|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| Timothy Smith has been captured in Cherokee County (8/14/2014) |
Mr. Timothy Smith has been captured in Cherokee County. More details as the become available...
| Pickens and Cherokee County Sheriff Offices Looking For Fugitive (8/4/2014) |
Looking in the Salacoa area near Henderson Mountain Road
A Code Red warning was issued for residents in the in the Salacoa area near Henderson Mountain Road to stay in their homes, and be on lookout for a fu...
| Sheriff Craig is New President of the Georgia Sheriffs’ Youth Homes (8/1/2014) |
Pickens County Sheriff Donnie Craig was sworn in as the 2014-2015 President of the Georgia Sheriffs' Youth Homes, Inc. during the annual Georgia Sheri...
| PSO Employee Dinner Hosted by the Pickens Sheriff's Auxiliary (6/24/2014) |
More than 50 people attended the PSO Employee Dinner hosted by the Pickens Sheriff's Auxiliary on June 17, 2014 at the Pickens County Community Center...
| Pickens Sheriff Explorers Attend State Conference (6/24/2014) |
The Pickens Sheriff Explorers Post 0800 attended the Law Enforcement Explorer State Conference and Championship this past weekend at the Georgia Publi...
| Arrest Made In Animal Cruelty Case (6/18/2014) |
Misdemeanor Charge of Four Counts of Animal Cruelty to Donna Yuszkiewicz Walker
Last Night, the Pickens County Sheriff's Office arrested Donna Yuszkiewicz Walker of Ball Ground, GA with four counts of Animal Cruelty. Officials di...
| PSO: Response to Shooting Incident in Forsyth County Courthouse (6/6/2014) |
On June 6, 2014 at approximately 10:30 the Pickens Sheriff’s Office was notified of a shooting incident at the Forsyth County Courthouse. Although th...
| Ryan Quinton Arrested for Driving Under the Influence This Past Weekend (5/27/2014) |
Press Releases from Pickens Sheriff's Office and Mr. Quinton's Defense Attorney
Deputies from the Pickens Sheriff’s Office have arrested Mr. Ryan Quinton of Jasper, Georgia.
On May 24, 2014 at approximat...
| Seven Arrested in Methamphetamine Distribution Ring (5/19/2014) |
A month long investigation into a methamphetamine distribution ring results in seven arrests, the seizure of over one pound of methamphetamine, and $2...
| Statutory Rape Arrest at PHS (2/6/2014) |
On Wednesday, February 5th, at approximately 5:00 p.m., the Pickens Sheriff’s Office responded to the Pickens High School regarding a possible sexual ...