After hours of discussion, the fate of the Douglasville Police Chief has been decided. More>>
A Gwinnett County Kroger pharmacist is accused of trying to record under a woman’s skirt with his cell phone. More>>
An Atlanta 1st grader is giving back in a big way on her birthday, focusing on others instead of herself.
Police are searching for two men described as “well-dressed robbers.” More>>
Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has been diagnosed with early stage tongue cancer. More>>
A political flier mailed to DeKalb County voters has become the talk of the Sheriff’s runoff race. More>>
A female city of Atlanta worker was attacked while on the job. More>>
Atlanta Police are warning residents who use a popular taxi service after a woman was robbed in northeast Atlanta. More>>
Demolition is just days away for Friendship Baptist Church. More>>
Georgia Republican Senate candidates Jack Kingston and David Perdue are making their final pitch to voters on the eve of Tuesday's runoff, as their volunteers make thousands of phone calls in an effort to get people to the polls. More>>
All eyes are on Tim McGraw after video surfaced of the country star getting into an altercation with a fan while on stage in Atlanta last weekend. More>>
The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a shoplifter accused of punching a Walmart employee in the face. More>>
A tractor-trailer crash brought traffic on Interstate 85 northbound to a standstill early Monday. The collision happened near the Interstate 85 / I-285 interchange .Shortly after 3:45am, the large truck 'jack knifed', striking a retaining wall.
Police say a young man is being charged with involuntary manslaughter following a fight Friday night. More>>
If Ukrainian rebels shot down the Malaysian jetliner, killing 298 people, it may have been because they didn't have the right systems in place to distinguish between military and civilian aircraft, experts said Saturday. More>>
Police are trying to find the men involved in a shootout near a MARTA rail station on Saturday. More>>
National Park Service officials say more than 7 million people visited Georgia parks in 2013 and had an economic benefit of about $348 million. More>>
An Athens group is working to make the city's restaurants more accommodating to breastfeeding mothers. More>>
An organization that works to help refugees settle in the United States says it's planning to open an office in Athens. More>>
A south Georgia library is asking customers to help with its temporary move and renovation by taking home up to 50 books apiece. More>>
A juvenile court judge from metro Atlanta has been named president of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges. More>>
Businessman David Perdue and Rep. Jack Kingston have plenty of criticisms for each other as they appeal for votes ahead of a Republican Senate primary runoff. More>>
A woman is dead and two others have been taken to hospitals after their van blew a tire on Interstate 75 in southwest Georgia. More>>
The police chief for the city of Brunswick has been suspended amid an investigation into an online training program for officers. More>>
A west Georgia man serving life in prison has agreed to a new plea deal reducing his sentence to 15 years after an appeals court threw out his 2010 conviction on rape and child molestation charges. More>>
Prosecutors say they plan to seek the death penalty for an east Georgia man charged with raping and killing a woman whose body was found near trash dumpsters in Jefferson County. More>>
Authorities have released the name of an 81-year-old Georgia man who drowned after being thrown from a raft into the Stillwater River in south-central Montana. More>>
University of Georgia administrators say summer enrollment has declined for the fourth straight year. More>>
Rep. Jack Kingston and businessman David Perdue want conservatives to settle the Republican Senate nomination in Georgia. More>>
Police are investigating a double shooting in Savannah's Live Oak neighborhood. More>>
A block party will close part of a street in midtown Atlanta until Sunday. More>>
The Democrat running for governor wants an investigation into whether staffers for Republican Gov. Nathan Deal broke the law by getting involved in an ethics complaint against Deal. More>>
A summer camp for children with Tourette's syndrome is helping children embrace their disorder. More>>
Police are trying to figure out who is responsible for four armed robberies in less than two hours. More>>
One person is dead and two people have been taken to the hospital after what appears to be a shooting and fire scene at a DeKalb County condominium complex.
The Governor sat down with Senior Fox 5 I-Team Reporter Dale Russell for his first television interview following allegations of strong-arming by a member of his staff. More>>
The Atlanta Braves have requested unconditional release waivers for struggling second baseman Dan Uggla, parting ways with a former starter still owed over $18 million over the remainder of this year and next. More>>
A southwest Atlanta neighborhood is on alert after vandals struck an elderly woman's car. More>>
More than a dozen Douglasville police officers have quit, or are on leave, and many are questioning the reason why. More>>
The Malaysia Airlines jetliner that went down in war-torn Ukraine did not make any distress call, Malaysia's prime minister said Friday, adding that its flight route had been declared safe by the global civil aviation body. More>>
Federal authorities on Thursday charged FedEx with assisting illegal pharmacies by knowingly delivering painkillers and dangerous drugs to customers without prescriptions. More>>
A father has been arrested in Clayton County after leaving three children inside a locked vehicle. More>>
Smyrna police have arrested two different bank robbers after they attempted to rob two separate banks. More>>
More than 350 dogs are being treated at the Cherokee County Animal Shelter after being seized from a kennel in Cumming. More>>
The Coast Guard says a casino boat has returned to its dock after pulling itself loose from a rocky sandbar off the Georgia and South Carolina coasts where it ran aground during a passenger cruise. More>>
Two suspects appeared in court Thursday for an emotional first appearance six weeks after the brutal hit and run of an Atlanta man. More>>
Troopers with the Georgia State Patrol are trying to identify the driver of an SUV pulling a boat trailer that they believe was involved in the death of an Alpharetta man in Lamar County on Monday. More>>
More>> A little girl was found safe after a thief took off with her father’s car not realizing she was in the backseat.
A little girl was found safe after a thief took off with her father’s car not realizing she was in the backseat.
Police need your help finding a woman who stole donations meant for a local man’s future. More>>
A Coweta County woman says her beloved dog was snatched right out from under her nose by a predator. More>>
All lanes of traffic have reopened after a four vehicle accident closed off Cumming Highway in Cherokee County and injured three people. More>>
More>> An Atlanta police report details what was taken in the break-in in of a law enforcement vehicle in late June.
An Atlanta police report details what was taken in the break-in in of a law enforcement vehicle in late June.
A Bartow County Grand Jury has returned a “no bill” on a proposed indictment against a Euharlee police officer in the fatal February shooting of a teen. More>>
The Towns County Sheriff’s Office is searching for an escaped prisoner. More>>
Some local college students are upset after receiving an email saying their school may be closing in a matter of weeks. More>>
Several lanes of traffic are blocked off due to a wreck on Covington Highway. More>>
Georgia's first lady, Sandra Deal, is expected to make a visit to the Atlanta Medical Center this week to discuss the importance of childhood immunizations. More>>
Police are searching for the man they believe snatched a woman's Hello Kitty purse in Henry County. More>>
Henry County police are searching for a man who robbed and pistol whipped a clerk at a Henry County convenience store. More>>
Thousands of fans gathered at the Georgia Dome Tuesday night to watch an entertainment power couple perform.
Thousands of fans gathered at the Georgia Dome Tuesday night to watch an entertainment power couple perform.More>>
Leanna Harris, the mother of Cooper Harris, released a statement through her lawyer Lawrence J. Zimmerman late Tuesday afternoon.
Leanna Harris, the mother of Cooper Harris, released a statement through her lawyer Lawrence J. Zimmerman late Tuesday afternoon.More>>
Police are investigating a shooting in Fulton County Tuesday. More>>
The man accused of leaving his baby in his car seat in a hot car while he ran into the Clayton County Courthouse appeared before a judge on Tuesday. More>>
Jason Carter jumped on an opportunity Tuesday, to criticize the latest developments in the ethics investigation into Governor Nathan Deal's 2010 campaign. More>>
The Barrow County Sheriff's Office arrested three people Thursday after a month-long drug trafficking investigation.
A Douglas County family is shocked after the woman who killed their loved one in a hit and run accident is sentenced to only two years in prison. More>>
An Ohio woman’s mug shot has gone viral after she was arrested at a hotel over the weekend.Management with the Quality Inn along Euclid Road called police after 34-year-old Angela Green refused to leave a room. Police said Green and 24-year-old Brian Baker had rented a room the previous evening and didn’t leave at their designated check out time.The officer told to duo that they needed to leave or pay for another night. According to reports, Green became loud and uncooperative.As the couple w... More>>
A former executive director of the Atlanta Regional Commission has passed away. More>>
A Georgia woman has decided to plead guilty in a large identity theft and tax fraud investigation involving Alabama and Georgia. More>>
The owner and several employees of a middle Georgia massage parlor have been sentenced on prostitution, conspiracy and money laundering charges. More>>
Police say that a SWAT standoff at the Bent Creek Colony apartment complex ended early Tuesday afternoon. More>>
Democrat Jason Carter is seizing on a memo written by the head of the state ethics commission in which she says an attorney for Gov. Nathan Deal threatened her agency during its investigation of ethics complaints against... More>>
The Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and KidsAndCars.org are partnering to petition the White House to authorize research technologies that could prevent children from being left in hot cars. More>>
The Carter Center in Atlanta is hosting a discussion about human rights violations during Argentina's Dirty War, which lasted from 1976 to 1983. More>>
The campaign of Georgia Senate candidate Michelle Nunn said Tuesday the Democrat has raised about $3.45 million in the last three months, outpacing her two potential GOP opponents. More>>
A studio is constructing a 15-foot-high wall around a neighborhood in the small town of Senoia, creating an enclosed set to film new episodes of the AMC show "The Walking Dead." More>>
The woman at the center of the controversial Governor Deal campaign finance investigation is fighting back.
The woman at the center of the controversial Governor Deal campaign finance investigation is fighting back.More>>
A group of people hired a party bus driver over the weekend and the man they hired is accused of drinking and driving them around. More>>
Authorities have released the names of the two people killed in the crash of a small experimental aircraft Sunday in Carroll County.
Authorities have released the names of the two people killed in the crash of a small experimental aircraft Sunday in Carroll County.More>>
He has been on the run for years from Forysth County detectives, but finally they have their man. Kenneth Dustin Grant is accused of drugging young girls and assaulting them.
In just a few weeks, children will be heading back to school. This means they will need school supplies and other necessities, but what about those children who are less fortunate? FOX 5's Cory McGinnis has more on how Hosea Feed the Hungry is stepping in to help.
Of all the questions that have surfaced in the death of Cooper Harris in his father's hot car, the biggest is the most simple: how could Ross Harris not notice his son in the back seat?
Gwinnett County firefighters were called out to several house fires Friday night. More>>
A celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was held Friday at the King Center. More>>
A new report alleges an Atlanta water department employee demanded bribes from one of the city’s most famous businesses, Manuel’s Tavern. More>>
The online payment site PayPal says it will give refunds to people who donated to a fundraising campaign for a Georgia family whose toddler died in a hot car. More>>
As much of the nation watches their sensational story, Ross Harris was fired Thursday, and his wife got a lawyer.
Oncologist Dr. Laura Weakland told the court back in April that indicted former superintendent Dr. Beverly Hall's stage 4 breast cancer had spread to her liver and bone. More>>
A multiple vehicle crash, involving a tractor trailer, caused all lanes to be blocked off on Interstate 20 Eastbound Thursday afternoon. More>>
The latest “SuperPoll” conducted by InsiderAdvantage and OpinionSavvy of likely voters in the July 22 Georgia GOP primary runoff between Jack Kingston and David Perdue shows that the race has tightened significantly. More>>
A family says a stranger tried to get into their home and their computer claiming he worked for their child’s school. More>>
Shocking details in the case against Ross Harris have played a big role in destroying public support for the Cobb County man. More>>
A Gwinnett County woman says she was arrested and hauled off to jail and had no idea why. More>>
The law firm representing Ross Harris is getting death threats. More>>
If you live in Fulton County, you will likely pay more property taxes this year. More>>
The second day of testimony wrapped up Wednesday in the trial of a man accused of killing a 19-year-old.
Alpharetta residents attended a meeting Tuesday night regarding a proposal from MARTA to expand up the 400 corridor. More>>
A local man is recovering from a serious scare after someone stuck a gun in his face near a busy MARTA station. More>>
With a cloud of tragedy, suspicion, and speculation following her family, Leanna Harris went to the Cobb County Jail to visit her husband Tuesday.
A man was rescued from a moving van after the truck rolled over in a three-car-wreck. More>>
A baby goat beloved by school children and his northeast Atlanta community nearly died after a brutal dog attack. More>>
Atlanta police are warning people about a dangerous scam in Midtown. More>>
With just weeks before the start of the school year, many parents are worried about the future of Southwest DeKalb High School.
Investigators are looking for a young black male who brutally attacked a woman on Saturday at the Edgewood Retail Center.
Authorities say five people, including a 4-month-old child, were injured in a boat crash on Lake Allatoona in Bartow County. More>>
The day after a judge denied bond for Justin Ross Harris, authorities released more documents outlining evidence in the murder case against him for the death of his 22-month-old son in a hot car. More>>
Seven families have been displaced after an overnight fire at a DeKalb County apartment complex. More>>
A warrant has been released on a Clayton County police officer facing charges in Henry County. More>>
Paul Milliken shows us what it takes to put the Lenox Square 4th of July fireworks together.
Three people, including the director, have been indicted on criminal charges stemming from a fatal crash in which a freight train plowed into the crew working on a movie about rocker Gregg Allman in southeast Georgia. More>>
People in Southwest Fulton County tell FOX 5 they are sick of signs and they are asking for the city’s help to clean up the clutter. More>>
A DeKalb County detention officer is back on the job after getting into a fight with an inmate. More>>
Police say a man has been exposing himself to women at a Kroger in Peachtree City targeting a specific kind of victim. More>>
A rally was held in the city of Thomaston Tuesday night to protest the firing of a suspended officer. More>>
A Fox 5 I-Team investigation into a troubled organic farm has caused a stir among longtime farm-to-table growers. A farm that admits it broke its promises to popular restaurants all over metro Atlanta. More>>
A man claims a 911 operator got into a debate with him over the phone when he saw a woman getting carjacked and FOX 5 has the 911 tape from the incident. More>>
A private school in Snellville keeps getting a failing grade in one important subject: paying its teachers.But how is that possible when Integrity Christian Academy collected a big chunk of tax money? The bigger question: where did it go? More>>
An animal control officer is being credited with rescuing a fawn stuck in a retention pond in Forsyth County. More>>
The Supreme Court says corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women.
A local woman is recovering from a scare that could have been so much more. More>>
Marietta police are warning about a rise in “door flipping.” Police say criminals walk through parking lots and simply flip door handles, to see which ones are unlocked.
Newnan police confirm an outraged fast food customer pulled a shotgun on employees because he didn’t get an order of french fries. More>>
A Clark Atlanta University security guard has been arrested after a woman told police she caught him spying on a neighbor. More>>
Residents of one Coweta County subdivision were surprised when federal and local drug agents swooped down on a home in their quiet neighborhood. More>>
Athens-Clarke County police are searching for a man who tried to snatch a little girl off the street. More>>
A teen was shot and killed at a home in Riverdale Tuesday night. More>>
The Department of Juvenile Justice is investigating how two minors, one in custody of the DJJ, were left in a holding cell at the Douglas County Courthouse over the weekend. More>>
The interim director of the Georgia Division of Family and Children Services has ordered mandatory overtime to address backlogged child protective services investigations. More>>
It has been nearly three months since an Iraq Veteran from Kennesaw disappeared without a trace.
Lauren Davis is 14, a competitive cheerleader, and a smart kid, who learned a very tough lesson. Wearing a black compression glove that covers her badly burned left hand, she says, “I learned to never leave the kitchen while you're cooking. It happened very fast."
A Forsyth County business was damaged by a strong afternoon storm Monday. A metal building at Midway Building Supply was partially taken down by strong winds. More>>
Officials hold a review of Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention after several security and exposure concerns. The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin explains in the video above.
Officials hold a review of Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control and Prevention after several security and exposure concerns. The FOX Medical Team's Beth Galvin explains in the video above.