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Rossville teenager arrested for DUI after driving onto the curb while drunk and high in Dalton

Posted on May 22nd, 2022

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, On May 10th, 2022, at 12:02 AM, Officer D. Jones was sitting in a parking lot on the corner of North Elm Street and Underwood Street when he observed a Nissan Titan run off the roadway, onto the curb, and then back onto the roadway. The officer […]

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Rome man arrested for DUI after suspicious person call from concerned citizen in Floyd County

Posted on May 22nd, 2022

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, On May 8th, 2022, at 4:06 AM, Officer B. Newport was dispatched by Floyd County 911 to an address on Glendale Road in reference to a suspicious person. 911 advised that the complainant stated a Hispanic male driving a white Toyota Tacoma had pulled into his […]

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Trion woman arrested for DUI after admitting to smoking marijuana prior to driving at checkpoint in Chattooga County

Posted on May 22nd, 2022

According to a Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office incident report, While conducting a safety checkpoint on Penn Bridge Road Saturday night, Victoria Gail Smith, 20, of Trion, approached in her vehicle. Deputies noticed an odor of marijuana and smoke coming from inside the vehicle. When asked, Smith admitted possessing marijuana in the vehicle and later admitted […]

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Summerville man arrested for DUI during checkpoint in Chattooga County

Posted on May 22nd, 2022

According to a Chattooga County Sheriffs Office incident report, Late Saturday night, deputies were set up at a safety checkpoint in the area of Penn Bridge Road. A dark Dodge Dakota pickup truck driven by Mark Alan Evans, 58, of Summerville, GA, pulled up and deputies asked Evans for his information. Deputies observed an opened […]

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Calhoun man arrested for DUI after being stopped for speeding in Floyd County

Posted on May 22nd, 2022

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, On May 15th, 2022, at 9:27 PM, Officer Stanfield responded to the area of Georgia 53 just North of Plainville Road in order to assist Officer Newport on a DUI investigation. Officer Newport stopped the vehicle after observing it speeding. Officer Stanfield made contact with the […]

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Dalton woman arrested after permitting unlicensed man to drive her vehicle while drunk in Whitfield County

Posted on May 22nd, 2022

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On May 11th, 2022 at 9:02 PM, Deputies Sharpe and Corona was stationary at Lower Dug Gap and Old Dug Gap actively looking for vehicles failing to stop at the stop sign. According to the report, “Deputies observed a gray 2013 Nissan Altima with a Georgia […]

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Man arrested for DUI after 911 call from concerned citizen regarding vehicle all over the roadway in Catoosa County

Posted on May 21st, 2022

According to a Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On May 11th, 2022, at 5:30 PM, a BOLO was dispatched to all Catoosa County and Ringgold Police Department units concerning a white Chevrolet Express Van. According to the report, “The van was traveling northbound on I-75 heading toward Ringgold from Tunnel Hill. Dispatch advised all […]

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Dalton teenager arrested for DUI again after speeding on North Glenwood Avenue while intoxicated

Posted on May 21st, 2022

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, On May 5th, 2022, 4:24 PM, Officer J. Allen was operating lidar speed detection in the area of East Park Street on North Glenwood Avenue. Officer Allen reported, “[I] observed a red F-150 traveling at a high rate of speed traveling north on North Glenwood Avenue approaching […]

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Tunnel Hill woman arrested again for DUI after crashing in Dalton while under the influence of drugs

Posted on May 20th, 2022

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, On May 5th, 2022, Officer Hill responded to the area of Chattanooga Road and I-75 NB in reference to a single-car crash. The caller stated that they had struck a guard rail and just needed a crash report. They stated that they had pulled over onto the […]

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Gordon County sheriff recognizes good samaritan who saved lost child walking down highway late at night

Posted on May 19th, 2022

On Wednesday (May 18), Sheriff Mitch Ralston recognized a Lindale resident who is employed here in Gordon County, for locating a lost/runaway child. On May 11, shortly after midnight, Ms. Daria Escutia-Hernandez was driving west on State Route 53 toward her home in Lindale, Georgia. Along the route, she observed a small child walking along […]

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