A toddler found lifeless inside his home in July 2012 died from a hard blow to his head, a medical examiner testified Wednesday morning.
A Clayton County sheriff’s deputy is being held without bond in Henry County Jail following his arrest this weekend on child sex charges.
The worse part of getting labeled a convicted felon is trying to find a job.
Isn’t it funny how our minds connect certain fragrances and smells with memories?
A Walk for Life to benefit Pregnancy Care Center of Jonesboro is set for March 29 from First Baptist Church.
A Clayton County grand jury indicted a woman for murder and other felonies in the beating death of her daughter in 2012.
An Ellenwood man who admitted to stealing more than $1 million from Woodruff Arts Center while serving as the facilities director was sentenced to two years, six months in a federal prison.
A former Mount Zion High School assistant football coach has been indicted on four child sex charges.
A Forest Park man with a history of child sex offenses has been indicted on new charges, according to Clayton County Superior Court records.
Nearly 20 years after an Atlanta police detective was shot to death by his wife and dumped in a South Carolina lake, a popular true crime network is re-visiting the crime.
Two men have been indicted by a federal grand jury in the December near-fatal shooting of a postal truck driver in Conley.
A Stockbridge woman was sentenced to 10 years in prison after her conviction on Medicaid fraud and theft charges involving more than $200,000.
I thoroughly enjoy writing articles about young people who are working toward goals, who are focused and determined to make something of their lives. Sometimes they are driven by having a life better than the one provided by their parents or guardians. Sometimes they want to continue the good life their parents or guardians have provided for them, or exceed that standard of living.
All Alfonso Daggett said he wants to do is bring something nice to Forest Park, an upscale eatery that will keep diners and their money south of Atlanta.
The family of a man reported missing Feb. 22 is asking for the public’s help in locating him, said police.
Council members agreed Monday to keep $3.3 million in anticipated SPLOST funds rather than help bail out Southern Regional Medical Center.
In another example of community partnerships, the DAR Chapter donated nearly four dozen blankets to the Clayton County Police Department Wednesday.
Clayton County police are looking for three men accused of robbing two girls last month.
After defeating five other schools Saturday, members of Jonesboro Mock Trial team is headed to state competition in Lawrenceville next month.
The February meeting of Forest Park/Fort Gillem Implementation Local Redevelopment Authority has been cancelled, said officials.
A former Clayton County police officer was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for his role in a scheme to steal cocaine from a drug dealer for his own personal gain.
Do you know who you are, where you came from? Genealogy has been an interest of mine since I was a child listening to my dad tell stories of his North Georgia heritage and my mom talk about her German ancestors.
There will be a Town Hall meeting today at 3 p.m. for residents in Ward 2, said Councilman Dabouze Antoine Monday night.
In an incident that struck his ex-lover as “too little, too late,” an Atlanta man took the stand Friday morning to apologize for not telling her he was HIV-positive.
A former Clayton County tax preparer was sentenced to more than 21 years in federal prison after his conviction for stealing millions of dollars from taxpayers.
Council members agreed Monday to continue mediation efforts in settling a federal case involving the owners of two strip clubs shuttered by the city in 2011.
City officials want residents to be as healthy as they can be and are willing to put resources behind that philosophy with a free health expo Saturday.
The first defendant convicted in Clayton County of reckless conduct by an HIV-infected person will be sentenced Friday in Superior Court.
The mother of slain Clayton County police Officer Sean Callahan was incensed that the woman convicted of his murder portrayed herself as a victim.
Let’s face it, dads take care of kids in a manner far different from moms. With some exceptions, moms tend to be nurturing, loving, tender and gentle. When her child falls and skins his knee, a mom will generally make a fuss, wipe off the blood, apply ointment, maybe a bandage and give him a kiss.
Clayton County police said an early Sunday morning shooting left one man dead and another charged with murder.
A Clayton County jury will return Monday to resume deliberations in the case of a McDonough woman charged with murder in the shooting death of a police officer.
Fire Chief Eddie Buckholts doesn’t want to profit from medical transport calls but he’d like the city to at least break even.
Members of Jonesboro High School Mock Trial Team raised no objections to the weather Tuesday as they took advantage of cancelled classes to brush up on their courtroom skills.
A juror has been replaced on the panel that began deliberating the fate of a McDonough woman Monday.
Clayton County Superior Court Judge Albert Collier denied a defense motion for a directed verdict of acquittal in the state’s case against Lisa Lebis.
Maddi Page scrunched her face and willed her hands to maneuver the unyielding pin of the shiny new badge through the thick fabric of her dad’s uniform.
Clayton County police Officer Sean Callahan was able to fire four rounds at his assailant before falling over an embankment wall, wounded from a single gunshot, evidence showed Friday.
A Jonesboro woman with a history of drug, theft, forgery and prostitution convictions pleaded guilty to racketeering in a $25,000 tax fraud case and is serving her third term in state prison in 10 years.
The single round that killed Clayton County police Officer Sean Callahan hit his left shoulder in two places before entering the rear of his neck, a medical examiner testified Thursday.
In what officials call an “unprecedented” move, the state will pick up the cost to tow vehicles abandoned during Winter Storm Leon.
A former Georgia Tech professor was convicted Thursday of 76 counts of sexual exploitation of children in Fulton County Superior Court and faces similar charges in Clayton County.
Darlene Rogers wept openly in Clayton County Superior Court Wednesday as the last recorded images of her son and the details of his final moments were presented to a trial jury.
The snow and ice have melted from Clayton County streets and yards but winter is just getting started with more inclement weather possible before daffodils push through the cold ground to herald the arrival of spring.
Mayor David Lockhart exercises veto power
A Clayton County jury was expected to be seated late Tuesday afternoon to hear evidence in the trial of a McDonough woman charged with murder and other felonies in the death of a police officer.
The defense attorney for a McDonough woman accused of murder in the shooting death of a police officer is worried a jury might be prejudiced by her extensive record of felony convictions.
It’s as much a cliche as finding cops inside a doughnut shop but Clayton County firefighters were excited to compete in the department’s first chili cook-off competition Friday afternoon.
It was a dramatic start to the first 48 hours of snowfall and subsequent freezing in Clayton County, said police.
The weather outside may be frightful and damp but it can remain delightful and dry inside when residents follow tips and suggestions to avoid burst water lines.