Operation Sandy Bottom leads to 48 arrests in…

Release: Investigation of drug trafficking conspiracy indicts 48 defendants, including three prison guards Operation targeted violent gang members in Coffee County area WAYCROSS, GA:  Nearly 50 people have been indicted in a drug trafficking investigation…

‘Operation Overhead’ nets arrests in Coffee County

Release: On Friday, November 20, 2020, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s (GBI) Regional Office in Douglas, GA arrested 2 individuals in “Operation Overhead.” “Operation Overhead” was initiated by the GBI on Thursday, October 1, 2020…

Coffee County shooting suspect sought by GBI

Release: GBI Seeking Suspect in Coffee County Shooting OCTOBER 17, 2020 Douglas, GA (October 17, 2020) – On Saturday, October 17, 2020, GBI agents and Coffee County Sheriff’s Office investigators secured arrest warrants for Kadeem Rashad…

GBI seek suspect in Douglas shooting

Release: Douglas, GA (October 17, 2020) – On Saturday, October 17, 2020, GBI agents and Coffee County Sheriff’s Office investigators secured arrest warrants for Kadeem Rashad Williams, 28, of Douglas, for Aggravated Assault, Possession of Firearm…

Coffee County youth arrested for Felony Murder

Release: GBI Investigates Death in Coffee County OCTOBER 06, 2020 Douglas, GA (October 6, 2020) – On Monday, October 5, 2020, the GBI’s Douglas Regional Office received a request from the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office to…

Wiregrass makes hotspots available on campuses

Wiregrass Georgia Technical College now has WiFi available across parking lots at their major campuses in Valdosta, Ben Hill-Irwin, and Coffee County. WGTC is utilizing this form of public internet access to help students maintain…

Douglas hospital restricting visitations

Coffee Regional Medical Center has announced that they are restricting visitation to their facility. Only the spouse or significant other of new mothers, the parent/guardians of patients under 18 years old, or court appointed guardians…