Georgia State News

Georgia State News

1st Georgia execution of 2018 set with ‘Stocking Strangler’

Georgia is planning to execute an inmate called the “stocking strangler."

3 Georgia men indicted on meth trafficking charges

Three Georgia men have been indicted on meth trafficking charges.

At least 24 kid-on-kid sex assault cases on bases in Georgia

A decade after the Pentagon began confronting rape in the ranks, the U.S. military frequently fails to provide justice to the children of service...

Police: Missing girl found, man who took her kills himself

Police say a 14-year-old girl who went missing from a Maine foster home has been found safe in Georgia.

Georgia father-of-3 fatally shot during custody exchange

Authorities say a woman’s boyfriend shot and killed the father of her children during a custody exchange near Atlanta.

Young Atlanta boy found wandering in freezing weather

Police say a young boy was found wandering around an Atlanta neighborhood in freezing weather.

Report that Atlanta hindered records request draws scrutiny

The Georgia attorney general’s office has asked for an investigation into a report that the press office of Atlanta’s former mayor obstructed requests made under the state’s open records law.

1 dead, 2 injured in shooting at Georgia house party

A sheriff’s office is looking for a man accused of killing one person and wounding two others at a house party

Interior Department announces civil rights grants

Georgia is among the recipients.

Georgia apartment fire kills 1 child, displaces 14 people

A Georgia fire department is investigating the cause of a fire that killed a special-needs child and displaced more than a dozen people.