A burglary suspect spent Christmas in the Effingham County jail after allegedly breaking into a house and stealing firearms.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about a scam where people are being contacted via text message on their cellular phones.
A Springfield man was charged Monday night with stealing a car from his mother-in-law, fleeing and fighting Effingham County deputies.
A fugitive wanted on multiple drug charges in Savannah was captured Friday in Effingham County by U.S. Marshals.
A Guyton woman who has been on the Effingham County Sheriff's Office radar for "three or four years" was arrested Thursday on charges of making and distributing methamphetamine.
Three people, including a repeat offender, were arrested on several meth-related charges after the Effingham County Sheriff's Office found a methamphetamine lab Wednesday afternoon in the 200 block of Waldhour Road.
An Effingham County man accused of the July shooting death of his cousin was arraigned last month in Effingham County Superior Court.
Three men arrested in a child pornography sweep have been sentenced, and another will be back in court in a few weeks.
Six people were indicted by an Effingham County grand jury Monday in four cases of crimes against children.
A Savannah man pled guilty Monday in Effingham County Superior Court to a felony charge of sexual exploitation of children.
An Effingham County woman was arrested Friday after her 3-year-old son wandered from home for the second time in four days.
A man investigators called "Effingham County's most-wanted fugitive" was arrested Thursday night following a manhunt in a wooded area off McCall Road.
A Clyo man is in jail after he led Effingham County Sheriff's deputies on a high-speed chase early Wednesday morning, according to the ECSO.
A retailer's alert staff helped put a Rincon woman in jail on fraud, forgery and identity theft charges.
STATESBORO - About 90 minutes before the shots that killed a Rincon man and wounded another were fired Saturday night outside a Statesboro nightclub, shots also rang out in a separate incident outside a nearby nightclub in which no one was injured, police said.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office continues to warn the public about a scam carried out by people claiming to be part of the ECSO and the court system.
Two local men were arrested last week on charges that they attempted to meet underage girls for sex after chatting with them online.
Effingham County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a late Wednesday night incident that ended in a reported stabbing.
Law enforcement officers may never know why a Rincon man decided to hit the gas on his motorcycle - and ended up dying as a result of a crash.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office, in conjunction with the Treutlen County Sheriff's Office, arrested a Soperton man on child pornography charges Thursday.
Two Effingham County parents arrested Wednesday for driving recklessly in a church parking lot also were charged with child cruelty - even though their toddler wasn't with them.
An Effingham County woman was arrested Monday evening on charges she provided the synthetic drug "spice" to a minor, who then became violently ill.
A late-night burglary at South Effingham Middle School led to criminal charges for two 18-year-olds - and hypothermia for one of them.
The Springfield fire chief, hailed last week for his efforts in a tanker truck-pickup crash and explosion that claimed three lives, is on suspension following his arrest Saturday morning.
A Bloomingdale woman went to the Effingham County Jail to post bond for a friend Tuesday night, and wound up in jail herself.
A bench warrant was issued for a Savannah man who was caught as part of an online child pornography sweep last year.
A Rincon man was arrested Wednesday night after Effingham County Sheriff's Office deputies found three dead animals and two emaciated ones in the home where he used to live.
For the second time in three weeks, the Effingham County Sheriff's Office is alerting the public about a text message scam that asks for people's personal banking information.
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