Shakelia P. Williams, 31, was found Thursday with a gunshot wound at Westwind Apartments
The Albany Police Department was called to the scene of a shooting to find a woman, about 30 years of age, dead from a gunshot wound.
These are individuals who were booked into the Dougherty County Jail Feb. 6-19, 2014.
An Alabama prison inmate has been charged in an elaborate business scam
At least two Albany businesses have been called by scam artists placing bogus orders.
SHERIFF'S COLUMN: The Dougherty County Sheriff Office has been busy on a number of fronts
2013 was a great year for the Dougherty County Sheriff’s Office.
Police are able to convince the youth not to jump
Eastbound traffic is diverted from Oglethorpe bridge this morning while Albany police convince a youth not to jump from it.
Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County
The Albany Police Department responded to at least 23 incidents on Monday and the early hours of Tuesday, available reports show.
King Day Celebration draws crowds to honor Dr. King
Albany citizens celebrated the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday sharing remembrances from one of King’s close friends Xernona Clayton at this year’s King Day Celebration.
Food store robbers work as team
A Sylvester food store is robbed by masked gunmen.
Moultrie fugitive gives up to police
A Moultrie murder suspect turns himself in.
Public safety roundup for Saturday, Sunday and into Monday
The Albany Police Department responded to at least 14 incidents on Saturday, Sunday and into the early hours of Monday, available reports show.
Failure to yield results in collision with tractor trailer
An 81-year-old man and a 23-year-old man, the latter of whom was celebrating a birthday, died following a crash in Poulan.
Two incidents involving gunfire result in no injuries
An orange bicycle was stolen during one of the aggravated assaults the Albany Police Department responded to over the weekend, reports show.
Detectives need assistance in investigating south Albany business burglary
Two individuals are believed to have taken several items from a Dollar General on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in the early morning hours of Jan. 11, reports show.
Suspect being sought in Danny Hill homicide
Officials with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation have confirmed that an arrest warrant has been issued in the case of a fatal shooting in Moultrie on Jan. 10.
Proposed station would give Southwest Georgia trauma care coverage
Department of Public Safety officials say the state is willing to put up more than $12 million to bring a Life Flight operation to Southwest Georgia.
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