More than four years after Gwinnett sheriff's deputies and the FBI arrested Rigoberto Garcia at his Norcross area home — and two years after a mistrial was declared in his initial trial because of concerns about the safety of jurors — a new Gwinnett County jury convicted him on several drug trafficking-related charges stemming from that arrest.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is helping Norcross police investigate a fatal shooting that occurred Sunday at an extended stay hotel on Jimmy Carter, a police spokesman has confirmed.
Police said Friday a business owner and former NFL player allegedly staged a burglary in a restaurant he owned and vandalized the building.
The Forsyth County Sheriff's Office announced Thursday a multi-agency operation combating child exploitation resulted in 24 arrests, including one of a Lawrenceville man.
Gwinnett police are encouraging residents to download and use a neighborhood watch app provided by home security company, Ring, to stay in touch with law enforcement about criminal activity in their area.
saiah Pretlow, 19, pleaded guilty to driving the car that Maynard and a juvenile female were in when Toney was shot and killed.
Gwinnett County police arrested Christopher Dale Bruner, 36 of Winder, after they said he backed his car into a woman while she filled her tires with air at a gas station.
Cristina Cruz, wife of a Gwinnett County minister, was sentenced to five years of confinement after prosecutors said she tore a police officer’s Taser from his hand and pointed it at him.
Jose Anjel Medina, 24, was taken into custody on Friday when the Gwinnett County accident investigation unit received a Crime Stoppers tip that led them to identifying Medina as a possible suspect.
Eugenio German turned himself in at the Gwinnett County Detention Center on Saturday after his wife accused him of raping her at knifepoint.
Data from Gwinnett County Public Schools is showing a gradual increase in drug, alcohol and tobacco rule violations that officials believe are linked to an increase in vaping on school campuses.
Gwinnett County police released surveillance video of two men they believe are connected to a homicide in a Duluth hotel room on Aug. 29.
Norcross is following the lead of Duluth and Lilburn with regards to trying to crack down on speeders in school zones. The city issued an invitation for companies to submit bids for the purchase and installation of speed cameras, which would capture speeders without the presence of an officer.
Police are searching for two suspects they said attempted to break into a home on Cruse Road in Lawrenceville on Aug. 28.
Police have identified a suspect the said allegedly stole a golf cart, key machine, spray paint and caulking from a shed at a Norcross apartment complex.
The Gwinnett County Police Department’s Special Victims Unit is seeking a man accused of raping his wife at knifepoint Sunday.
Damien Bessellieu said things have been “all over the place” since his family found out his mother was shot and killed inside her apartment Sunday night.
Local elected officials, members of law enforcement, contractors and engineers celebrated the “groundbreaking” of roughly $5 million Georgia State Patrol facility that will serve as a command post for 16 troopers, including HERO Unit along the Interstate 85 corridor in Suwanee.
The baby was transported to the hospital before it died from severe injuries, including a fractured skull, fractured ribs and intestinal bleeding.
The 287(g) issue in Gwinnett is complex combination of the debate over the program itself; the participation of Gwinnett's sheriff's office in the program; and the county's growing diversity and shifting politics that looms on the political horizon as the 2020 elections approach.
Gwinnett County Police said a man that was shot outside Dave & Buster's at Sugarloaf Mills on Saturday night is expected to survive.
A Phoenix, Ariz. man was convicted in Gwinnett County this past week of multiple charges related to the theft and "cloning" of a Range Rover that had been reported stolen in Miami.
The Gwinnett County District Attorney's Office announced Friday that Deshawn Louis Poole was found guilty of shooting a man in the head outside of a bar in 2016, leaving the victim with memory and hearing loss.
Gwinnett County police are looking for a man who allegedly broke into a tackle store in Buford earlier this month and stole an unspecified amount cash and cigarettes.
Gwinnett County police said a 23-year-old driver was killed in a collision while pursuing a driver who had committed hit-and-run minutes earlier.
In all, the police department is making nearly $3.2 million in requests for additional employees and equipment for the county's 2020 budget.
Duluth City Councilman Kirkland Carden held a press conference at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center Tuesday to call on the Gwinnett Board of Commissioners to condemn Sheriff Butch Conway for supporting Dustin Inman Society President D.A. King.
One month after discovering a dog locked in the closet of an abandoned home, the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office announced deputies have arrested the owner.
Snellville Police said a 76-year-old tractor trailer driver was killed in an accident Tuesday On West Main Street near Knollwood Drive.
There wasn't much mention of the 287(g) program — the presentation instead focused heavily on the 95 new positions, including 79 sworn deputies, that Sheriff Butch Conway wants in the budget — but a few slides did show it will continue to have a presence in Gwinnett next year.
In all, Porter is asking for nearly $1.69 million in requests for new positions and equipment — requests that are also known as "decision packages" in the business plan presentation process taking place this week.
A federal court has denied a Gwinnett County Public Schools motion to dismiss a 2018 Title IX lawsuit brought by a former Peachtree Ridge High School student, who was suspended after reporting an alleged sexual assault in 2015.
Tiffany Moss, the woman who was sentenced to death in April for starving her 10-year-old stepdaughter to death then disposing of the girl’s body in a trash can, has accepted legal representation in her death penalty appeal.
A frequent customer at a Snellville convenience store recently robbed the place at gunpoint, and Gwinnett police are asking for the public’s help identifying him.
A former Georgia Institute of Technology professor recently paid $40,000 to the National Science Foundation after pleading guilty to defrauding the federal institution.
A 23-year-old Cumming man was recently arrested for allegedly soliciting porn from "dozens" of teenage girls through Snapchat.
In late October last year, a Trickum Middle School student stabbed his eighth-grade teacher with an eight-inch butcher knife.
Gwinnett police are enlisting the public’s help in identifying a woman who uses grocery stores to target her victims, then steals their wallets.
One of two suspects involved in an early morning shooting at a Peachtree Corners apartment on Tuesday may be connected to a South Fulton elementary school carjacking that occurred Monday, police said.
Local residents interested in taking a look at what it takes to be a police officer can do so as part of the Gwinnett County Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy, which is now accepting applications for its fall session.
After nine days at trial, a Lawrenceville man who crushed his 2-year-old stepson’s chest was convicted of murder.
What was supposed to be a four-day car rental turned into a four-month rental, and the Norcross woman responsible for the incident will now pay for her actions.