Fulton County Prosecutor Rejects Calls To 'Step Aside' In Rayshard Brooks CaseCharging two officers involved in Brooks' death has sparked a campaign to remove Fulton County DA Paul Howard. Howard isn't budging.
Garrett Rolfe Involved In A 2015 Shooting That Is Still Under ReviewOnly one of the three police reports provided by the Atlanta Police Department (APD) mention Harris suffering a possible gunshot wound, and none of the reports specify that he was shot by police.
Atlanta Police Not Responding To Calls In 3 Of APD’s 6 ZonesOnly two sergeants and one officer showed up in one of Atlanta's six police zones, according to police officers who don't want to be named - the morning after an unusual number of police officers called out sick.
Garrett Rolfe, Officer Accused Of Killing Rayshard Brooks Moved To Another JailRolfe was moved from the Fulton County Jail to another facility in metro Atlanta for security reasons, three law enforcement sources told CNN.
Atlanta Police Officer: ‘Atlanta Government Has Turned Their Backs On The Atlanta Police Department’"The morale is the lowest it's been in 18 years. This is because of the mayor and DA. The disciplinary policy is not being followed, the officers' actions are not being properly investigated. Instead the mayor terminates them," said one officer.
I Quit: Police Officers Across U.S. ResignIn the three weeks since George Floyd's death, the role of America's criminal justice system has been propelled to the forefront of national conversation with thousands calling for comprehensive changes within the country's policing system.
Some Law Enforcement Officials Say Rayshard Brooks' Shooting Was JustifiedA point of contention in the debate revolving around Brooks' last moments was the Taser he picked up from one of the officers.
Atlanta Authorities Pursue Wendy’s Arson SuspectsAtlanta arson investigators are looking for two women suspected of starting a fire at the Wendy's where Rayshard Brooks was shot last week.
Charges Upgraded For ATV Driver Who Hit APD OfficerAtlanta Police investigators filed upgraded charges against Avery Goggans, the alleged driver of an ATV that struck APD officer Maximillian Brewer during the George Floyd protests on May 30, 2020.
Midtown Rape Suspect Turns Himself In To Atlanta PoliceEric Key turned himself into Atlanta Police Headquarters. Key was arrested and faces charges of Sexual Battery, Aggravated Sodomy, Rape, and Kidnapping.
APD Chief: I Will Not 'Watch Our Employees Get Swept Up In The Tsunami Of Political Jockeying'Six Atlanta police officers were booked, five on felony charges, after allegations of using excessive force during a protest Saturday.
'I Thought I Might Be Killed' College Student Recalls APD EncounterTaniyah Pilgrim says she feared she might not survive when Atlanta police used a Taser on her friend Messiah Young and pulled Pilgrim from a vehicle during street protests on Saturday.
Giving Back During COVID-19: Atlanta PD Officer Spends Hazard Pay On Tablets For StudentsAtlanta Police Zone 3 Investigator Keith Backmon spends hazard bonus pay on Amazon Fire tablets for five students to help them complete school assignments during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19: Atlanta Police Confirm Second Officer Has Tested PositiveThe Atlanta Police Department said an additional officer has tested positive this week for coronavirus.
Two Same-Day Atlanta Police-Involved Shootings Under InvestigationAPD: Two officer-involved shootings took place within a four-hour span this morning.