Former Georgia Insurance Commissioner Sentenced For Stealing More Than $2,500,00.00Former Georgia Insurance Commissioner Jim Beck has been sentenced to federal prison following his conviction for stealing more than $2,500,000 from the Georgia Underwriting Association (GUA).
Man Guilty To Conspiracy To Commit Wire Fraud And Securities FraudMark Melnick has pleaded guilty to a criminal information charging him with conspiracy to commit wire and securities fraud arising from a years-long scheme to manipulate the prices of short-term call options in large, publicly traded companies.
Georgia Dems Blame State Labor Officials For Unresolved Unemployment Insurance ClaimsState lawmakers say they're now the first stop for desperate unemployed workers who haven't received their unemployment payments. They're accusing the Georgia Department of Labor of shifting some of the responsibility of resolving the issues to legislators.
Georgia Police Leaders Announce National Faith & Blue Weekend Events From Oct. 8-11National Faith & Blue Weekend is happening October 8-11, 2021, and it’s the largest police-community outreach in U.S. history. A crowd of law enforcement agencies met at the State Capitol to share why they’re urging communities to join forces in bridging relationships.
Alabama Man Sentenced For Impersonating A Federal Air MarshalJay Diamond, who has a criminal history with over 30 misdemeanor and traffic convictions, has been sentenced on two counts of false impersonation of a federal Air Marshal. 
Gov. Kemp, State Health Official Update Georgians On COVID And Potential New SurgeGovernor Brian Kemp and Public Health Commissioner Dr. Toomey gave an update on COVID and the possibility of a new surge in Georgia.
Georgia Man Pleads Guilty To Child ExploitationA Macon resident has pleaded guilty to child sexual exploitation after investigators discovered multiple juvenile victims across the country ranging in age from 10-years-old to 16-years-old who he contacted on social media, coercing them to send him sexually explicit and pornographic images and videos.
Protesters Demand Mask Mandates in Georgia CollegesCollege campuses are becoming the latest setting for the fight over COVID-19 guidelines. All this week, students, staff, and supporters will be protesting on Georgia campuses calling for tougher safety measures.
Fire Officials Continue Investigation Into Arrive Perimeter Apartment Explosion In DunwoodyRecovery efforts continue after an explosion injured several people at the Arrive Perimeter Apartments in Dunwoody on Sunday around 1:30 p.m.
Atlanta-Based 'Jolie Noire' Clothing Line Celebrates Blackness, Diversity And InclusionAtlanta-based Jolie Noire showcased its size-inclusive clothing line for Body Image and Awareness week, which ran from September 1-8, 2021. CW69'S Valencia Jones gave us a look at the brand and the inspiration behind it.
Convicted Felon Sentenced To Additional Time For Threatening A Witness And JudgeA convicted felon and gang member has been sentenced to more than a decade of additional time in federal prison after admitting he threatened a witness and a judge.
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.