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.
July 27, 2015
Bradley County Commissioners heard an updated presentation on the proposed workhouse release program which includes plans for a new $2.9 million jail addition. It will be designed by Cope Architecture. ... (click for more)
James Williams, 48, was arrested on Saturday for attempted first-degree murder after he shot at the father of his girlfriend’s child. When police responded to Grove Street Court on ... (click for more)
Amanda Krause, 36, was arrested on Friday after she allegedly beat up another woman and stole her bag. The victim said that she was walking on East 47th Street when she saw a woman ... (click for more)
Bradley County Commissioners heard an updated presentation on the proposed workhouse release program which includes plans for a new $2.9 million jail addition. It will be designed by Cope Architecture. The building and release program were approved by the Bradley Commission in February and are intended to serve employed, non-violent criminals currently occupying ... (click for more)
James Williams, 48, was arrested on Saturday for attempted first-degree murder after he shot at the father of his girlfriend’s child. When police responded to Grove Street Court on a call about shots fired, Williams said that the victim, Morris Fitten, had come to his house threatening him. The defendant said that he went outside and pulled his pistol out of ... (click for more)
I've seen some recent posts asking exactly what Chattanooga Strong means. This week I have seen enough that I believe I can give you a definition of this glorious word. As a city everyone will not always get along or agree. Often we may ask ourselves what is wrong with these nuts. Often we run across the rude, crude and ugly. But when tragic happens, we all come together ... (click for more)
The Marine Times has reported that Purple Heart packages are being prepared for the service members who were killed or wounded after the attack on the Navy Operational Support Center in Chattanooga “if” … the FBI declares the shooter had ties to a terrorist organization. Thus far the FBI has labeled Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez as a “homegrown violent extremist,” which falls short ... (click for more)
Sean Ryan, a 2010 graduate of McCallie, qualified for an Olympic swimming competition early Monday morning. His fourth-place finish in the 10-kilometer open-water race July 27 at the FINA World Championships earned him a spot on the United States Olympic Team for next year’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The race took place in the Kazanka River in Kazan, Russia, ... (click for more)
Saturday Chattanooga Football Club won the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) South Region Championship over the Myrtle Beach Mutiny – its second title in a row. That win puts CFC in the final four teams in the league still competing for the national title. By winning the South Region, Chattanooga FC became the number two seed in the country and will host the third-seeded ... (click for more)