An officer who fatally shot a handcuffed suspect won’t face criminal charges after a grand jury found the detained man was armed with a gun that police missed during his pat-down.
Authorities are investigating a house fire that claimed the life of a man in east Georgia.
Georgia State University officials say a suspicious device that prompted a freeway closure and traffic backups was a student art project.
Police say a device taped to a bridge over a busy Atlanta freeway was not explosive, but they haven’t said exactly what it was.
The Atlanta Police Department has named a new LGBT liaison officer.
Atlanta police are offering tips to stay safe during New Year’s celebrations.
Police say a second dead body was found Friday afternoon in a northwest Atlanta home where a woman’s body had been discovered earlier in the day.
Gwinnett County police say a married couple has been charged with 20 counts each of financial identity fraud after setting up a fake school and handing out diplomas.
Atlanta police say the same gun was used to kill two homeless men who were shot as they slept, wrapped in blankets on the streets of Atlanta in separate slayings.
Police in Powder Springs say officers in the town northwest of Atlanta are now wearing body cameras.