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Battle for DeKalb County sheriff continues before election day Video included

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Two men, with different backgrounds are battling for Sheriff of Dekalb County. More>>

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Georgia Bureau of Investigations: Anita Redmon cold case murder is still open

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The cold case murder of Anita Redmon is once again getting attention. It's been nine years since her death, and the investigation into her case is still underway. More>>

Traffic now moving after accident on I-85 at Spaghetti Junction Video included

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All northbound and southbound lanes are now open on I-85 just past Spaghetti Junction north of I-285 in DeKalb County. More>>

No air conditioning forces two DeKalb County voting precincts to relocate

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Voters who regularly report to two DeKalb County voting precincts should take note of new locations for Tuesday's primary runoff election. More>>

Stone Mountain Park murder case still unsolved after 9 years; family seeks closure

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The family of Anita Redmon, a retired Doraville Police officer who was shot and killed working part-time at Stone Mountain Park in 2005, continues to seek justice and closure.
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Random shooting kills one and injures another, leaves police guessing

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It took two people to help Mario Lopez walk from the bedroom of his small apartment to the front door. The pain he was experiencing with each step was evident in the grimace on his face. More>>

2 men shot in Chamblee, 1 man dead Video included

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Chamblee police are investigating after two men were shot Friday night. One of those men died. More>>

Former DeKalb Co. officer not guilty of forcing women to give sexual favors

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The man accused of threatening to take two women to jail unless they performed sex acts has been found guilty of two counts of violation of oath by public officer. More>>

DeKalb school district making progress Video included

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The agency that accredits the DeKalb County School District released its latest report that found the school system is making progress. More>>

One dead and two injured in fire and shooting Video included

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One person is dead and two others, including a pregnant woman, were taken to the hospital following an early Friday morning shooting and fire at the same condo complex. More>>

DeKalb Co. police officer accused of offering women jail or sexual favors

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Former DeKalb County Police Officer Jeremy Reynolds will take the witness stand Thursday in his own defense. Opening statements in Reynolds' trial got underway Tuesday.
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DeKalb County officer admits having sex on the job with several women Video included

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Former DeKalb County Police Officer Jeremy Reynolds, 28, admitted to having sex with his then girlfriend, a women he met in an online chat room and at least one other. More>>

18-vehicle accident shuts down I-285 in Atlanta

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A major accident shut down part of I-285 in Atlanta Monday afternoon. The lanes were shut down on the southbound side of I-285 due to an accident between two tractor trailers and 16 other vehicles. More>>

Veterans group pushes for change at local VA hospital

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A group of military veterans in metro Atlanta are tired of waiting years for the Veterans Administration to pay their medical claims, and months to see a doctor. The vets met with leaders at the VA hospital in Dekalb County on Monday. More>>

Local hair salon pampers domestic abuse survivors Video included

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Inside Elements of Art Hair Gallery in Decatur it looks like any normal day in a salon. More>>

Atlanta chef celebrating Bastille Day with fresh herbs, produce

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The chef of an upscale French restaurant in Buckhead is celebrating Bastille Day with a special menu featuring a French twist on Georgia's freshest produce. More>>

1 dead in DeKalb County accident

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One person died Monday morning in a single-vehicle accident in DeKalb County. More>>

Results are in from test of South River Video included

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Results are in after CBS 46 tests water from the South River for E. coli. More>>

New dog-friendly restaurant opens in Brookhaven

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A ribbon-cutting ceremony is planned for Thursday for a new dog-friendly restaurant in Brookhaven. More>>

Expert says South River is cleaner than ever before Video included

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After federal involvement and hundreds of millions of dollars spent on cleanup efforts, some environmental experts say the South River is cleaner than it has been in years.


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Home invaders posing as police officers attack Stone Mountain man Video included

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Officers are trying to find three men who shouted "Police!" as they shot their way into a Stone Mountain home early Wednesday morning and assaulted a man who lives there. More>>

DeKalb County police close to catching copper thieves Video included

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DeKalb County police tell CBS46's Vince Sims they are close to arresting copper thieves.  More>>

Fire raging at Chamblee home

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DeKalb County firefighters are on the scene of a two-alarm fire in Chamblee. They were called to the home on the 1800 block of Remington Road at about 2:30 Tuesday afternoon. More>>

Tour Decatur buildings from the comfort of your own computer

A virtual tour of the Decatur Recreation Center. (Courtesy: Google) A virtual tour of the Decatur Recreation Center. (Courtesy: Google)
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You can now check out some city of Decatur buildings without ever having to set foot outside. The city has partnered with Google+ Business Photo and now feature virtual tours of several city buildings. More>>

Woman thanks DeKalb County firefighters for saving her life Video included

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A woman was able to thank the firefighters who saved her life while she was having a heart attack. More>>

Fourth of July fireworks around Metro Atlanta

Looking for a way to celebrate our nation's independence? We've compiled a list of fireworks shows and other fun activities going on all across Metro Atlanta for Independence Day. More>>

Fatal hit-and-run shuts down part of Atlanta interstate Friday night

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According to DeKalb County dispatch, the fatal accident occurred at Interstate 285 and Interstate 20 in DeKalb County and involved a hit-and-run. More>>

Stone Mountain forced to close entrance gate hours before fireworks show Video included

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Stone Mountain Park was forced to close its entrance gate hours before its popular fireworks show Friday, according to a release from Stone Mountain Park police. More>>

2 dead in morning crash on I-285 in DeKalb County

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Two people are dead after a Friday morning crash in DeKalb County. More>>

Brookhaven police see positive signs in higher-than-expected call volume Video included

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Nearly one year after the Brookhaven police department took over for DeKalb County Police, some of the call volume stats for crimes such as car and home break-ins have surpassed what department leaders were expecting. More>>

Residents oppose liquor store in Decatur

Residents are opposing a proposed liquor store on Lawrenceville Highway in Decatur.
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