Category Archives: Breaking News

BPS: Burglary in Bainbridge

On October 1st around 2:45am, Public Safety Officers were dispatched to the El Changarro located at 813 Evans Street in reference to an alarm.  Officers observed an open door to the business and damage around the lock, as well as shoe prints in the sand.  Inside the store a deadbolt lock was found on the floor 6 to 7 feet… Read More »




Runaway Peanut Trailers Collide with Fence

  Around 2:00 pm Monday afternoon a pair of peanut trailers towed behind a red f-350 came unhitched and ran along the right side of the road.  The incident happened across the road from the old Mitchell-Johnson building.  The driver of the f-350 crossed the railroad tracks and the pin came out of the hitch disconnecting the trailers… Read More »

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 »