Category Archives: Breaking News

Fatal Accident in Bainbridge Sunday Night/Monday Morning

Update 11:58 a.m.: Press Release Georgia State Patrol (Post 14, Colquitt) On 10/01/2017 at about 11:50 PM a Red, 2010 Volkswagen Jetta was traveling North on Miller Avenue, in Decatur County.  The vehicle traveled off the roadway and onto the East shoulder of Miller Avenue.  The driver attempted to re-enter the roadway, but overcorrected his steering.  As a result, the… Read More »

BPS: Failure to Dim Headlights Results in Drug Arrest

A driver that failed to dim the car’s headlights to oncoming traffic was pulled over and her passenger was arrested for marijuana possession after a traffic stop. On Thursday, September 28, Bainbridge Public Safety Officer Timothy Shaw observed a driver approaching in a white car with bright lights shining.  As the car passed, the driver failed to dim… Read More »




Possible Drive By Shooting in Bainbridge

On Thursday, September 12, Bainbridge Public Safety responded to a call on Church Street in reference to a possible drive by shooting. According to the incident report, Officers Tarow Barney and John Walker arrived on scene and made contact with Titus Madge.  Madge stated that he heard what sounded like three gunshots outside his house and ran outside… Read More »

BPS: End of Summer Crackdown Leads to Drug Arrests

PRESS RELEASE “END OF SUMMER CRACKDOWN” A month-long drug investigation culminated on Thursday, August 31st  when Bainbridge Public Safety Deputy Director Frank Green and CID Officers Larry Funderburke, Chip Nix, Chris Avery, and Mark Esquivel spent the day rounding up Bainbridge drug dealers. Working on tips from the public and information uncovered during investigations, warrants were taken out… Read More »

Do You Know This Man?

Bainbridge Public Safety is looking for this man in connection to at least two burglaries which occurred over the weekend in the Rose Circle area. Guns and electronics were taken from the homes. If you recognize this man, please contact Investigator Chris Avery at 229-248-2038 or you can submit anonymous information by clicking the link below. http://www.bainbridgecity.com/egov/apps/action/center.egov?view=form;page=1;id=9