Cobb County Government is accepting applications for its police officer positions.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Thursday, January 3, 2013
The crash occurred Thursday afternoon in Smyrna.
Cobb County Police officials on Thursday announced they were investigating a two-vehicle crash that killed a Buford resident. According to a CCPD news release, the crash occurred Thursday about 1:43 p.m. in Smyrna on the westbound Interstate 285 ramp to South Cobb Drive. The incident, according to authorities, saw a red and white 1998 Link Belt HTC8670 crane truck that was stopped in traffic struck in the rear by a black 2012 Chevrolet Cruze. After striking the truck, the Cruze rolled backwards down the ramp toward southbound traffic on I-285, coming to a stop after rolling down the embankment between the interstate and ramp. The crash led to the death of the Cruze’s driver, 42-year-old Sylvester Johnson of Buford, who was transported by …
Monday, December 24, 2012
Cobb Police say John Kristofak is at large and is considered armed and dangerous.
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Two Cobb banks about seven miles apart were robbed Tuesday.
Saturday, June 30, 2012
A woman is dead after an ATV crash on the Silver Comet Trail Friday night. Police believe alcohol was involved.
A woman is dead after she and a friend riding in an ATV crashed the motorized vehicle on the Silver Comet Trail shortly after midnight. The woman, 52-year-old Elizabeth Z. Neesley of Austell, was ejected from her seat in the red ATV when it collided with a metal pole placed in the middle of the trail to prevent motor vehicles access on the trail. After the vehicle collided with the pole, it caught fire and burned, police said. Randall P. Gianisiracusa, 52, of Austell, was the other occupant of the ATV. He sustained minor injuries as a result of the crash, which occurred east of Floyd Road. Gianisiracusa was treated at the scene and then released. Cobb Police are investigating the crash and have not yet determined who was driving the …