24, Sep 2014 - Private probation companies battle case in state supreme court
A decision that started in a Richmond County court room is now a case in Georgia's highest court. This week lawyers are giving their reasons why private probation companies should stay in business, but as News 12 reports the state's supreme court ruling could mean the end of an industry.
21, Sep 2014 - Georgia Supreme Court to hear arguments in the private probation lawsuits
On Monday, the controversy over private probation firms will belong to the Georgia Supreme Court. The justices will hear oral arguments in the appeals of 13 civil lawsuits filed in Richmond and Columbia counties against Sentinel Offender Services.
07, Jul 2014 - More charges filed in Augusta jail gang case
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) The Richmond County Sheriff's Office has filed new charges in what it describes as ongoing gang activity at a Georgia youth detention facility.