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…

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…

Man with gun on I-75 is hospitalized after…

Release: Incident Update: The man involved in this officer involved shooting is identified as James Daynair Goodwin, age 46. Goodwin remains in the hospital in stable condition. Original Incident: On Sunday, October 3, 2021, at…

Local School Surpasses Peers in Testing

Release: On Tuesday, September 28, 2021, the GBI was requested by the Marietta Police Department to investigate an officer involved shooting.  The early investigation indicates that at 6:53 a.m., there was a carjacking near 1438…

OIS investigation: One suspect in custody, one at…

Release: On Sunday, August 29, 2021, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Homerville Police Department to investigate an officer involved shooting. Preliminary information indicates that at approximately 10:06 a.m., the Homerville Police…