Though the Hall County Sheriff's Office was able to trim its overall budget last year, it paid more for overtime hours than in 2012.
For Oakwood mother of five Sarah Caruso, it's hard to understand why a possible treatment for her daughter's seizures is illegal.
After about one year in office, Hall County Sheriff Gerald Couch is nearing the fulfillment of a campaign pledge: a program to encourage officer fitness.
David Vogel, a Madison County Democrat, announced his plans Saturday to run for the 9th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.
A Flowery Branch man said he killed his brother on Christmas Day to protect his son, a Hall County Sheriff's Office investigator testified Friday during a hearing in Hall Magistrate Court.
A Gainesville resident was arrested in Hall County on drug trafficking charges after $5,600 in methamphetamine was confiscated, law enforcement authorities said Thursday.
Hall County's Department of Health plans on renovating and relocating several clinics in a series of moves that officials said would improve quality of services.
Oakwood police are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery at the SunTrust bank at 3725 Mundy Mill Road.
Two Cumming residents were recently arrested in Hall County on drug trafficking charges after $60,000 in drugs was confiscated, law enforcement authorities said Tuesday.
Hall County Sheriff Gerald Couch touted the planned South Hall Precinct, saying it will suit the county's population and growth needs.
The Georgia Council on Criminal Justice Reform's annual report called for changes that would help released offenders rejoin their communities.
Local legislators are gearing up for a short, dense Georgia General Assembly session, with earlier primary elections around the corner.
In his first State of the County speech, Board of Commissioners Chairman Richard Mecum expressed cautious optimism for county budget's future.
A Bibb County man faces charges after telling a Hall County deputy at a traffic stop he was a police officer.
A voter-approved 2009 special option local sales tax fell short of covering planned projects in Gainesville.
A Flowery Branch man was sentenced to two years in prison for his role in an October standoff with the Hall County Sheriff's Office.
Gainesville officials explained to residents Saturday at an advisory meeting how low-income individuals can go about getting government assistance for a cornerstone achievement - owning a home.
In Georgia, "pedestrian under the influence" is a criminal offense. So is walking while drunk illegal?
The Gainesville Police Department is seeking a No. 2 in command after Maj. Paul Sherman retired in January, officials said.
Jeffrey Hubbard of Atlanta will serve four years in prison for crashing into and killing 11-year-old Kile Glover in a summer 2012 wreck on Lake Lanier.
Although the inmates' emotions were sometimes imperceptible as they learned they were the inaugural class in a first-of-its-kind educational and vocational training program for Georgia prisoners, one man voiced joy at being back home.
Overdoses have surpassed car accidents as the leading cause of accidental death in Hall County.
From 2009 to 2011, the Hall County Sheriff's Office solved each of the seven homicides it investigated.
A Clermont home was destroyed by fire overnight Friday but the residents escaped safely.
The Georgia Senate passed a bill Wednesday seeking to curb the mugshot-for-profit publications model in the state.
The Gainesville Jaycees make a special effort to keep under wraps the identities of the Young Man and Young Woman of the Year recipients.
A Gainesville man was acquitted Tuesday by a Hall County jury in a misdemeanor theft by shoplifting case.
In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court last year gave states the authority to collect DNA before suspects are convicted, and Georgia may do so.
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