Local Crime


GCPD holiday task force aimed at protecting shoppers

The Gwinnett County Police Department holiday task force will begin operations on Thanksgiving evening.

Gwinnett sees sharp spike in pedestrian fatalities

Eleven pedestrians, largely Hispanic, have died in Gwinnett in 2014. Only 12 were killed in the last two years combined.

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Another ‘most wanted’ suspect arrested

Farris Stacy is the 37th person to be arrested after appearing on the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office Most Wanted list.

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Police: Ex-Falcon Jamal Anderson was passed out behind wheel on I-85

Jamal Anderson, known for his “Dirty Bird” touchdown celebration, was charged with DUI on Friday.

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Tenn. bondsmen arrested after allegedly kidnapping Gwinnett woman

Khalil Abdullah and Kevin Roberson were seeking a man wanted for missing traffic court in Ashland City, Tenn.

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Suwanee company a leader in virtual training for military, law enforcement

Company provides weapons training systems for the U.S. Army, Marines Corps, as well as international military agencies and local law enforcement groups.

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Four injured in Lawrenceville house fire

Gwinnett County firefighters responded to the blaze on Newlin Court at about 5:15 a.m. Saturday.

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Former Atlanta Falcons star Jamal Anderson charged with DUI in Gwinnett

Records show Anderson was booked into the Gwinnett County jail at 6:45 p.m. Friday.

Gwinnett MS-13 member sentenced to 11 years in prison

Edwin “Chilly Willy” Menjivar sentenced on pair of federal charges stemming from 2007 actions.

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Testimony: Son heard voices before stabbing father to death

David Trent Walker’s mother reportedly told police he had been hearing voices and doing drugs prior to the Nov. 5 stabbing of his father.

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‘Suicide watch’ argument postpones hearing in cult murder and starving case

Calvin McIntosh and daughter Najlaa were scheduled for a preliminary hearing Friday afternoon.

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Snellville mother arrested after one twin dies, another had broken bones

Teila Veronica Williams, 24, charged with first-degree child cruelty in case involving 10-week-old children.

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Testimony: Murder suspect told dispatcher he ‘finished off’ his stepfather

Diamond Mason, 23, is accused of killing his stepfather inside their Lawrenceville-area home following a disagreement about a puppy.

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Five suspects — including one still on lam — indicted in fatal Duluth home invasion

Five men tied to Aug. 6 home invasion-murder that left Adam Schrier died inside his home on Duluth’s Summercrest Lane.

Norcross High student hit by car while riding bike to school

Fifteen-year-old student suffered only minor injuries following crash at intersection of Medlock Bridge Road and Peachtree Industrial Boulevard.