Nigerian Hacker And A Repeat Offender Sentenced For Unemployment Fraud And Tax Fraud SchemeBamidele Muraina, a Nigerian national who hacked into tax preparation firms and filed fraudulent unemployment benefit claims and tax returns using stolen personally identifiable information, and Gabriel Kalembo, a previously convicted fraudster who laundered the fraudulent assets, have been sentenced to federal prison.
Georgia Man Pleads Guilty To Smuggling Guns To BarbadosRashad Sargeant has pleaded guilty to unlawfully exporting firearms to Barbados. Together with co-defendant David Johnson, Sargeant shipped at least 30 guns to Barbados after obliterating the serial numbers of the firearms and packing them inside false compartments in boxes.
Protesters Demand DeKalb Police Fire Officer Involved In Zadok Williams' Shooting DeathNearly five months after DeKalb County police shot and killed Matthew Zadok Williams, 35, his family and protesters want the officer involved in the shooting held accountable.
Buckhead Inches Closer To Seceding From The City Of Atlanta"Buckhead City" is another step closer to becoming a reality, as organizers reach another milestone in their efforts to secede from the City of Atlanta.
Hurricane Ida Evacuees Arrive In Metro Atlanta, Reflect On Anniversary Of KatrinaAs the American Red Cross of Georgia made its way to Louisiana to help with relief efforts,  many Hurricane Ida evacuees were fleeing to Metro Atlanta.
Gov. Kemp, Atlanta Refugee Groups Respond To Afghanistan Suicide BombingsGovernor Brian Kemp responded to the suicide bombings and withdrawal efforts in Afghanistan, as organizations in Atlanta support refugee evacuation efforts.
A Quest For Success: Jurassic Joe's Journey From Prison To Chasing His DreamsJurassic Quest employee Joe Johnson shares how he went from prison to pursuing his dream to become an entertainer.
Federal Indictment Unsealed Alleging Massive Muscogee County, Georgia FraudA federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging eight people, including the former Deputy Clerk of Muscogee County Court, with various criminal charges including bank fraud, wire fraud and interstate transportation of stolen property amounting to an alleged loss of nearly $500,000 to Muscogee County during an 11-month period in 2019.
Georgia Man Sentenced For Operating a High-Volume Drug "Market"Multiple co-defendants involved in a high-volume drug trafficking operation located in a southwest Georgia city were sentenced to federal prison for their crimes this week.
Former Bookkeeper Sentenced For Filing False Tax ReturnsAlice Sue Smith has been sentenced for stealing from her employer while working as the bookkeeper and for filing false tax returns.
Atlanta Man Sentenced For Sextorting Nine Teenage BoysMyles Frazier has been sentenced to 24 years in prison for the offenses of cyberstalking, enticement of a minor to engage in prostitution, and child pornography production.