"I don’t know what attributed to the actual accident but I do know If we were slower and moved over it may not have happened. Daniel Mobley was hit by a vehicle while at the scene of an accident involving another officer on the Downtown Connector. “It is with heavy hearts we report that today we lost a 22-year veteran of the DeKalb County Police Department,” the Police Department reported. Please log in, or sign up for a new, free account to read or post comments. Wait a little extra to respond to a text or take the phone call," the chief said. Presidency in review: Which campaign promises did Trump uphold? Lt. Bain passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021 at DeKalb Regional Hospital due to complications that arose from Covid-19. Within those precincts are approximately 860 sworn police officers and 232 support staff employees. He leaves behind a son. DeKalb County offers its residents the cozy benefits of small town living with the great features of a growing area. DeKalb police officials said Sgt. Lt. Bain was in law enforcement for over 30 years, and for over 19 of those, he proudly served with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office. "There is a law called the Move Over Law and when you see someone on the side of the road even if it’s not emergency vehicles you are required to down and move a lane over. The Georgia State Patrol Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team is assisting in the investigation. The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office's front lobby is closed as of January 4 and plans to reopen on January 11. The driver of the Ford Focus also was taken to Grady, but only suffered minor injuries, troopers said. Chief Ramos said the initial accident involved an off-duty officer, but that still requires a supervisor to respond. Bain was a senior lieutenant over patrol and also oversaw the sheriff’s office reserve program, according to the sheriff’s office. A 22-year veteran of the DeKalb County Police Department. Pistol permits may still be renewed online on the sheriff's office's website. 59, Butler. COLLINSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - A DeKalb County Lieutenant has died from COVID-19 complications, according to the Collinsville Police Department. Here's how to (maybe) find the COVID vaccine in GA, Georgia woman among dead after riot at U.S. Capitol. DeKalb police officials said Sgt. ©2021 FOX Television Stations. DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. 'Jeopardy!' A 22-year veteran, Sgt. 11.17.20 -DeKalb County’s Holiday Lights Recycling Drive A DeKalb County police officer was killed in a multi-vehicle accident in Atlanta Saturday morning. FOR THE LATEST COUNTY NEWS ABOUT COVID-19 Coronavirus… -Go to the Coronavirus News Page. Don't Threaten. DEKALB COUNTY, Ala.— A DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office lieutenant has died from COVID-19. "We cannot express how much we appreciate the Grady Hospital staff who treated our sergeant," the police department said on Facebook. The incident happened at … Lawrenceville, GA 30046. A 7-year-old boy was taken to a hospital Sunday night after two men entered a DeKalb County home and began shooting, police said. Share with Us. He later died at Grady Hospital. Officials are asking people to pray for Mobley and his family. We'd love to hear eyewitness Lt. Jeff Bain died overnight of complications from COVID-19, a sheriff… DeKalb County to Honor Fallen Officers - May 10, 2017 . (DeKalb County Police Department). The Georgia State Patrol released a statement late Saturday that reads: "Our thoughts and prayers are with Sgt. Chief Ramos said accidents like this are just one of the many dangers officers face each day. Brian Kemp, top Georgia Republicans condemn Trump riots in D.C. 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Sergeant Daniel Mobley was a 22-year veteran of the DeKalb County Police Department. DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — A DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office lieutenant has died from COVID-19. Atlanta, GA — The DeKalb County Police Department lost a 22-year veteran on Saturday, Jan. 2. DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — DeKalb County Sheriff Melody Maddox has tested positive for COVID-19. He was promoted to sergeant in 2017 and continues to garner respect from his peers and the officers he supervised. racist or sexually-oriented language. "When you have officers flying into the hospital not in uniform because it’s their day off to show respect then you know he’s earned that respect.". 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According to DeKalb County police, Sergeant Daniel Mobley was … This is not a scientific poll — results reflect only the opinions of those voting. Medics rushed him to Grady Memorial Hospital, but he did not survive his injuries. Police officials said Mobley was rushed to a nearby hospital, but he did not survive his injuries. DeKalb Sheriff’s investigators worked with the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office to arrest 23-year-old Courtney Evette Terrell of Lithonia at a Conyers residence on a charge of murder. The DeKalb County Police Department is a CALEA accredited organization. The county has several different local attractions, such as the Little River Canyon National Preserve, a 14,000-acre national park service facility established by Congress in 1992. Don't knowingly lie about anyone IN OTHER NEWS: How the Food Bank of North Alabama served the community in 2020 He has been with the paper since 1995. Police are investigating a shooting that happened outside a gas station Tuesday evening in DeKalb County. Daniel Mobley died Jan. 2 after being hit by a vehicle on the downtown connector in Atlanta. The 44-year-old was highly respected as an officer and was often the officer-in-charge At 3:30 a.m., DeKalb County police … Mobley was described as a private family man. A DeKalb County police sergeant was struck and killed while investigating an officer-involved crash. His subordinates were in the hospital. IN OTHER NEWS: How the Food Bank of North Alabama served the community in 2020 Threats of harming another Be Proactive. Officials say Sgt. There was a problem saving your notification. "When one of our officers is involved in an accident a supervisor has to respond and do a supervisory investigation. MAY 2017 . "The law enforcement community as a whole is hurting," the chief said. DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — A DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office lieutenant has died from COVID-19. A beloved and well-respected DeKalb County police sergeant was killed responding to an officer-involved crash along the Downtown Connector. (WANE) – Two people in DeKalb County were transported to an area hospital after a rollover crash early Friday morning. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph. Sgt. Police Chief Mirtha Ramos said, “Today is a sad day as the DeKalb County Police Department lost one of its guardian angels. Daniel Mobley died Jan. 2 after being hit by a vehicle on the downtown connector in Atlanta. Download the FOX 5 Atlanta app for breaking news and weather alerts. "It’s difficult because we face challenges every day. Lieutenant Jeff Bain contracted COVID-19 and died from complications of the virus on the night of … According to DeKalb County police, Sergeant Daniel Mobley was … DeKalb County police said officers responded to a shooting call around 7:30 p.m. at the apartment. DeKalb police … "Thank you all for your continued thoughts & prayers!," the department also posted. Lt. Jeff Bain died overnight of complications from COVID-19, a sheriff… around 9:27 a.m. "Sergeant Mobley was responding to the area of I-85 and 75 to investigate a crash one of our officers was involved in," said DeKalb County Police Chief Mirtha Ramos. He later died at Grady Hospital. posts a final message for longtime host Alex Trebek, Dentists, students called in to help deliver coronavirus vaccines, FANS CHOICE WINTER ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Mill Creek's Joey Bambinelli. DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond released the following statement on Saturday evening: "On behalf of the residents and employees of DeKalb County and the Board of Commissioners, I express our deepest sympathy and offer our prayers to the family and friends of Police Sgt. Charges are pending for the unidentified driver. The DeKalb County Police Department is mourning the death of one of its officers who was killed Saturday morning after being struck by a vehicle. So, he himself was on his way to investigate an accident that had already occurred when he himself became the victim of an accident.". It’s like an independent investigation outside the crash. Daniel Mobley died after being struck at the scene of an accident. DeKalb County police officer Sgt. A DeKalb County police officer was killed in a multi-vehicle accident in Atlanta Saturday morning. "Not just law enforcement but if you see someone changing a tire. Police. DeKalb County police said officers responded to a shooting call around 7:30 p.m. at the apartment. This is a tragic reminder that our frontline public safety employees place their lives on the line for us every day.". DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - Police are investigating a shooting that happened outside a gas station Tuesday evening in DeKalb County. DeKalb County police is seeking the public’s help to find two men involved in a shooting that killed a 26-year-old at a gas station in November, authorities said. A 22-year veteran of the DeKalb County Police Department. He was on his way to do just that. The incident occurred on the Downtown Connector near the Williams Street exit at approximately 9 a.m., after the 44-year-old sergeant […] Mobley, who was assigned to the North Precinct, had been with the police department for 22 years, earning "numerous letters of commendation for his efforts while serving his community with honor." The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office's front lobby is closed as of January 4 and plans to reopen on January 11. According to a DKPD spokesperson, Mobley was struck while on the scene of an accident involving another DKPD officer. Be Truthful. DeKalb County police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead Tuesday evening, authorities said. 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DeKalb County police searching for a missing man diagnosed with dementia have found him and he is safe. You have permission to edit this article. The DeKalb County Police Department is mourning the death of one of their veteran officers after an early morning incident claimed his life. The 22-year-veteran of the DeKalb Police Department responded to a car accident Jan. 2. We will miss him dearly and our hearts go out to his family.” The chief also mentioned that the 44-year-old reached the location for “supervisory investigation” and as he came out of his patrol vehicle, a car hit him. 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The DeKalb County Police Department is mourning the death of one of its officers who was killed Saturday morning after being struck by a vehicle. The off-duty officer was not injured in either crash but is hurting along with his colleagues at Mobley's loss. Sergeant Daniel Mobley was a 22-year veteran of the DeKalb County Police Department. DeKalb County News Now Yesterday at 11:09 PM BREAKING: Democrat Raphael Warnock defeated Republican U.S. Sen. Kel ... ly Loeffler to become the first Black senator in Georgia history, capturing one of two Georgia runoffs that will decide control of the U.S. Senate and shape Joe Biden’s presidency. Chief Ramos said these types of deaths should be preventable. Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion. A DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office deputy has died of coronavirus. "We cannot express how much we appreciate the Grady Hospital staff who treated our sergeant," the police department said in a statement posted to Facebook. The DeKalb County Police Department was enacted by the General Assembly on August 17, 1914. Low around 30F. He had been with the police department for 22 years. Pistol permits may still be renewed online on the sheriff's office's website. The DeKalb County Police Department currently operates out of four area precincts. DeKalb County Police and … DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism Will Wednesday’s extraordinary storming of the U.S. Capitol affect how Congress works this year? Deputy Lt. Jeff Bain died Sunday, according to the office. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. The Georgia State Patrol said the driver of a Ford Focus lost control going into a curve, struck the right concrete barrier wall, and then struck Sgt. Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. We lose people daily on our highways and we just need to pay closer attention.". Executive Command Staff; Criminal Investigation Division Local news for Dekalb County Ga. neighborhoods, including breaking news, DeKalb County schools, high school sports, crime, events, neighborhood development and land use issues. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Officials say … Police say 74-year-old Howard Wright was last seen leaving his Decatur home around 11 a.m. ATLANTA - The DeKalb County Police Department is mourning the death of one of its sergeants killed in the line of duty Saturday morning. that is degrading to another person. A few clouds. Be Nice. The accident occurred around 9 on Saturday morning. If we can keep everyone safe and be more vigilant, not be distracted. 'Un-American': Gov. "Mobley was a well-respected supervisor. AUBURN — Local police officers arrested 14 people from Dec. 29, 2020, to Jan. 5, 2021, according to DeKalb County Jail records. "Unfortunately as he exited the vehicle he was struck by an oncoming car.". Daniel Mobley who gave his life in the line of duty this morning. ELLENWOOD, Ga. - DeKalb County police are investigating a shooting that hospitalized an 8-year-old girl early Monday morning. accounts, the history behind an article. Mobley was struck by a car as he was getting out of his patrol unit. Mobley and his patrol car. Todd Cline is Editor of the Gwinnett Daily Post. Low around 30F. Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device. ATLANTA - The DeKalb County Police Department is mourning the death of one of its sergeants killed in the line of duty Saturday morning. Lt. Bain was a dedicated and loyal deputy who had a passion to serve his community. Sometimes we get distracted but distracted driving can claim a life and today it did just that," the chief said. person will not be tolerated. The DeKalb County Police Department is mourning the death of one of its officers who was killed Saturday morning after being struck by a vehicle. 185 N. Perry Street DeKalb County police hand out 10,000 COVID-19 kits to families Share By: WSBTV.com News Staff and Kristen Holloway, WSB-TV Updated: November 25, 2020 - 9:30 PM 11.23.2020 –Christine J. Johnson, long-term Treasurer of DeKalb County has announced her upcoming retirement. A woman told investigators that two men entered their home and started shooting. The child’s mother told police … The 44-year-old was highly respected as an officer and was often the officer-in-charge Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, Welcome; Employee Manual; Divisions. We aren’t just running from bullets and danger we are also fighting for our lives every day," the chief said. Daniel Mobley was struck while responding to the scene of a wreck that involved another DeKalb County Police officer. His peers were in the hospital. We do our own supervisory investigation," the chief said. Latest posts: DeKalb County Online News on DeKalb County Online… A woman told investigators that two men entered their home and started shooting. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Use the 'Report' link on Sgt. BUTLER — The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office investigated a work-related death just after 3 p.m. Dec. 22 at Heidtman Steel, 4400 C.R. His supervisors were in the hospital and they are not mandated to do so," the chief said. Atlanta, GA — The DeKalb County Police Department lost a 22-year veteran on Saturday, Jan. 2. 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