Federal agents took 45-year-old Derrick Crooms into custody early Friday morning on 18 counts of sexual assault on children, multiple law enforcement sources confirmed to FOX 5.
One person was killed and a second injured after being struck by a car late Thursday night on Covington Highway.
A body was found inside a burning car Friday morning in DeKalb County. Police are investigating.
Police are investigating after a person was found shot multiple times in Stone Mountain.
Police are investigating a shooting off Glenwood Road in DeKalb County.
DeKalb County police said it's been about two weeks since Raymond Johnson has been seen. His family said these last two weeks have been a nightmare and they can barely sleep not knowing where he is.
The little owl was found on the side of a busy Decatur road with an injured wing. Thanks to the work of a Decatur police officer, it's now recovering safely with a local wildlife rehab group.
The City of Decatur has extended requiring masks in all public places and businesses through October in an attempt to fight against COVID-19.
DeKalb County commissioners have unanimously voted to remove a monument to the Creek Indian War of 1836 that has been been in Decatur Square for over a century.
Police found the unidentified victim with a gunshot wound after responding to a person shot call on Monday at the 2500 block of Columbia Drive in Decatur.
Police said Raymond Johnson Jr. has not been seen since 4:30 p.m. on Sept. 29 near the 3000 block of Cobb Trail.
A woman in Cobb county says she was conned out of $2,000 that she put down as a deposit on a new home.
The medical examiner's office said 47-year old Jonathan Rosen, 14-year-old Allison Rosen, 13-year-old Julia Smith and 42-year-old Lauren Harrington all died in a plane crash at DeKalb-Peachtree Airport.
Have you seen this woman? Police say she assaulted two girls walking near Oakhurst Elementary School in Decatur and could have gone to a different elementary school later that day.
Investigators on Sunday afternoon were preparing to transport the wreckage of the small plane that crashed at DeKalb-Peachtree Airport. The engine of the small plane was "recently" modified.
Federal investigators will be out at DeKalb-Peachtree Airport early Saturday morning to begin their investigation into the fiery plane crash that killed four people Friday afternoon.
DeKalb County District Attorney Sherry Boston said she is creating a firearm violence prevention unit and a digital forensics unit.
District Attorney Sherry Boston said 48-year-old Aimee Heyward was found guilty of shooting her husband, 49-year-old Bruce Heyward, to death on Feb. 25, 2019, at their home on Edenberry Way.
Andrew Dansby was last seen on Monday in the parking lot of 3580 Memorial Drive, police said.
Members of the Stonecrest City Council voted 4-1 to censure Mayor Jason Lary. The censure stemmed from remarks Mayor Lary made at the end of a council meeting in September.