When the Atlanta police officer saw a barefoot homeless man, she gave him some shoes she had in her car. While she was not looking for publicity, a bystander filmed the act of kindness.
From the mayor of Atlanta to the chairwoman of the council public safety panel, there is a pledge to provide comprehensive security at city parks.
The Atlanta Police Department has fired a sergeant after a video surfaced on social media showing what police describe as the "sergeant kicking a woman in her head" after a week-long investigation.
Crime and COVID-19 were the topics for Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms during an 11 a.m. press conference Tuesday morning.
The Atlanta Police Department released a statement addressing rumors surrounding the murder of a 40-year-old woman walking a dog near Piedmont Park.
Police say 14-year-old Kaidan Barlow-Gardener was shot and killed during a fight involving up to 50 teens over the Fourth of July weekend in Atlanta. Now they're hoping someone can help them identify a possible suspect.
The Atlanta Police Department has placed a sergeant and another officer on unpaid leave after a video surfaced on social media showing what police describe as the “sergeant kicking a woman in her head.”
A driver is facing DUI charges after police say she smashed her car into an Atlanta restaurant.
Attorneys for the family of Rayshard Brooks and college students Taniyah Pilgrim and Messiah Young issued a joint statement on Thursday.
Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr has appointed a special prosecutor in the case against six Atlanta police officers arrested for pulling two college students from a car after curfew during protests last summer.
A man claims a woman hid in his closet without him knowing for 12 hours, before taking off with expensive jewelry and other items.
The announcement that Peter Skandalakis will serve as substitute prosecutor in the case against Atlanta police officer Garrett Rolfe was made Wednesday afternoon by Attorney General Chris Carr’s office.
Atlanta detectives made an arrest in a deadly shooting from Tuesday evening.
Georgia's House speaker said Wednesday he will seek $75 million in the state budget to give each police officer and sheriff’s deputy a $1,000 bonus, increase salaries for prosecutors and public defenders and bolster the capacity of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
The Atlanta Police Department released a video of a high-speed chase over the weekend. The chase resulted in two people being arrested, police said.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced new DNA from the Atlanta child murders has been sent off to a private lab for testing.
The Anti-Violence Advisory Council recommends investing $70 million to fund nine critical initiatives. This includes expanding programs focused on violence prevention, local security planning, focus on violent repeat offenders, and installing new streetlights in high violence areas.
The fugitive squad of the Criminal Investigations Division has arrested an incredible amount of suspects in less than a month.
An uptick in gun violence has city leaders and Atlanta police scrambling to find ways to stop it.
One council member disclosed one shocking incident in which a 15-year-old pulled a weapon and shot into a city pool. No one was injured in that incident.