The Polk County Jail releases arrest reports on weekday mornings. Click the attached PDF to find the Tuesday, May 22, 2018 report.
Local officials had high praise for Cedartown Police Officer Tyler Eason who reconnected a woman with her family who was reported missing for two days.
The state’s law enforcement trainers want to use Polk County as an additional place that police officers of all ranks can use to hone their skills for the worst case scenario: a suspect with a gun.
The front parking area of the Cedartown Police Department is now an official “MeetUp” location, under video surveillance 24 hours a day.
A Cedartown man was driving with a teen and got into a chase with police officers that started on Pine Bower Road and continued on until it ended with a wreck in Alabama.
Polk County’s Volunteer Fire Department will have plenty of new equipment ready to hose down flames whenever a call comes in as the final two purchases on a capital spending plan for the 2014 SPLOST are completed this year.
Thousands of calls continue to come in on a monthly basis, whether real emergencies or merely people seeking information and not knowing where else to turn continue to come into Polk County 911, according to Director Crystal Vincent.
The Polk County Jail releases arrest reports on weekday mornings. Find the reports from Friday, April 13, Monday, April 16 and Tuesday, April 17, 2018 in the latest posting.
Rockmart police are still untangling the full scope of events surrounding an armed robbery by a local man who barricaded himself in a church before police found him hiding in the attic.
There are 149 cases over a three day period saw indictments handed down by the grand jury, which pushes forward a number of high profile incidents toward trial in the weeks and months to come.
An Aragon woman remained in critical condition at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, and a Rockmart man was jailed on DUI charges following a head-on collision in Polk County earlier in the week.