Category Archives: Breaking News

BPS: Dark Tint Leads to Two Arrests

On Wednesday afternoon, Bainbridge Public Safety Officer Chris Jackson made a traffic stop that resulted in two arrests. According to the police report, Officer Jackson observed a gold Mercury Grand Marquis with window tint that appeared to be illegal travelling through the intersection of Shotwell and Scott Streets in Bainbridge.  A traffic stop was initiated and contact was… Read More »

NEWS: Arrest Reports, Car Collides With Courthouse, Citizen Makes Scary Discovery, and More!!

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Friday, July 28, 2017   EARLY COUNTY, GA (WTVY) – Man crashes on Early County Courthouse lawn while running from Georgia State Patrol. ALBANY, N.Y. (WALB) – New York eyes textalyzer to bust drivers using cellphones. FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (WCTV) – Deputies: Man killed prostitute, buried her in yard. VALDOSTA, GA… Read More »




Decatur County Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault with an Ax

Update 06/28/17 9:15 a.m.: According to the incident report, the weapon used was a “bush” ax. Bainbridge Public Safety originally responded to the call, but because the location was technically in the county, the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office responded and took over the scene. According to the report, after a brief search, Cameron Slade was located across the… Read More »

Early Morning Mobile Home Fire in Decatur County (Friday)

Decatur County Fire and Rescue, along with the Fowlstown Volunteer Fire Department and Climax Volunteer Fire Department, responded to a mobile home fire on Millwhite Road early Friday morning. According to Decatur County Fire and Rescue’s Facebook page, upon arrival, the mobile home was 50% involved, but once the engines and tankers arrived, the fire was quickly brought… Read More »