Officer Involved Shooting

Domestic assault in Chamblee leads to OIS

Release: On Wednesday, September 22, 2021, the GBI was requested by the Chamblee Police Department to investigate an officer involved shooting.  Preliminary information indicates that at around 6:30 a.m., Chamblee Police Department officers responded to…

Officer Involved Shooting

Suicidal man shot after threat to officers

Release: (Smyrna, GA) - On Saturday, September 18, 2021, the GBI was requested by the Smyrna Police Department to investigate an officer involved shooting.  Preliminary information indicates that at 3:22 p.m., officers responded to 3014 North…

GA human trafficking case ends in guilty plea…

Release: Attorney General Chris Carr announced that the office’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit obtained a guilty plea and 20 year prison sentence of Jevarius Torel Wisdom for charges of human trafficking, possession of a firearm…

GBI: Six arrested on child sexual exploitation charges

Release: A total of seven people were arrested and one molestation victim was identified by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, during a coordinated effort between the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Child Exploitation and Computer Crimes…

Officer Involved Shooting

GBI investigates an OIS in Cobb County

Release: On Monday, September 13, 2021, the GBI was requested by the Cobb County Police Department (CCPD) to investigate an officer involved shooting. Preliminary information indicates that at approximately 9:45 a.m., CCPD officers responded to…

GBI, Lincoln County make an arrest in double…

Release: The GBI and Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office arrested Shontover Kirkland, 32 years old, of Augusta, Georgia and charged her with one count of Reckless Conduct and two counts of Involuntary Manslaughter for the drowning…