• Child Molester Sentenced To 20 Years

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty verdict in the State’s case against 34 year old Victor Rose for molesting a twelve year old girl.  A Douglas County jury took less than half an hour to convict Rose of Statutory Ra...

  • Former Treasurer Steals From Douglasville Tiger Cubs

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty plea in the State’s case against Tonya Angela Searcy, 35, of Douglasville, for three counts of felony Theft by Taking for stealing money from the Douglasville Tiger Cubs Football Associ...

  • McDade Supports Senate Bill 151

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade, along with several crime victims, spoke at the State Capitol on Tuesday, March 24th in support of Senate Bill 151, which enhances the rights of crime victims in the courtroom.  McDade has for several year...

  • Governor Signs Senate Bill 13

    On Wednesday, April 29th, 2009, District Attorney David McDade stood next to Governor Sonny Perdue as he signed into law Senate Bill 13 which now provides for a sentence of life without parole for anyone convicted of murder.  McDade, who has worked fo...

  • White Collar Criminal Gets 20 Years

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty verdict in the State’s case against 40 year old Julian Erick (Rick) Redford.  A Douglas County jury took less than an hour to return a guilty verdict on the count of Racketeering Influ...

  • Serial Killer Dies On Death Row

    Alabama prison officials have announced the death of convicted serial killer Gerald Patrick Lewis who died on death row while awaiting execution.  Lewis was convicted in Georgia and Alabama for killing several women, one of whom was killed in Douglas ...

  • Grand Jury Indicts 4 Homicides

    The Douglas County Grand Jury heard evidence this week relating to 4 recent homicides in Douglas County and returned indictments in all 4 according to District Attorney David McDade. “The Grand Jury’s indictment is the first step in the proces...

  • Guilty On All Counts In Armed Robbery Trial

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty verdict in the State’s case against Brian Leo Green.  On Friday, January 16, 2009 a Douglas County Jury found Brian Green guilty of 2 counts of Armed Robbery, 2 counts of Kidnappin...

  • Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Aggravated Sodomy

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty verdict in the State’s case against 36 year old Andrew Columbus Blanch. On Monday, a Douglas County jury took less than an hour to return guilty verdicts on one count of Aggravated ...

  • Suspects Found Guilty In Waffle House Armed Robbery

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade reports a guilty verdict in the State’s case against Skylar Hawkins, Octavious Woods, and Cordell Ward for the Armed Robbery on February 26, 2008 at the Waffle House on Lee Road. “Jury trials are ...

  • VWAP Day At The State Capitol

    On Thursday, February 19th Douglas County District Attorney David McDade, along with victim advocates from the Douglas County District Attorney’s Office joined with victim advocates from around the state in efforts at the Capitol to convince legi...

  • Defendant Sentenced To Life In Prison

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty plea in the State’s case against William Christopher Watts for the attempted murder of his wife. Watts was sentenced to Life in Prison and will not be eligible for parole for the next 3...

  • Court Of Appeals Upholds Conviction

    The Georgia Court of Appeals announced its decision this week to uphold the conviction of Dennis Blair Brashier who was found guilty of Kidnapping a Douglas County woman. Brashier was convicted by a Douglas County jury on January 18, 2008 of Kidnapping...

  • Attempted Murder Trial Ends in Guilty Verdict

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty verdict in the State’s case against 26 year old Clint Council for attempting to murder his ex-girlfriend. A Douglas County jury took less than half an hour to convict Council of Attempt...

  • DA’s Office Feels State Budget Crunch

    In direct response to the budget crisis facing the State of Georgia, District Attorneys across the State will be forced to impose mandatory unpaid furloughs on their State paid employees to meet Governor Perdue’s directive to cut all State budgets by...

  • Defendant Sentenced To Life In Prison

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty plea in the State’s case against William Christopher Watts for the attempted murder of his wife. Watts was sentenced to Life in Prison and will not be eligible for parole for the next 3...

  • Criminal Trials End In Guilty Verdicts

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty verdict in the State’s case against 48 year old Mark Andrew Hilderbrand. A Douglas County jury took less than half an hour to convict Hilderbrand of Theft by Receiving Motor Vehicle and...