Lt. Rick Hamrick has been suspended with pay pending the outcome of an ongoing internal affairs investigation, officials in the Sheriff's Office said.
No information was given on what the probe was about.
Lt. Hamrick supervises the court officers.
June 27, 2016
Here is the Walker County arrest report for June 13-26: MCDOUGALE AMBER ... (click for more)
In an appearance on CNN’s State of the Union on Sunday, Senator Bob Corker anticipated the U.S. would draw closer to the United Kingdom in the aftermath of the referendum to leave the European ... (click for more)
Though Catoosa County Commissioners voted last Tuesday to pay Erlanger Health System $6.25 million to satisfy claims involving Erlanger's management of the former Hutcheson Medical Center in ... (click for more)
Chattanooga Police say a local man fired shots into a house, though his own two-year-old son was inside. Davonte Dewun Ammons, 21, is charged with attempted murder, possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and three counts of reckless endangerment. The incident happened May 2, and Ammons was taken into custody on Sunday. After police were summoned to Grand ... (click for more)
Here is the Walker County arrest report for June 13-26: MCDOUGALE AMBER LEEANN W/F 29 57201 Officer BLAYLOCK POSESSION OF METH, SCHEDULE II AND SCHEDULE ... (click for more)
I am writing this letter to bring to your attention to a city traffic issue that needs to be addressed immediately, the sooner the better. I can see no large cost factor. Recently, while as a concerned citizen, removing trash and litter from the entry/exit area of the Wilcox Tunnel on the side that runs into Chamberlain Avenue, I fully realized that this area could ... (click for more)
George Will, easily one of the most respected conservative columnists in America and a Republican commentator, was a guest on Fox News Sunday yesterday when he made a very revealing statement. He announced he has left the Republican Party “for the same reason I joined it” and that he is not only disappointed by the party’s actions but its increasingly-inept leadership as well. ... (click for more)
Sunday was a hot, hot day, but that didn’t keep nearly a thousand local and regional triathletes from around the Southeast from putting their best foot forward in the annual Waterfront Triathlon in downtown Chattanooga. Chris Douglas and Sara Gibson were the overall winners in the International distance race, which started with a 1.5K (.93 mile) swim, followed by a 42K (26 ... (click for more)
For just the fourth time this season, the Jackson Generals have lost a series with Sunday's 6-2 loss to the Chattanooga Lookouts at AT&T Field in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Lookouts have won three of the first four in the five-game series in their quest to make it to the Southern League playoffs again. Aaron Slegers started for Chattanooga and picked up the win after eight ... (click for more)