• Jury Finds Suspect Guilty Of Armed Robbery

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announced today that his office successfully prosecuted Kevin Upkins, a 29 year old Fulton County man, after a jury found him guilty of armed robbery this week.  The charges stemmed from a May 2, 2008 inci...

  • Dodd and Garmon Found Guilty In Home Invasion Trial

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces guilty verdicts in the prosecution of Eddie Ryan Dodd and John Lamar Garmon for a violent home invasion on July 23rd, 2008.  On Friday, March 19th, 2010, a Douglas County jury returned guilty ver...

  • McDade Fights The Release Of Convicted Murder

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade has continued his fight this week to stop the parole of convicted murdered Billy Ray White.  White was sentenced to consecutive life sentences, plus 10 years, for brutally murdering J.D. Hall outside o...

  • Durden Pleads Guilty To Vehicular Homicide

    District Attorney David McDade announced this week that Blaine Durden was convicted of First Degree Vehicular Homicide after he entered a non-negotiated guilty plea before Superior Court Judge William H. McClain, who sentenced Durden to serve seven yea...

  • 2010 Legislative Session

    As the Georgia General Assembly begins another legislative session under the Gold Dome, Douglas County District Attorney David McDade prepares once again to be a voice for crime victims at the State Capitol. McDade serves as the legislative chair...

  • Suspects Found Guilty Of Family Dollar Armed Robbery

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty verdict in the State’s case against Brian Isham and Spencer Gradyfor the July 10, 2009 Armed Robbery of the Family Dollar Store on Bankhead Highway in Lithia Sprigs.  After a week lon...

  • Jackson Gets 55 Years for Attempted Murder

    Douglas County District Attorney David McDade announces a guilty verdict in the State’s case against Bilal Jackson for the Attempted Murder and Robbery of a victim in the Chestnut Log subdivision on October 24, 2007.  A Douglas County jury found Bil...

  • Jury Trials Result in Guilty

    Criminal Trials were held the week of March 8-12, 2010 in Douglas County Superior Court which resulted in 2 guilty verdicts delivered by Douglas County jurors. “It was a busy week for the District Attorney’s Office with two of my assistants working...

  • Mathis Sentenced To Life In Prison For Armed Robberies

    Darius Mathis, age 20, of Atlanta, Georgia was convicted and sentenced in Douglas Superior Court for his role in a series of violent armed robberies in Douglas County according to District Attorney David McDade. According to McDade, Mathis and a co-def...