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Daycare Temporarily Closed During State Investigation

A judge has affirmed an order to temporarily close a Cobb County daycare after employees were accused of lying about how long a child was left alone in a van.

05/20/2015

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2 Riding In Stolen Vehicle Shot By Police

Atlanta police say two men who were wounded in an officer-involved shooting are hospitalized in stable condition.

05/08/2015

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Two Officers Injured While Pursuing Suspect

Authorities say at least two metro Atlanta police officers were injured while pursuing a suspect in a chase that also involved gunshots.

05/05/2015

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Prosecutors Ask For Prison For South Carolina Police Officers In Taser Case

Two officers shocked a mentally disabled woman at least eight times with a Taser without giving her time to follow their orders.

04/27/2015

Sisters in Law: Police Policing the Police

On Sisters in Law, one of our callers was a former police detective and he gives us his account of when he arrested a fellow police officer. He also talks about police training and tactics. […]

WAOK-AM–04/18/2015

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Crowd Arrives For Walter Scott’s Funeral In SC

A crowd has gathered in Summerville, South Carolina for the funeral of Walter Scott — the black driver who was fatally shot by a North Charleston police officer after fleeing a traffic stop.

04/11/2015

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Know Your Rights-Save Your Life Townhall Meeting

On the heels of the death of Nicholas Thomas in Smyrna, Georgia, WAOK, V-103, the Brothers of Let Us Make Man and the Davis Bozeman Law firm will hold a town hall meeting Monday to […]

WAOK-AM–04/05/2015

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Police Searching For 10-Foot, 300-Pound Metal Rooster Stolen From Perch

Police are searching for whoever made off with Rocket the Rusty Rooster, a 10-foot-tall, 300-pound metal sculpture stolen from its perch outside an Athens business.

03/31/2015

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Witness to Fatal Police Accident Tells All

Bernard Moore, 62, was struck and killed by an unmarked Atlanta Police Department patrol unit last week, while attempted to cross Metropolitan Parkway. While reports are stating the the police officer attempted to avoid hitting […]

WAOK-AM–03/17/2015

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2 Fatally Shot Near Popular Atlanta Bar

Atlanta police are probing a fatal double shooting in the city’s Little Five Points neighborhood.

03/14/2015

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