Elite pays $36K settlement for potential HIPAA violation

Release: OCR Settles Thirteenth Investigation in HIPAA Right of Access Initiative The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces its thirteenth settlement of an enforcement action…

Secretary of State and UGA partner for signature…

Release: SECRETARY RAFFENSPERGER ANNOUNCES FURTHER DETAILS OF SIGNATURE MATCH PARTNERSHIP WITH UGA (ATLANTA) –Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced this week that the Office of the Secretary of State would be partnering with the University…

Police Commander in McDonough arrested for theft

Release: Former McDonough Police Major Arrested on Theft Charges and Violation of Oath of Office DECEMBER 15, 2020 McDonough, Henry County Georgia (December 15, 2020) – On Tuesday, December 15, 2020, former McDonough Police Department Major/Commander…

Two face up to 50 years in prison…

Release: Carr: Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit Indicts Two on Human Trafficking Charges DECEMBER 14, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that the office’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit has indicted two individuals…

Georgia DDS receives grant for Alcohol and Drug…

Release: GA Department of Driver Services (DDS) Receives New Grant Funding DECEMBER 10, 2020 Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS) Commissioner Spencer R. Moore recently announced the receipt of a grant award of $51,782.88 from…

GBI to assist investigation into General Election

Release: On Tuesday, December 8, 2020, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) met with officials from the Georgia Secretary of State’s (SOS) Office after receiving a request to assist them with investigations related to the…

VSU receives highway safety grant

VALDOSTA — Valdosta State University announces the receipt of a $4,810 grant to participate in the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety’s Georgia Young Adult Program.  The Georgia Young Adult Program partners with schools throughout the…