Valdosta domestic dispute leads to drug bust

Release: On December 13, 2020, at approximately 11:06 am, patrol officers with Valdosta Police Department responded to a domestic dispute involving a gun, in the 1600 block of East Park Avenue. Upon arrival, a subject,…

Officer Involved Shooting

GA man shot after firing assault rifle at…

Release: Fayetteville, GA (November 30, 2020) – On Sunday, November 29, 2020, the GBI was requested by the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office to conduct an officer involved shooting investigation at 1720 S Highway 92, Fayetteville, Fayette…

Valdosta’s “Shop with a Cop” programs return

Release: Valdosta’s Public Safety Personnel Provide Youth with Happier Holidays The Valdosta Police Department and the Valdosta Fire Department are collecting donations for their annual Shop with a Cop and Shop with a Firefighter programs. The purpose of these…

Local News Briefs

Lee Henderson, Newstalk 105.9 WVGA: VALDOSTA MAYOR AND FIRE DEPARTMENT VISIT PARKWOOD The Parkwood Development Center got a special visit from the Mayor and personnel from the Valdosta Fire Department. Gifts were handed out to…

Five Ways to Make Holidays Happier for Those…

VALDOSTA -- The City of Valdosta is doing its part to make this holiday season special for selected participants of five local programs: the Heroes for Tots Program, the Shop with a Cop and Shop…

Shop With A Cop Receives Donations

Allison Ericson, Valdosta Today News Director: VALDOSTA -- The ‘Shop With A Cop’ program received close to $2,500 dollars in donations over the past two weeks. The program was started 10 years ago by the Valdosta…

Shop With A Cop Brings Christmas Cheer to…

VALDOSTA, GA - The Ninth Annual Shop with a Cop program was once again a success for law enforcement agencies in the Valdosta and Lowndes County area this year. Twenty -five kids and their families…

Shop With a Cop/Firefighter is Firing Up This…

VALDOSTA, GA - The Valdosta Police Department (VPD) and the Valdosta Fire Department (VFD) are collecting donations for their annual Shop with a Cop and Shop with a Firefighter programs. The purpose of these programs…