Accepting a Facebook friend request from the wrong person could turn out to be a costly mistake.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A fire that destroyed a mobile home on Middleton Drive in the early hours of July 4 has been ruled an arson.
What began as a search for a missing Effingham County man Sunday ended with the man found safe, and then criminally charged, Tuesday night.
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery at a local hotel early Thursday morning.
A Clyo woman faces drug and weapons charges after Effingham County Sheriff deputies caught her tending to her illicit plants, according to reports.
A Pooler man was arrested Monday on child molestation charges.
Though the summer heat might tempt some people to leave their vehicles running with the air conditioning on while they make a quick run inside a business, the Effingham County Sheriff's Office is urging against doing that.
Two Guyton men were indicted by an Effingham County Grand Jury Monday on multiple charges stemming from armed robberies at two local businesses last fall.
A man wanted on armed robbery charges in Oklahoma was apprehended in Effingham County over the weekend.
A convicted felon was arrested Thursday on charges he molested a child in Effingham County.
A Rincon man suspected of teaming with his wife to grow and distribute marijuana from their house turned himself in to police Tuesday.
An Effingham County man who was charged with sexually abusing a minor and videotaping the incident has pled guilty to one count of sexual exploitation.
An Effingham County woman and her half-brother were arrested Tuesday on charges related to them having sex in a church parking lot in the man's truck.
Police arrested a Rincon woman and are looking for her husband in connection with a "sophisticated marijuana manufacturing operation" they say the couple was running from their East Williams Street home.
A convicted felon who fired shots at two Effingham County deputies was indicted by a grand jury Thursday on attempted murder and other charges.
Two men were arrested for attempting to meet children for sex and three others were jailed on child pornography charges in a four-month investigation by the Effingham County Sheriff's Office Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.