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Gadsden woman becomes irate while being arrested for DUI after speeding and failing to maintain lane in Rome

Posted on March 6th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on February 27th, 2021, at around 10:41, FCPD Officer Sangphim was patrolling in the area of Chateau Drive. The officer was traveling north on Chateau Dr when he observed the vehicle in front of him speeding. The officer visually estimated the vehicle’s speed at approximately 55 […]

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Dalton man arrested after leading police on a pursuit in stolen vehicle while DUI in Rome

Posted on March 5th, 2021

According to a Floyd County and Rome Police Department incident report, on Friday, February 26th, 2021, at around 2:55 AM, Rome Police Officer Kent attempted to stop a stolen Jeep on Martha Berry Highway at Veterans Memorial Highway following a BOLO given for a stolen jeep with a possible drunk driver behind the wheel. Officer […]

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Rome felon attempts to run over Floyd County police officer with vehicle leading to pursuit

Posted on March 5th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on Sunday, February 28th, 2021, FCPD Officer Hunton was working an off-duty assignment with traffic in the construction zone on Shorter Avenue near Redmond Circle. While working, Lt. Pendley advised all units working the detail that witnessed a white SUV having difficulty driving. He stated that […]

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Rome man arrested after leaving the scene of crash in Floyd County

Posted on March 4th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on February 12th, 202, at around 11:22 PM, Officer Tetsworth and Officer McMeekin responded to a report of a vehicle crash in front of 111 Wilkerson Road. The officers arrived and saw that Sunrise Towing had already been called to the scene. Officers observed a blue […]

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Rome man charged with rape and child molestation

Posted on March 3rd, 2021

A Rome man turned himself into the Floyd County Jail on February 18th, 2021, on multiple felony warrants. According to Jail records, Brandon Tyler Bailey, 26, of Rome, repeatedly had sexual intercourse with a child under the age of 16 between January 2018 and January 2020. The alleged crimes occurred at a home on East […]

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