01, May 2013 - GA high court upholds conviction for former deputy
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's highest court has upheld the convictions of a former sheriff's deputy in the killings of his wife and a day laborer he had hired. Former DeKalb County sheriff's deputy Derrick Yancey was convicted in 2010. Yancey told authorities he shot Marcial Puluc in self-defense in June 2008. Yancey said the Guatemalan day laborer had shot his wife, Lynda Yancey, while stealing ...
22, Apr 2013 - DeKalb cop accused in Cumming incident could lose certification
CUMMING (AP) -- The Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Council is looking to suspend certification for a police accused of pulling a gun on a customer in a McDonalds drive-thrush Cumming.
21, Apr 2013 - Sgt. Scott Biumi Pulls Gun on Driver in McDonald's Drive-Thru (Video)
Off-duty Police Detective Sgt. Scott Biumi has been accused of pulling his gun on customer Ryan Mash in a McDonald's drive-thru lane in Forsyth County, Georgia (video below). Sgt. Biumi allegedly aimed his gun at Mash for taking too long to pick up his food, reports 11 Alive News . Sgt. Biumi, of the DeKalb County Police Department, was subsequently charged with felony aggravated assault. "He ...
17, Apr 2013 - Raids across 37 counties target child predators
DeKalb County police officers remove evidence from a Lithonia home during a crackdown on child porn suspects. Agents with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation are mapping out targets in Operation Guarding Innocence at GBI headquarters.