Sarah George

Pond rule change could favor lawyer’s power boat over rowers

“We’re in constant conflict with them,” Sarah George, a state’s attorney, said of the Craftsbury Outdoor Center rowers and scullers she hopes to restrict on a pond she uses.

The Deeper Dig: An epidemic evolves

This week’s podcast explores a recent initiative to help high-risk individuals and looks at the effects of the rise of fentanyl.

Teamwork: Law enforcement, social workers join to combat opiate crisis

As the SubStat group goes through cases, members share how their latest interactions with each person played out, any past experiences, and what steps might be taken to intervene.

Chittenden County prosecutor starting fundraising for 2018 race

As an appointee and political neophyte, Sarah George says she feels a need to start building name recognition and raising money now, more than a year before the primary.

Prosecution: Keep ex away from I-89 wrong-way driver

The state’s attorney’s office opposes letting the ex-girlfriend visit Steven Bourgoin in jail with their child because the woman is a witness in the quintuple murder case.

Weinberger, law enforcement back criminal statute on fentanyl

“We don’t need further study to know fentanyl is dangerous,” the mayor said, urging lawmakers to act. But some see issues with the proposed fentanyl-specific statute.

Family confronts woman as she admits role in Burlington killing

“We hope you never, ever have to go through the pain we go through — ever,” said a sister of the victim, Amos Beede. The defendant offered a tearful apology.

Plea deal reached in Burlington homeless man killing

Allison Gee, 26, will plead guilty to a reduced charge of aggravated assault in exchange for her testimony against her co-defendants, who all face second degree murder charges.

State’s attorney creates panel to study ‘safe injection’ facilities

Such sites allow people to use drugs under medical supervision without fear of prosecution. Typically they are coupled with avenues to drug treatment and other social services.

Council candidate accuses state’s attorney of bias in his firing

Abdullah Sall says Sarah George told him he was making too many mistakes and his accent was a problem. She cites job performance and the needs of the office.

Burlington police officer off the force after alleged perjury

The officer quit the day before the department planned to fire him, according to Chief Brandon del Pozo, who has called for a criminal investigation.

Chittenden County state’s attorney starts outlining approach

Sarah George talked about the opiate crisis and funding for state’s attorneys after her swearing-in.

Gov. Phil Scott Appoints Sarah George as Chittenden County State’s Attorney

News Release — Gov. Phil Scott January 19, 2017 Contact: Rebecca Kelley 802-828-6403 [email protected] Montpelier, Vt. – Governor Phil Scott today announced the appointment of Sarah George as Chittenden County State’s Attorney. “It is an honor to appoint Ms. George to this role, as she has demonstrated a commitment to justice and public service throughout […]

Deputy to become Chittenden County state’s attorney

Sarah George, a deputy state’s attorney since 2011, will take over for TJ Donovan, who was elected attorney general in November.