Austell Police K-9 Jerry Lee is back at home recovering after he was shot while tracking a suspect accused of trying to avoid a safety checkpoint.
The K-9 officer shot while tracking a suspect this weekend is expected to be released from a veterinarian hospital on Tuesday.
Officials said a suspect fled from police early Sunday morning and shot a K-9. The pursuit ended when police said the suspect was found dead.
Law enforcement described an armed "militia" that gathered outside Douglas County Sheriff's Office to protest a recent death investigation as peaceful.
Douglasville Police tackled the issue of gangs and drugs during their quarterly town hall Monday evening.
One company tied to the travel industry that was hit hard by the pandemic is trying to support small businesses and employees falling on hard times.
Police say one burglary suspect was killed when the pair were trying to flee from officers across I-20.
A young man and two boys were killed Monday evening in a crash in Paulding County.
Several communities across north Georgia have opened warming centers as temperatures are expected to dip at or below freezing overnight into Wednesday morning.
It was a tough Christmas for Douglasville resident Yunona Monroe.
Yunona Monroe's parent's died after battling COVID-19 for several weeks. She's not sure how they contracted the virus.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called to a hotel in Douglasville where a police officer fired shots early Tuesday morning.
A Douglasville couple passed away just hours apart on Thanksgiving after being hospitalized and diagnosed with COVID-19.
Investigators told FOX 5 the suspects broke into Gable Sporting Goods just after 1:30 a.m. and stole a variety of weapons, but they're still conducting inventory, so an exact number of taken guns could not be provided.
This has been an unusual year and despite the circumstances and of course the pandemic, one metro Atlanta community wanted to move forward with an annual Halloween tradition, with a little bit of a change.
A Douglasville man accused of stabbing a woman stole a patrol car, struck a deputy, and let authorities on a chase before being apprehended, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
There wasn’t a sit-down luncheon this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but thanks to area businesses and the community, hundreds of Douglas County first responders still received special recognition during Wednesday's 5th annual First Responders Luncheon in Douglasville.
The law enforcement leaders wanted to detail their commitment to addressing improper and illegal behaviors within their profession.
Douglasville police say they have arrested a suspect in the deaths of a woman and a child found inside a burning car Sunday afternoon.
Douglasville police are investigating the deaths of two people found inside a burning car Sunday afternoon.