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Gordon County Sheriff's deputies, along with other emergency personnel, responded last night to a report of a "serious, off-road motorcycle" accident involving a juvenile.

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According to Gordon County Sheriff Mitch Ralston, a long-term counter-drug investigation which began in June 2016 culminated yesterday and today in the execution of a number of arrest warrants throughout Gordon County.“Operation SPRING CLEAN” resulted in a litany of drug distribution and fir…

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Friends, family, and the community gathered at the Conference Center located at Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC) Gordon County Campus to honor students graduating from Basic Law Enforcement Training Class #201602 on Thursday, Feb. 23.

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At approximately 7:30 a.m. today, a Gordon County deputy sheriff on I-75 observed a late model Mercedes Benz automobile in the southbound lane travelling in excess of 125 miles per hour. The deputy immediately gave chase and was quickly joined by other deputy sheriffs in the pursuit, which c…

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The investigation continues this week into the murder-suicide that occurred at Calhoun Tobacco and Food Mart, located at 1402 South Highway 41 in Calhoun. Officers with the Calhoun Police Department were dispatched to the location shortly after 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 10.

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According to the Calhoun Police Department, officers were dispatched to Calhoun Tobacco and Food Mart, located at 1402 South Highway 41, shortly after 7 p.m. last night to a domestic disturbance incident that resulted in what the CPD is calling a murder-suicide.

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“For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.” John 3:17

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Calhoun Police Department was recently awarded the 2017 Car Seat Mini-Grant by the Georgia Department of Public Health, Injury Prevention Program. Through the mini-grant, Calhoun Police Department, Gordon County Fire Department, Georgia State Patrol, Safe Kids Dalton, Calhoun Fire Department…

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The internet can be a highly dangerous place, especially for impressionable tweens and teens. The internet is crawling with predators, and if your child comes into contact with one, their life could be in danger. Parents are encouraged to monitor their child’s computer, cell phone and tablet.

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On Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, two individuals were taken into custody as a result of a joint investigation between the Fairmount Police Department, the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office, the Gordon County Sheriff’s Office and the Georgia Dept of Community Supervision.

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Rome, Georgia – A former Georgia Department of Corrections Probation Officer has been arrested on criminal charges involving sexual assault on probationers.  Anyoel Cordovi, 29, of Calhoun, was arrested Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 on two felony counts of sexual assault by persons with supervisory…

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According to Gordon County Sheriff Mitch Ralston, at about 5:30 a.m. this morning (January 11), a deputy sheriff stopped a suspicious automobile on I-75 near Exit 312. As the deputy approached the vehicle, it suddenly sped away at a high rate of speed, traveling northward. The vehicle, a lat…

According to Calhoun Police Chief Garry Moss, traffic enforcement plans are being finalized for New Year’s Eve, with the CPD adding extra patrol and utilizing all available resources to safeguard the citizens of Calhoun.

The following arrests information was taken directly from Gordon County Jail records. Arrests were made by the Gordon County Sheriff’s Office except where otherwise indicated. Law enforcement officials are in compliance with Ga. Code 50-18-72 of the Open Records Act in releasing reports of a…

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