what he said was a break in on Bonanza Church Road in Jonesboro.   […]

WAOK-AM–06/27/2012

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Clayton County Officer-Involved Shooting

CLAYTON COUNTY, GA (CBS ATL/WAOK) The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into an officer-involved shooting in ClaytonCounty. During a stand-off Saturday at the Sandlewood Apartments in Morrow, police responded to a domestic disturbance call […]

WAOK-AM–06/18/2012

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Jury Indicts Driver In Police Officer’s Death

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – A Fulton County grand jury has indicted a 22-year-old woman with vehicular homicide and other charges in the crash that claimed the life of an Atlanta police officer. The grand jury indicted […]

02/07/2012

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Doraville Police Officer Suspended After DUI Arrest

Doraville (WAOK)-An off-duty Doraville police officer was suspended after investigators say he got into an accident while allegedly driving drunk. Officer Kasey Lindsey, 29, was booked into the Dekalb County Jail over the weekend when […]

WAOK-AM–10/13/2011

Women In IHOP Brawl Seeking Legal Help

ATLANTA (WAOK)-  A woman and a police officer threw punches in a Buckhead IHOP, while spectators recorded the entire incident on their cell phones. The video was posted on youtube and become viral in a […]

WAOK-AM–04/27/2011

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