The Polk County Jail releases arrest reports on weekday mornings. Click the attached PDF to find the Friday, February 22, 2019 report.
Citizen complaints and anonymous tip information pertaining to drug distribution lead to several surveillance operations in Rockmart by the Polk County Drug Task Force.
The Polk County Drug Task Force (DTF) released their statistical information for the year 2018 in a Friday press release that showed several big arrests for the year.
Five people are still being sought after several raids netted the arrest of 26 people in Cedartown and Buchanan, concluding an 18-month investigation.
The man accused of killing four people and wounding another in Rockmart was brought back to Polk County to face his day in court and will remain in custody.
A couple from Georgia are accused of going across the state lines and bringing back items stolen from a home to Polk County according to a release from the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office in Alabama.
Police are asking the help of the public in tracking down a man previously convicted on stalking charges and who is facing an additional charges locally of harassing three different people in the Rockmart area.
The Polk County Jail releases arrest reports on weekday mornings. Click the attached PDF to read the full arrest report for Tuesday, January 29, 2019.
A Cedartown man died as the result of wounds suffered in a collision with a logging truck during the early morning hours, according to Polk County Coroner Tony Brazier.
A member of the Gangster Disciples gang was sentenced to three years and one month in prison as well as three years of probation for possessing a firearm while a convicted felon.
Georgia State Patrol is still investigating the circumstances that led to the death of a Rockmart woman this morning on Highway 101 between Aragon and the county line.