Category Archives: Crime and Public Safety

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Friday, February 17, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Lisa Craven, 44, Nine Dime Doctor Road, Meigs, Ga, Theft by Shoplifting (Two Counts); Hanks, DESO Michael Randolph Evans Jr., 24, Thomasville Road, Climax, Ga, Hit and Run, Duty of Driver to… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Thursday, February 16, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Tyja Marketa Johnson, 28, East Sharpe Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Driving without Valid License; Miller, BPS BPS = Bainbridge Public Safety GSP = Georgia State Patrol SO = Decatur County Sheriff’s Office




Decatur County Man Convicted in Infant Assault Case

A Decatur County man was convicted this week of aggravated assault on a 6 month old infant after doctors diagnosed the child with symptoms consistent with Shaken Baby Syndrome. The assault occurred in June 2015 (read the original story here) and was tried in the Superior Court of Decatur County under Judge Heather Lanier.  This was the first trial… Read More »

Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest Reports for Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The following arrests and citations were reported by the Decatur County Jail. The addresses listed below are given to us directly by the Decatur County Jail: Joshua Allen Hargis, 18, Spring Creek Road, Brinson, Ga, Fighting in Public Place; Broadnax, DESO Benjamin Eugene Inlow, 58, West Green Street, Bainbridge, Ga, Simple Battery; Hill, BPS Daniel Lee Williams, 27,… Read More »

Aggravated Assault in Decatur County; Suspect Turns Herself In to DCSO (Updated 2/16 2:04 p.m.)

Updated 2/16/17 2:04 p.m. According to law enforcement, Tanya McMillan turned herself in to the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office this afternoon.  She was accompanied by her attorney. A Decatur County woman is wanted by the Decatur County Sheriff’s Office in connection with a stabbing that occurred late Sunday afternoon. According to Lt. Brian Donalson with the Decatur County… Read More »