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Resaca man found DUI after being stopped for no tag

Posted on February 1st, 2021

According to a Gordon County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on January 23rd, 2021, at approximately 11:35 PM, deputies with the community crime prevention unit were sitting stationary in the parking lot of Resaca First Baptist Church. A deputy observed a black GMC Sonoma with no tag travel into the church parking lot from Dixie Street. […]

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Ridgeland High School student arrested after skipping class and robbing nearby convenience store

Posted on January 22nd, 2021

UPDATE: Detectives with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office are investigating an armed robbery of a Wilson Road convenience store that occurred at 10:30 AM on Wednesday January 20th, 2021. Evidence collected reveals that a 2010 Chevrolet Camaro, color gun metal gray, with white stripes, pulls into the Discount Market parking lot at 1425 Wilson Road […]

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Chattanooga man found DUI at Dalton gas station after 911 call from retired police officers

Posted on January 22nd, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on January 14th, 2021, at around 9:45 PM, Officer Morang responded to the Race Trac gas station, 1511 West Walnut Avenue, in reference to a subject who had been seen weaving all over the interstate and was now parked in the parking lot. The 911 caller stated […]

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Dalton man arrested for DUI again after speeding down Hill Road in Whitfield County

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Whitfield County sheriff’s Office incident report, on Sunday, January 17th, 2021, at around 7:26 PM, Deputy Patrick was traveling down Airport Road at Hill Road when she noticed a black Ford F150 stop abruptly at the stoplight. The deputy noticed that a white male, later identified as Fred Garland, 50, of Dalton, […]

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Dalton man found DUI after stopping to urinate in the roadway early Sunday morning

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office report incident, on Sunday, January 17th, 2021, at approximately 3:43 AM, Deputy Pritchard observed two vehicles parked facing east in the middle of Maresca Drive at Highway 71. The deputy got out with the vehicles. The first vehicle was a 2014 Nissan Rogue with a Georgia tag. The […]

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Cedar Bluff woman charged with DUI after crashing on Blacks Bluff Road

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on January 15th, 2021, at around 4:41 PM, officers responded to a vehicle crash on Blacks Bluff Road at the Lock and Dam. Officer Wight arrived and witnessed the driver, April Givens, 35, of Cedar Bluff, Alabama, stumbling as she walked. Officer Wight reported, “[I] made […]

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LaFayette man charged with DUI after driving reckless through bar parking lot in Dalton

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on Thursday, January 14th, 2021, at around 1:30 AM, Officer Mefford, along with Lt. Bishop and Sgt. Saylors, who was a two-man unit, were patrolling the area of Market Street. Lt. Bishop reported, “We observed cars leaving out of the parking out of the Oyster Pub. The […]

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Resaca man arrested after stealing Dollar General employee’s wallet from behind counter

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Whitfield County sheriff’s Office incident report, on Thursday, January 14th, 2021, at around 11:52 AM, a deputy responded to 3441 Corporate Drive in reference to a theft report. The woman stated she was working the register at Dollar General when she placed her wallet on the counter on the cashier’s side. She […]

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Four injured in four-vehicle crash in Walker County Thursday afternoon

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Georgia State Patrol crash report, on Thursday, January 14th, 2021, at around 4:25 PM, a 2002 Ford Mustang being driven by John Strickland, 23, of Fort Oglethorpe, was traveling west on Mimosa Lane. A 2001 Ford Crown Victoria, being driven by Skylar Huckabee, 21, of Fort Oglethorpe, was traveling north on GA […]

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Summerville man charged with DUI after early morning traffic stop in Chattooga County

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Georgia State Patrol incident report, on January 9th, 2021, at around 12:00 AM, GSP Corporal Mitchell was patrolling on GA 1 (Hwy 27) near the Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Trion, GA. The trooper observed a red color Chevrolet Tahoe with GA tag on the solid white line a couple of […]

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