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The 23-year-old man who committed suicide Saturday while in the Hamilton County Jail was being held in isolation for his own protection, Sheriff Jim Hammond said today.

Chattanooga finally has a public report card -- or at least part of one.

Charges of driving under the influence filed against local businessman Albert Waterhouse have been nullified and expunged from his record after prosecutors could not provide proof that he was intoxicated when he was arrested in January.

There's discord in the ranks at the Soddy-Daisy Police Department.

A retired Chattanooga police assistant chief shot his 18-year-old stepson in the leg during a scuffle Sunday at the family's North Chattanooga home.

The Chattanooga Police Department has identified a teenager shot in North Chattanooga Sunday morning.

MADISONVILLE, Tenn. — Jody Hawkins sits on her front porch with thick tears rushing down her face and remembers her 3-year-old granddaughter.

Jasmine Akins didn't go out much, her family says. She wasn't a big partier.

The last time a police officer died in Chattanooga, the gunman was wearing a bulletproof vest and brandishing two guns. Police shot the gunman multiple times with their service weapons, but he didn't go down.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation will decide whether a Chattanooga police officer broke the law when he contacted the victim of a rape he was investigating this summer.

The gunshots woke Labron and Latasha Harden up.

New claims against Chattanooga police officer

Murder victim's father says, 'This man took me through hell'

On July 18, Chattanooga Police Officer Karl Fields sent a message to the alleged victim of a rape he was investigating.

Chattanooga police have placed an officer on administrative leave after a woman said he had an inappropriate relationship with her while he investigated her rape case.

Like a rickety wooden roller coaster, the relationship between Chattanooga's Latino community and police has highs and lows — times of trust and mistrust — and the last few years have been a low, community members say.

City and county officials have abandoned plans to move the local law enforcement firing range from its decades-old home on Moccasin Bend to a proposed $5 million indoor shooting range on East 12th Street.

Chattanooga has gone almost a month without a homicide.

The Chattanooga Police Department took the first step this week toward completely revamping its recruiting, promotion and internal transfer policies.

Three men were arrested Thursday after police say they robbed a man at gunpoint and stole $3,000 in cash — all $20 bills.

The soles of Traci Crozier's feet were the only part of her body not burned.

Chattanoogans aren't being robbed as much as they used to be.

Two men were stabbed to death in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday in separate domestic incidents.

Chattanooga police are hoping that community members can do what police can't.

Thirteen-year-old Deontrey Southers was Chattanooga's first shooting victim in 2014.

Chattanooga police have arrested a 41-year-old man and charged him in the July stabbing death of 23-year-old Jeffery "Hot Dog" Jackson.

Chattanooga police arrested a 41-year-old man and charged him with murder in the July stabbing death of 23-year-old Jeffery "Hot Dog" Jackson.

Chattanooga police on Monday arrested the second of three suspects accused of invading a man's home in May and robbing him at gunpoint.

Chattanooga police closed a downtown block and evacuated the Republic Centre for about two hours Wednesday after an unknown person called in a bomb threat around 2:20 p.m.

A man armed with a handgun attempted to rob two downtown businesses early this morning, according to Chattanooga police.

Like a kid ordering a new flavor of ice cream, Chattanooga police tried something new this weekend.

A former Moccasin Bend Mental Health Institute technician is being held on a $25,000 bond on charges of sexual battery by an authority figure after a female patient told police she had sex with him.

Judith Schorr was a tenacious woman.

Three registered sex offenders were booked into the Hamilton County Jail on Thursday after police said they violated Tennessee's laws for sex offenders.

A man was apparently shot twice in the shoulder and arm early this morning, although he insisted to Chattanooga police that he had not been shot.

A 17-year-old man has been arrested in connection to a drive-by shooting that injured three teenagers in Highland Park on Wednesday.

A steady stream of voters are hitting the polls today to cast ballots in a slew of Hamilton County and primary races.

Eight people have been shot in Chattanooga during the past five days.

The Chattanooga teenagers wounded during two shootings overnight Tuesday have been identified.

A 66-year-old man was in stable condition Wednesday after his East Chattanooga duplex went up in flames early Tuesday morning.

Rescuers carried a 28-year-old man more than three miles over rough, often single-file terrain Monday after he fell from a rope swing and fractured his pelvis deep in the Pocket Wilderness at Mowbray Mountain.

A 56-year-old man from South Carolina was seriously injured Tuesday when a tree fell across the road he was driving on and landed on the roof of his car, authorities said.

Two men were shot at a Chattanooga party last night, according to police.

Frank Holland isn't a big traveler.

Weeks after neighbors found an East Ridge couple dead in their home on Ealy Road, the Hamilton County Medical Examiner's Office has ruled that the woman died from natural causes and the man committed suicide.

Hotshot Hollywood directors make movies about machines that can predict the future and software programs that can peer ahead in time.

At first glance, it would have been easy to mistake 24-year-old Andrew Hammonds for a law enforcement officer.

A 24-year-old man was arrested Wednesday and charged with criminal impersonation and unlawful use of blue lights after Chattanooga police found him sitting in a black Ford Explorer on the side of Interstate 75, acting like he was running radar on passing drivers.

There’s one sure-fire way to make the new leaders at the Chattanooga Police Department laugh, and it’s not a knock-knock joke.

Chattanooga firefighters evacuated six businesses and shut down several blocks of Central Avenue on Wednesday after a private construction crew broke a 2-inch gas line at the corner of East 16th Street and Central Avenue.

Chattanooga firefighters are responding to a gas leak on Central Avenue and have blocked the street, spokesman Bruce Garner said.

Residents of East Lake Courts brought out bleach and flowers Monday.

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