Muscogee County Sheriff

Court: Deputy Tried To Save Inmate

A Muscogee County Sheriff's Investigator told Municipal Court Judge Steven Smith that a Deputy rushed inside the bloody cell where he personally witnessed Jayvon Hatchett on top of inmate Eddie…

Local Election Showdown On Democratic Ballot

Two of the most important races in Muscogee County are partisan races and voters have to choose Democratic, Republican or Nonpartisan ballots during the primary election June 9th. Nat "Good morning, thank you."…

Pay Raise For Marshal's Employees In Consolidation Plan

Deputy Marshals will get a pay raise according to a presentation on consolidation during a City Council work session this morning.  Local Legislators are weighing the option to combine the Marshal's office with…

Sheriff: Use of Force on Inmate Justified

  Eight of the 16 defendants singled out in a Federal Civil Rights lawsuit are employed by the Muscogee County Sheriff's Department. Sheriff Donna Tompkins distancing herself from the lawsuit citing a previous…

Mayor: Citizens will be "thrilled" with Budget

  City councilors are getting their first look at a brand new budget tonight and for the first time in a long time the process starts without a cloud of controversy. It's happening…