Pelham man arrested for child exploitation

Release: Mitchell County Man Arrested for the Sexual Exploitation of Children Pelham, GA (May 7, 2021) – On Thursday, May 6, 2021, Pelham County resident, Leon Robert Tinsley III, age 45, was charged with one count…

SWAT search leads to shooting in Smyrna

Release: GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Cobb County DECEMBER 17, 2020 Smyrna, GA (December 17, 2020) – On Thursday, December 17, 2020, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Cobb County Sheriff’s Office…

Georgia forms a UI task force to combat…

Release: Statewide unemployment insurance task force targets fraud during COVID-19 pandemic Citizens are encouraged to report suspected fraud to authorities SAVANNAH, GA:  A new statewide, interagency task force focused on combatting unemployment insurance (UI) benefit…

Lowndes County Sheriff's Department

LCSO conducts gang and drug bust with FBI

Release: On October 28, 2020 the Special Operations Division of the Sheriff’s Office and members of the FBI Gang Task Force served a search a search warrant at 402 B East Jane Street, based upon…

GBI seeks assistance with camera found during investigation

Release: Warner Robins, GA (September 30, 2020) – The Joint Task Force investigating the disappearance of Jesus Mancilla-Velez is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a camera found by investigators during a search of Mancilla-Velez’s vehicle.…

GBI’s Gang Task Force expands operations

Release: Milledgeville, Georgia (September 3, 2020) – On Thursday, September 3, 2020, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced the expansion of the Statewide Gang Task Force to the Middle Georgia region of the state.   This announcement…

Officer Involved Shooting

Officer involved shooting in Chickamauga

Release: GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Chickamauga AUGUST 20, 2020 Chickamauga, GA (August 20, 2020) – On Wednesday, August 19, 2020, at approximately 10:47 a.m., the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Walker…

Two Arrested in Lowndes County for Trafficking Cocaine

VALDOSTA, GA - Two men have been arrested for trafficking cocaine in Valdosta and Lake Park. On Monday, February 10, at approximately 5:00 a.m., investigators from the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office, Special Operations Division with…