SENATOR CHARLIE BETHEL RECOGNIZED BY GEORGIA PROSECUTORS
May 9, 2016 (Dalton) - State Senator Charlie Bethel, whose 54th district covers Whitfield and Murray Counties, was recognized today by the District Attorney’s Association of Georgia for his work in the General Assembly supporting prosecutors and crime victims (MORE...).
DISTRICT ATTORNEY COMPLETES REVIEW OF DEATH INVESTIGATION
March 31, 2016 (Dalton) - Today the Whitfield County District Attorney’s Office completed its review of the Death Investigation concerning Brett Kelby Noblitt, 25, of 1712 Lawson Avenue, Dalton, who was killed by officers of the Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office at the conclusion of a car chase on November 16, 2015 (MORE...).
LOCKLEAR SENTENCED TO LIFE PLUS 73 YEARS
March 22, 2016 (Dalton) - Jeffery Daniel Locklear (37), formerly of 623 McCharles Street, Dalton, was sentenced today to serve two life sentences plus 73 years in prison on charges of rape, aggravated sexual battery, aggravated child molestation, child molestation, incest and sexual battery (MORE...).
EADS RECEIVES FIVE LIFE SENTENCES
February 25, 2016 (Chatsworth) - David L. Eads (55) formerly of 74 Love Drive in Chatsworth was sentenced this evening to serve five life sentences for aggravated child molestation, aggravated sexual battery and three counts of child molestation by Superior Court Judge Jim Wilbanks immediately following a Murray County Jury’s verdict of guilt on those charges late this afternoon (MORE...).
MARSY’S LAW ROBO-CALLS
February 24, 2016 (Dalton) - This week the District Attorney’s Office began receiving calls from local citizens concerning House Resolution 1199, aka Marsy’s Law, concerning crime victims’ rights. (MORE...).
As District Attorney, I represent the State of Georgia and the people of Murray and Whitfield Counties in all criminal cases in Superior Court as well as in delinquency actions in the Juvenile Courts of both counties. Through the efforts of my dedicated staff, the District Attorney’s Office prosecutes criminal conduct and defends the rights of victims while ensuring that everyone is treated fairly by the criminal justice process and while maintaining the highest standards of professionalism.
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