A Calhoun man already wanted on warrants was arrested on multiple charges after deputies say he held a woman against her will and then forced an armed standoff when they surrounded his home.
Kayla Brook Silvers, who had been reported missing as of Monday morning, has now been located and is safe, according to Gordon County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Robert Paris.
A traffic stop for speeding on Interstate 75 on Wednesday resulted in the arrests of three people on methamphetamine charges for Gordon County Sheriff’s Office deputies, including the arrest of one individual who was already wanted on warrants.
The Calhoun Police Department was awarded a 2020 Car Seat Mini-Grant from the Georgia Department of Public Health’s Injury Prevention Program, the local police department announced this week.
Game Warden Cpl. Shawn Elmore of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources said this week that there are a number of safety concerns related to illegal nighttime hunting after a trio of local individuals were arrested on charges related to trying to spotlight deer from a roadway.
The following indictments were handed down by a grand jury in Gordon County Superior Court on Monday, Jan. 6. This process formally charges the individual, but they remain innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Officers with the Calhoun Police Department arrested a woman Tuesday evening that was wanted for fleeing from the scene of a crash on Interstate 75 the day before, but not before a chase into the woods and a fight with police that resulted in her being tased.
The Calhoun Police Department arrested three men — one from Calhoun, one from Resaca and one from Dalton — on methamphetamine and other charges during three incidents between Friday and Sunday.
Sheriff Mitch Ralston formally recognized several deputies for bravery and outstanding service at the Gordon County Sheriff’s Office this week.
A Calhoun man who was already wanted for violating his probation on possession of methamphetamine charges was arrested Wednesday after Gordon County Sheriff’s Deputies found him with bags of the drug.
The Calhoun Police Department arrested a local man over the weekend on one count of child molestation, though Chief Tony Pyle said additional charges are pending.
Recordings of the 911 calls related to the incident that resulted in the arrest of a Calhoun man on impersonating a police officer and stalking charges counter the suspect’s claim to police and other individuals that he was following kids on a golf cart because dispatchers told him to do so.
Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson announced on Thursday that a criminal charge has been filed related to the discovery of the body of Britany Nicole Parker, 31, on June 18, 2019.
The Calhoun Police Department arrested a local man after they say he claimed to be following children driving a golf cart because dispatchers at 911 told him to do so, a claim disputed by those same dispatchers.
A Calhoun man has been charged with two counts of second-degree vehicular homicide, charges a Georgia State Patrol public information officer said are connected to a three-vehicle wreck on Interstate 75 near Walnut Avenue that happened in July 2018.
The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety is joining state and local law enforcement in warning drivers to avoid the risk of going to jail during the holidays by making the right decision to not drink and drive.
Gordon County Fire Department officials confirmed Friday morning that a fatal house fire that occurred late Thursday evening is under investigation.
Deputies with the Gordon County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Resaca man on Monday who is accused of repeatedly molesting a child in his care.
A Calhoun man has been accused of molesting and abusing a child since the victim was at least 9 years old, according to Gordon County Sheriff’s Office reports.
Calhoun Fire Chief Lenny Nesbitt told four newly appointed firefighters during their graduation ceremony on Monday night that they have worked hard and developed a good foundation but that they’ll never stop learning and developing their skills throughout their careers.
Ten Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) law enforcement students graduated from Basic Law Enforcement Training Classes #201901 and #201902 on Thursday, Dec. 12, during a ceremony held at the Conference Center on the Gordon County Campus.
In an active shooter-type situation, you have three options — avoid, deny or defend — and you may have to engage all three tactics, to survive.
A registered sex offender who had been sought by the Calhoun Police Department and other law enforcement agencies was arrested recently and is in the process of being transferred to Whitfield County to face new charges of child molestation, indecent exposure and enticing a child.
The Calhoun Police Department arrested a Calhoun man after they say he poured a cup of boiling water and noodles into the lap of a woman, causing her to seek medical treatment before being transferred to another hospital with a burn unit.
A Calhoun man was arrested just before midnight Friday after he told police that he accidentally fired a shot from his AR-15 through the wall of his apartment while cleaning the gun.
Benito Chavez, the individual sought by the Gordon County Sheriff's Office in relation to the Thanksgiving Day double stabbing incident on Carter Street was booked into the local jail this weekend.
Calhoun Police Chief Tony Pyle said this week that although some people may not know it, walking on the train tracks that bisect Downtown Calhoun is not only dangerous but illegal.
The following indictments were handed down by a grand jury in Gordon County Superior Court on Monday, Dec. 2. This process formally charges the individual, but they remain innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
The Calhoun Police Department recently presented a donation of $300 to the Edna Owens Breast Center at AdventHealth Gordon to support women’s health services. Two police officers sold bracelets during the month of October for breast cancer awareness to make this donation possible.
The Calhoun Police Department is calling off the search for a man reportedly sighted on the railroad tracks as a train was passing under the U.S. 41 bridge just north of the Circle K earlier today. A train conductor reported that he may have struck someone on the tracks, prompting the respon…
Gordon County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Robert Paris announced Tuesday afternoon that 31-year-old Benito Chavez has been arrested in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in relation to the Thanksgiving Day double stabbing incident on Carter Street in Calhoun.
Georgia Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced Tuesday afternoon that a fatal fire that occurred last Friday morning on the corner of Oakman and Hanes roads is being investigated.