Police/Fire

♦ 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.

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.

A fire in Catoosa County was intentionally set and has been ruled an arson, said John King, fire commissioner of the Georgia Office of Insurance and Safety.

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…

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.

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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…

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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…

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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 (…

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.

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.

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