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Law enforcement conducts annual “Hands Across The Border” DUI checkpoint

Posted on May 22nd, 2021

With states seeing an increase in alcohol-related crashes and deaths, law enforcement looked to get more drunk and drugged drivers off the road during the 30th annual “Hands Across the Border” DUI enforcement and awareness campaign on May 21st, 2021. The Hands Across the Border traffic enforcement campaign kicks off every year leading up to […]

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Rome teen armed with gun arrested after multi-county 100 mph chase in stolen truck ends in Carroll County

Posted on May 2nd, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on April 18th, 2021, at around 10:48 PM, FCPD Officer Kendall Dollar was conducting patrol operations when she observed a vehicle later identified as a stolen gray 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 fail to stop at the stop sign located at Floyd Springs Road and Old Summerville […]

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Catoosa County deputy injured after crashing Saturday morning on Battlefield Parkway

Posted on December 21st, 2020

According to the Georgia State Patrol: “On Dec. 19, at approximately midnight, Vehicle #1 a Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office patrol vehicle was traveling east in the right eastbound lane of GA2. Driver #1 Deputy Nigel Torres, age 27, failed to maintain his lane, and he traveled off the roadway onto the right shoulder, where he […]

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