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The Cobb County Adult Detention Facility is upgrading its video visitation equipment which shall require any and all individuals visiting inmates at the jail or using an attorney booth at the Court Complex, to complete a new registration process to facilitate inmate visitation. The registration process can be expedited by pre-registering online at https://cobbcountyga.gtlvisitme.com/.
After you have submitted information on-line, you must complete the registration (enrollment) process at the facility’s Visitor Center, ensuring you bring government-issued, pictured identification upon your arrival.
You may skip the online pre-registration step and complete the enrollment process at the facility’s Visitor Center.
You may register at any time after July 11th, 2018.
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On Saturday November 25, 2017 Arshade Jayquan Yates shot his victim in the lower back with a 9mm handgun at 2121 Windy Hill Road in Marietta, GA and then fled the scene. Marietta Police Department arrived and started their investigation. On February 7, 2018 a warrant for Aggravated Assault was issued for Yates. The Cobb County Fugitive Unit and the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force immediately started their investigation and located Yates in Newport News, Virginia area.
After a period of surveillance in Newport News, Virginia area the U.S. Marshals Task Force apprehended Yates as he exited an auto parts store without incident on Monday June 4, 2018. Yates was transported to the Hampton County Jail in Virginia to await extradition back to Georgia.
On Thursday May 31, 2018 a warrant was issued for the arrest of Lameeka Burden charged with Homicide by Vehicle 1st Degree. The Cobb County Sheriffs Office was unable to locate Burden at her listed address of 1806 Neely Avenue in East Point, GA The sheriff’s office requested the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force on Friday June 1, 2018 to assist in locating and apprehending Burden. During the investigation information was obtained that Burden was seen in the Old National Hwy and College Park area.
After continuous surveillance, Burden was located at the Ramada Plaza 5010 Old National Hwy Atlanta, GA on Monday June 11, 2018 in a room under an alias name. Fugitive Agents then made contact with Burden as she exited the hotel room and were able to take her into custody without incident.
On Tuesday June 12, 2018 the sheriff’s office SWAT team, Uniformed Deputies, and Criminal Investigators were called to a local area hotel to assist in a searching for a wanted suspect that had a warrant to arrest from Douglas County. The suspect eluded the investigators serving the warrant by hiding in the attic of the hotel. After approximately 4 1/2 hours of safely clearing the hotel of occupants and staff, the suspect was apprehended without further incident and transported back to Douglas County Jail.
On Friday June 1st deputies went various Dunkin Doughnut locations throughout the county and collected $4,000 donations for the Special Olympics of Georgia from citizens as they stopped by to get their morning coffee and doughnuts! Thank You Cobb County!
Thank You to the Cool Kids Committee for having us for “Painting with a Deputy”! We had a Great Time painting and hanging out with everyone!