♦ Morgan, Madison Jade, 18, 113 Hays St., Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., affray (fighting)
A Dallas, Texas, man wanted for shooting an East Ridge (Tenn.) police officer on Sunday, Oct. 18, is deceased after a lengthy standoff and several shootouts with Georgia law enforcement officers early Monday morning.
♦ Turner, Bobby Ray, 35, 10 Glover Knoll Drive, Rossville, no insurance, removing/affixing tag with intent to conceal identity of vehicle, driving while license suspended or revoked (third offense within five years)
On Wednesday, Oct.14, the Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force, Department of Community Supervision Immediate Response Team, Walker County Sheriff’s Office, Walker County SWAT Team, LaFayette Street Crimes Unit and Dalton Police Department Narcotic Agents served a search warrant…
The Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce recently honored first responders — law enforcement, firefighters, and Emergency Management personnel — from the county and its two cities, Ringgold and Fort Oglethorpe.
♦ Brown, Stephen Wayne, 29, 57 Hillsdale Lane, Ringgold, driving without a valid license (misdemeanor), reckless driving, possession of methamphetamine, possession and use of drug-related objects
The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, Georgia State Patrol and local law enforcement officers are warning drivers to put down their phones before a statewide distracted driving crackdown begins Oct. 5.
ATLANTA — Georgia will receive more than $1.3 million from a multi-state legal settlement with Anthem stemming from a 2014 data breach that compromised the personal information of 78.8 million Americans.
The Office of Commissioner of Insurance and Safety Fire John F. King has announced the launch of a newly redesigned, user-friendly agency website.
ATLANTA - Deteriorating public support for law enforcement is driving police officers away from the profession and making it harder to attract new recruits, representatives of state and local police agencies said Thursday, Sept. 24.
♦ Griffith, Zachery David, 27, of 2122 Eledena Drive, Chattanooga, Tenn., arrested on charges of loitering/prowling and possession of schedule II drug(s).
♦ Redmon III, Robert Leon, 41, of 126 Fernwood Drive, Rossville, Ga., arrested on charge of driving while license suspended/revoked.
ATLANTA - The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged Atlanta-based film producer Ryan Felton and rapper and actor T.I., whose actual name is Clifford Harris Jr., in connection with two cryptocurrency-based investment schemes.
The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) is partnering with the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC) to implement a training aimed at assisting law enforcement in building effective community substance abuse prevention relationships, enhanci…
Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson is urging anyone who has information about or has had an encounter with a Chattanooga taxi driver, charged with raping a Rossville woman, to contact his office.
♦ Tondi, Angela Joy, 49, 245 Burnt Mill Road, Flintstone, improper lane change/failure to maintain lane, driving under the influence of alcohol
Authorities on Friday arrested a man for the 1994 murder of a Chickamauga man, officials announced Saturday in a news conference at the Walker County Sheriff’s Office in LaFayette.
♦ Turner, James Ryan, 27, of 515 Johns Lane, Chickamauga, Ga., arrested on charges of driving while license suspended/revoked and safety belt violation.
Dale Little, 104 Princess Lane Rossville, violation of family violence order (misdemeanor).Nathan Moore, 109 American Blvd., Rossville, battery (misdemeanor).
Landon Bradshaw, 118 Boxer Lane, Rock Spring, probation violation.Chandler Gann, 281 Meadow Lark Drive, Ringgold, failure to appear.Trent Green, 1920 Morgan Drive, Tunnel Hill, probation violation.Quirio Guardado, homeless (Ringgold), driving without a valid license.Mikeal Humes, homeless (R…
A Rossville man is facing charges for allegedly shooting and injuring his former girlfriend during a dispute at a gas station Tuesday, Sept. 1, Catoosa County Sheriff Gary Sisk said.
Zoe Ridley, 2820 Scenic Highway, Rising Fawn, giving false name to law enforcement officer (misdemeanor), loitering or prowling (misdemeanor), possession of a Schedule IV controlled substance (felony), pedestrian under the influence of alcohol or drugs (misdemeanor), marijuana possession les…
Chad Coley, homeless (Rossville), probation violation (misdemeanor), probation violation (misdemeanor).Tylor Day, 164 Prince Lane, Chickamauga, probation violation (misdemeanor).Christopher McCloud, 164 Howard Drive, Fort Oglethorpe, probation violation (misdemeanor).Christopher Peppers, 633…
Edward Garth, 317 Signal Drive, Rossville, probation violation (felony).Lori Jordan, homeless (Ringgold), probation violation (misdemeanor).Jason Moore, 1318 Kelly Street, Rossville, willful obstruction of law enforcement officers (misdemeanor), giving false name to law enforcement officer (…
Farris, Chuckie Lee, 46, of 1204 Park Forest Road, Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., arrested on charges of possession of schedule I or II drugs and possession of prohibited drug related objects.
Fire ignited at a home located at 7 Catherine St. in the northern end of the county around 7:40 a.m. A family of three lived in the home. Only one person was inside at the time, and that person got out safely. Although firefighters contained the fire shortly after arriving, there was smoke d…
Gov. Brian P. Kemp, First Lady Marty Kemp, Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) Director Vic Reynolds, Attorney General Chris Carr and Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) Executive Director Jay Neal announced Aug. 19 the creation of a new Human Exploitation and Trafficking (HEAT) U…
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is investigating an officer-involved shooting Aug. 19 in Chickamauga and will conduct an autopsy at its crime lab on the man killed in the incident.
A Tennessee man faces 35 years in prison after being sentenced in U.S. District Court for an attempted carjacking in Adairsville where he shot another man, leaving him paralyzed.
♦ Howell, Tiesyn Aaron, 25, 5795 Pine Barren Drive, Morristown, Tenn., improper lane change/failure to maintain lane, driving under the influence of drugs
♦ Sherrill, Tammy Michelle, 33, of 8009 Selcer Road, Hixson, Tennessee, arrested on charge of driving while license suspended/revoked.
Gov. Brian Kemp signed legislation Wednesday, Aug. 5, aimed at protecting police and other first responders from bias-motivated crimes in Georgia, capping a series of controversial moves by state Republican leaders that nearly derailed passage of a separate bill outlawing hate crimes.
You’re driving down the road, you glance in your rearview and see a police officer following you, lights flashing. Maybe there’s a short blast of a siren. You’re being signaled to pull over.
♦ Smith, Jessica Jade, 39, 4325 Greenbriar Road, East Ridge, Tenn., removing/affixing tag with intent to conceal identity of vehicle, driving while license suspended or revoked (first offense)