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Thursday 10/30/2014
Floyd County man sentenced to serve 26 years in prison, life on probation on child molestation charges
Updated: October 30, 2014 - 2:10 am

A Rome man convicted of sexually abusing a girl and attacking her family with a baseball bat was sentenced to serve 26 years in prison Wednesday.

911 uses cell phone call to help locate man in wrecked car
Updated: October 30, 2014 - 4:33 am

Floyd County authorities combined old-school methods with modern technology to locate a wreck and injured motorist off Black’s Bluff Road on Wednesday night.

Wednesday 10/29/2014
Floyd County Jail report, Oct. 29, 8 p.m.
Posted: October 29, 2014

The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day, at 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Floyd County Sheriff's Office sponsors gang awareness and violence prevention seminar at The Forum
Posted: October 29, 2014

The Floyd County Sheriff's Office is sponsoring a gang awareness and violence prevention seminar at The Forum on Nov. 11 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Berry/Shorter room with guest speaker Derek McKinney from the Georgia Department of Corrections. The event is free and open to the public.

Police seek 2 in Calhoun CVS robbery
Updated: October 29, 2014 - 3:38 pm

Calhoun Police Department investigators are working to identify and locate two people involved in the Friday robbery of a local pharmacy.

Canton man charged with aggravated assault
Updated: October 30, 2014 - 1:12 am

A Canton man remained in jail Wednesday charged with aggravated assault.

Report: Man put officer's safety in jeopardy while fleeing
Updated: October 30, 2014 - 1:13 am

A Rome man remained in jail Wednesday after being accused of assaulting a Floyd County police officer and attempting to run.

Woman charged in husband’s death after crash on U.S. 27
Updated: October 29, 2014 - 8:50 am

An Alabama woman is in the Floyd County Jail without bond and officially charged in the death of her husband following a wreck in May, according to jail reports.

Floyd County Jail reports Oct. 29, 8 a.m.
Posted: October 29, 2014

The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Police warn of increased phone IRS scams
Posted: October 29, 2014

Rome police issued a warning Tuesday advising Floyd County residents of a phone scam involving people who say they are with the Internal Revenue Service.

Police: Drugs found with Trion man and woman after shoplifting
Posted: October 29, 2014

A Trion man and woman were being held without bond Tuesday night after they allegedly took a $650 computer from a store, according to jail reports.

Seatbelt violation leads to drug charges for Kingston man
Posted: October 29, 2014

A Kingston man was being held without bond Tuesday night after he allegedly had methamphetamine and pills during a traffic stop, according to jail reports.

Tuesday 10/28/2014
Floyd County Jail report, Oct. 28, 8 p.m.
Posted: October 28, 2014

The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day, at 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Police arrest man on 2012 theft allegations
Updated: October 29, 2014 - 12:51 am

Authorities on Monday arrested a Rome man on theft allegations from 2012, Floyd County Jail reports state.

Rome 19-year-old jailed on meth possession charge
Updated: October 29, 2014 - 1:07 am

A Rome woman was being held on $5,700 bond Tuesday on a meth charge, Floyd County Jail reports state.

Rome man accused of making threats on Facebook
Updated: October 29, 2014 - 12:51 am

A Rome man accused of threatening a woman on Facebook was held Tuesday without bond, Floyd County Jail reports state.

Man robbed while walking on Redmond Circle
Posted: October 28, 2014

Rome police say a man was robbed Monday night as he walked along Redmond Circle.

Floyd County Jail reports Oct. 28, 8 a.m.
Posted: October 28, 2014

The Floyd County Jail releases arrest reports twice a day - 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Rome police investigate shooting at Martha Berry Highway motel
Posted: October 28, 2014

Rome police are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital, reports state.

Report: Shannon man found with 138 grams of meth
Posted: October 28, 2014

A Shannon man is being held without bond after officers found a large amount of methamphetamine in the vehicle he was driving, according to Floyd County Jail reports.

Tuesday 11/12/2013
1. UPDATE: Video released of Adairsville shootout
Updated: January 02, 2014 - 7:33 pm

Adairsville police have released video footage from a patrol car dashboard camera of a shootout at a Hardee's from last week.

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Wednesday 11/06/2013
2. Sinkhole found under Cave Spring quadruplex
Updated: November 07, 2013 - 12:52 pm

CAVE SPRING — A large sinkhole under a Park Street apartment forced one tenant to find somewhere else to stay Tuesday night, said Cave Spring fire officials.

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