Police/Fire News

A 55-year-old Rome woman was charged with felony possession of a Schedule IV controlled substance after a Floyd County sheriff's deputy found her with four small pills in a plastic bag she said were Xanax early Wednesday morning.

More charges were added after a person slipped their handcuffs in the back of a Floyd County Sheriff's vehicle after being arrested on a failure to appear warrant as well a violation of their probation. 

A 41-year-old employee of the Rome JCPenney store on Martha Berry Highway admitted to stealing about $500 worth of store items before being charged with felony shoplifting and being booked into Floyd County Jail on Sunday.

A Douglas County man who was arrested in Rome Monday morning had an additional charge tacked on after he got to the Floyd County Jail.

A Rome woman faces several felony charges including aggravated assault, fleeing and obstruction of an officer after reportedly fleeing police and then ramming an officer's car on Sunday afternoon, reports stated.

A Rome woman is charged with felony shoplifting and another charged with felony party to a crime after items were stolen from Walmart on Redmond Circle.

An Aragon man was arrested late Friday night after police say he resisted arrest while they were serving a warrant.

At 8:20 p.m. Friday, 911 scanner traffic reported a vehicle overturned on North Broad Street in front of the Dollar General store. There was a report of one injury. Some traffic on North Broad was being diverted while the emergency response team removed the patient. The utility pole held tel…

A Rome man was arrested Thursday after he reportedly slapped both his girlfriend and grandmother during an argument. 

A Rome man was arrested Thursday after police say he violated a conditional bond by almost injuring someone when he violated his conditional bond by coming into contact with the complainant. 

Police arrested a man on Thursday after warrants say he took money for work and materials he never completed.

A Rome man faces felony criminal damage to property charges after setting fire to a woman's clothing and sending her a video of it via social media.