Atlanta City Officials Respond To Council Vote Approving A Public Safety Training CenterThe City of Atlanta is moving forward with a new state-of-the-art Public Safety Training Center, despite some opposition. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta police responded to some of the backlash during a press conference on September 9, 2021.
'Cop City' Training Center Proposal Draws Support, OppositionSupporters and opponents of a proposed police training center in Atlanta weigh in one week before City Council plans to vote on the facility.
Family Of Deaundre Phillips Protests Decision To Close Police-Involved Shooting CaseFour years after Deaundre Phillips, 24, was killed by an Atlanta police officer, Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis closed the case. His family and their supporters say the fight is far from over.
UPDATE: GBI Investigating Gabriel Parker ShootingThe Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is investigating an Atlanta Police Department (APD) officer involved shooting in northwest Atlanta Sunday morning.
Atlanta Attorneys For Woman Body Slammed By Police File Lawsuit Against City, OfficersAtlanta attorneys representing a woman body slammed by police announced a lawsuit against the city and the two officers involved.
Atlanta Attorneys File Lawsuit Against City, Police Officers Who Tased Two College StudentsAttorneys for Taniyah Pilgrim and Messiah Young, who were tased by Atlanta police, are suing the City of Atlanta and several officers.
APD Reports Two Shootings OvernightThe Atlanta Police Department (APD) reported two separate shooting incidents early Monday morning.
Atlanta Police Roll Out Summer Crime Reduction Plan To Address ViolenceAtlanta’s continued upticks in crime have kept police on their toes, prompting Police Chief Rodney Bryant to roll out a summer crime reduction plan to address the issue.
Attorneys For Rayshard Brooks' Family Condemn Decision To Reinstate Officer Garrett RolfeAttorneys representing the family of Rayshard Brooks respond to the decision to reinstate Atlanta Police Officer Garrett Rolfe.
Atlanta Mayor Addresses Violent Crimes, Shooting Death Of 15-Year-Old GirlMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms held a press conference at the Atlanta Police Headquarters to address crime on May 4, 2021, following a violent weekend of 12 shootings and four homicides.
Cherokee County Sheriff's Spokesperson Allegedly Posted Photo Of Anti-Asian Covid-19 Shirt On FacebookA photo allegedly posted by a public information officer at the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, Capt. Jay Baker, shows shirts with an anti-Asian message about Covid-19.
'Everybody's Hiding': Atlanta Police Release 911 Calls From Spa ShootingsAuthorities released more details on the eight people who died after a gunman went on a shooting spree at several Atlanta area spas, including audio of 911 calls made.
Rayshard Brooks Family's, Tased College Students' Attorneys: 'Political Gridlock' Has Stalled CasesAttorneys for Rayshard Brooks' widow and two college students tased by Atlanta police are calling for a special prosecutor.
Atlanta Police Search For Missing 19 Year-old WomanAtlanta Police (APD) are searching for a missing 19 year-old woman who traveled from Knoxville, Tennessee to Atlanta on February 4 and was last seen at the MARTA Five Points Station
Atlanta Mayor Addresses Crime Spike, New 311 Plan For Non-Emergency CallsMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms addressed the City pf Atlanta's spike in violent crimes, including gang and gun violence, during her first press conference of the year on January 21, 2021.