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Sheriff’s Office issues alert on phone scam

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about a telephone scam.

May 29, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


ECSO warning of phone scam

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about a telephone scam.

May 28, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Standoff ends in arrest

An Effingham County man wanted on several warrants was arrested Thursday morning.

May 22, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


Eden man wanted on drug charges

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is looking for an Eden man after finding drugs at his home Thursday morning.

May 19, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Arrest made in home invasion

An Effingham County man has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery at a Springfield home last month.

May 15, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


Pig attack trial delayed

The trial of an Effingham County man accused in the March 2013 attack on a pet pig is delayed as defense attorneys wait on a witness - the accused's alleged accomplice.

May 09, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Crime Reports


Wanted sex offender captured in Chatham

A man wanted by the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office for failing to register as a sex offender was taken into custody in Chatham County Thursday afternoon, according to investigators.

May 08, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Bulloch Sheriff's Office looking for sex offender

The Bulloch County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in finding a man who failed to register as a sex offender, the agency announced Wednesday.

May 07, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Springfield man arrested in Bulloch County

Statesboro-Bulloch Crime Suppression Team investigators served a search warrant Tuesday at an apartment in The Avenue at Southern on Georgia Avenue and found marijuana and stolen property.

May 01, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


ECSO uncovers four meth labs

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office recovered four methamphetamine labs and arrested eight people on meth charges over a 10-day span ending Wednesday.

May 01, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


Judge gives 60-year sentence for assault on 2-year-old

An Effingham County man accused of assaulting a 2-year-old child in his care was sentenced Tuesday to 40 years in prison.

May 01, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Crime Reports


40-year sentence for attack on child

An Effingham County man accused of assaulting a 2-year-old child in his care was sentenced Tuesday to 40 years in prison.

April 29, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Crime Reports


Effingham County Sheriff's Office reports

April 11

April 28, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Child porn suspect gets 10-year sentence

A man who was charged with three counts of computer pornography and possible child sex crimes will serve 10 years in prison.

April 28, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Effingham County Sheriff's Office reports

April 2

April 24, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


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Effingham County Sheriff's Office reports

July 19

July 28, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Jailer admits to improper contact with inmate

A former Effingham County Jail officer has been arrested for improper contact with an inmate following a six-month-long probe conducted by the Effingham County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division.

July 24, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Arson damages home where eight people lived

A mobile home where eight people lived was damaged in a fire Monday that appears to have been intentionally set, according to investigators.

July 21, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


Effingham County Sheriff's Office reports

June 30

July 17, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


ECSO: Be careful of fake 'friends' on Facebook

Accepting a Facebook friend request from the wrong person could turn out to be a costly mistake.

July 17, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


ECSO still looking for robbery suspect

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office continues to look for the man who attempted to rob a local hotel last week and was thwarted by the family who owns it.

July 17, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


Semi driver in fatal wreck gets year of probation

An Alabama man who was the driver of a tractor-trailer involved in a fatal accident pled guilty Wednesday to misdemeanor second-degree vehicular homicide.

July 17, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Crime Reports


Northway pleads not guilty

A former Springfield mayor entered a plea of not guilty on charges of perjury and was arrested and booked into Effingham County Jail on Wednesday morning.

July 17, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Crime Reports


Effingham man arrested for Bulloch break-in

An Effingham County man was jailed Friday, charged with second-degree home invasion, after he broke into a house to reach his estranged wife and children, who had moved away to avoid him because of domestic violence, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.

July 14, 2014 | By Holli Deal Saxon | Crime Reports


Effingham County Sheriff's Office reports

July 2

July 14, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Fourth of July mobile home fire ruled arson

A fire that destroyed a mobile home on Middleton Drive in the early hours of July 4 has been ruled an arson.

July 10, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


Search for missing man ends with him safe and arrested

What began as a search for a missing Effingham County man Sunday ended with the man found safe, and then criminally charged, Tuesday night.

July 10, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


Attempted hotel robber checks out with nothing

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery at a local hotel early Thursday morning.

July 10, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports


Effingham County Sheriff's Office reports

June 24

July 07, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Felon found tending to pot plants

A Clyo woman faces drug and weapons charges after Effingham County Sheriff deputies caught her tending to her illicit plants, according to reports.

July 07, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Crime Reports


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