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.
February 9, 2016
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In 2015, the City of Chattanooga created a source to provide community members with important weather related information, including road closures. Anyone can sign up for updates via the link ... (click for more)
The Cleveland City Council on Monday adopted a plan for selecting a new city manager that will replace Janice Casteel. A citizen advisory committee for choosing a new city manager has been created ... (click for more)
A Check Into Cash clerk in St. Elmo was robbed at gunpoint on Monday evening. Investigators with the Chattanooga Police Department responded at 6:34 p.m. to a robbery from a business ... (click for more)
In 2015, the City of Chattanooga created a source to provide community members with important weather related information, including road closures. Anyone can sign up for updates via the link below or by texting officials directly. The link is chattanooga.gov/weather or one can text "ALERT" to 97779. (click for more)
The Cleveland City Council on Monday adopted a plan for selecting a new city manager that will replace Janice Casteel. A citizen advisory committee for choosing a new city manager has been created with one representative appointed by each councilman. These seven members will communicate with the consultant to the council, Larry Wallace. The council also voted to ... (click for more)
Taxpayers of Hamilton County should take note that a majority of the members of the school board are getting ready to give Rick Smith the buyout that he wants. Do you agree that someone should be paid for taking the coward's way out? Rick Smith should be fired for cause. Not paid to leave. If you don't want the board members to pay him off, call or ... (click for more)
If I could count Hamilton County’s best educators on one hand, Normal Park Elementary Principal Jill Levine would be the biggest finger. What she and her faculty and a dazzling commitment from both her students and parents have accomplished is an educational dream. I am told people literally move to North Chattanooga just so their children will be zoned for the award-winning school. ... (click for more)
CLEVELAND, Tenn. – Monday turned into a more bang for your bucks night at Jim Smiddy Arena. But, the capacity crowd probably should have expected the bargain. Back on Dec. 8, Bradley Central knocked off bitter rival Cleveland in an overtime thriller. On Monday, the two teams took a walk on the wild side in a colossal four-overtime, 88-86, District 5-3A barn-burner ... (click for more)
The Chattanooga Mocs have been selected as the preseason favorite to win the 2016 Southern Conference softball title by the league's head coaches. Senior second baseman Criket Blanco was named Preseason First-Team All-SoCon and sophomore pitcher Cori Jennings, senior shortstop Alyssa Taylor and senior outfielder Sam Taylor were selected to the Preseason Second-Team All-SoCon. ... (click for more)