Police/Fire

Calhoun Police Chief Tony Pyle said an emailed bomb threat to the city street department has been determined to be a hoax. The email appears to follow the same pattern of threats received by schools, businesses and government buildings across the country Thursday.

A Ranger woman involved in a single-vehicle wreck on Monday, prompting her to be airlifted to Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, allegedly was driving under the influence at the time her vehicle ran off South Wall Street and struck a tree.

A Calhoun man was arrested earlier this week after being accused of driving recklessly in the Calhoun Recreation Department parking lot before losing control and driving his van into Oothcalooga Creek.

Two brothers in their 20s were arrested Tuesday afternoon following an incident at Race Trac on Ga. 53 involving one of them going on a profanity-laced tirade with a woman who almost backed into his car and the other tussling with officers after he demanded they let his brother be released f…

Three people from Calhoun were arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine and drug-related objects after being pulled over by police for driving with a cracked windshield, reports stated.

After finding a woman parked and asleep in her car at a Circle K gas station in Calhoun, a police officer found methamphetamine and marijuana inside with her as well as a notebook detailing names and amounts of money owed to her.

The following information concerning recent arrests was taken directly from Gordon County Jail records. Arrests were made by the Gordon County Sheriff's Office except where otherwise indicated. All people are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court.

The following information concerning recent arrests was taken directly from Gordon County Jail records. Arrests were made by the Gordon County Sheriff's Office except where otherwise indicated. All people are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court.

The GBI has been called on to investigate an officer-involved shooting in Bartow County which resulted in the death of a 27-year-old man after he allegedly fired three times at a Georgia State Patrol Trooper and was struck by return fire from two other Troopers. 

A man and a woman are each facing a felony charge of possession of methamphetamine after a traffic stop near the intersection of Ga. 53 and Richardson Road resulted in police finding a bag with a white crystal substance inside the vehicle, reports stated.

The following information concerning recent arrests was taken directly from Gordon County Jail records. Arrests were made by the Gordon County Sheriff's Office except where otherwise indicated. All people are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court.

Two backpack blowers and two gas cans were reported stolen by an employee of a landscaping company while he was mowing at Home Depot earlier this week.

A Plainville man is facing multiple counts of felony financial transaction card fraud after being accused of using a bank card stolen from a person with a disability to make eight transactions at numerous businesses.

The following information concerning recent arrests was taken directly from Gordon County Jail records. Arrests were made by the Gordon County Sheriff's Office except where otherwise indicated. All people are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court.

The following information concerning recent arrests was taken directly from Gordon County Jail records. Arrests were made by the Gordon County Sheriff's Office except where otherwise indicated. All people are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court.

The following information concerning recent arrests was taken directly from Gordon County Jail records. Arrests were made by the Gordon County Sheriff's Office except where otherwise indicated. All people are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court.

Update: The woman who died Wednesday night after being struck by a train has been identified as Misty Dawn York, 38, of Calhoun, according to Gordon County Deputy Coroner Heath Derryberry. 

The manager of 2 Guys Auto Repair reported to Calhoun police last week that the wheels and tires on a Toyota truck parked at his shop were stolen off it.

A room at the Motel 6 on Ga. 53 was reported damaged to Calhoun police on Saturday.

A man and a woman have been charged with theft of services after being accused of attempting to leave Cracker Barrel without paying for their meal Sunday night.

The following information concerning recent arrests was taken directly from Gordon County Jail records. Arrests were made by the Gordon County Sheriff's Office except where otherwise indicated. All people are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court.

Investigators with the Adairsville Police Department are awaiting the results of a post-mortem examination to determine the cause of death of a 4-month-old infant, who died Sept. 28 at Cartersville Medical Center after being found unresponsive at a North Main Street home.

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