Officer Involved Shooting

Armed suspect shot in Ben Hill Co. after…

Release: The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in Rochelle, Ben Hill County, GA. The Ben Hill County Sheriff’s Office requested the GBI conduct an independent investigation of the incident on December 1, 2021.…

Officer Involved Shooting

Officer stabbed by suspect during home intrusion call

Release: The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is conducting an officer involved shooting investigation in Sandy Springs. On Friday, November 19, 2021, the Sandy Springs Police Department (SSPD) asked the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to investigate…

Officer Involved Shooting

Man wanted for burglary in Bibb County dies…

Release: The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in Byron, Crawford County, GA. The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office asked the GBI to conduct an independent investigation on Wednesday, November 17, 2021, at 5:55 p.m. Kevin…

Coffee Co. man sentenced to life in prison…

Release: Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced that Timothy Larue Sheffield, 59, was convicted of Murder and Arson on Friday, October 29th, in connection with a 2013 incident involving the death of…

OIS results in Covington man’s death

Release: The GBI is investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened in Covington, GA.  One man has died in the incident.  The Covington Police Department asked the GBI to conduct an independent investigation into the shooting…