Photos: Savannah Police say goodbye to fallen K9 officer

The Savannah Police Department released photos from the memorial service for K9 Jas last week. The K9 was killed in a crash late last month. The photos show a grieving department and capture how much Jas meant to his colleagues. The photos

Savannah police detective accused of abusing two-year-old

SAVANNAH — A Savannah Police Department detective has been arrested and charged with cruelty to children after the Georgia Bureau of Investigation says he was caught on camera puncturing a child with an object. On Saturday, May 15, 2021, at about 9:23

60-year-old man dies while in police custody

SAVANNAH — A 60-year-old man died while in police custody after being questioned as part of an aggravated assault investigation. The death occurred early this morning at police headquarters in Savannah. The man’s identity is not being released at this time as

20-year-old killed in Savannah shooting

SAVANNAH — A 20-year-old man was killed Saturday night during a shooting near the intersection of E. Gwinnett and Paulson streets. Officers responded to the location at about 9:30 p.m. Upon arrival, they located Calvin Marshall with serious shooting injuries. Emergency medical

Pizza restaurant employee shoots and kills robbery suspect

SAVANNAH — A robbery attempt at a pizza restaurant in Savannah was thwarted by an employee who police say returned the suspect’s fire. Police say officers responded to Donatos Pizza at about 9:40 p.m. September 11 on a report of an attempted

Savannah’s new Community Service Officers hit the streets

SAVANNAH — Residents of Savannah could notice Community Service Officers responding to police calls. Community Service Officers are non-sworn Savannah Police Department staff members who can ride non-emergency calls and take reports. The program is not new to Savannah, but has bene