Police/Fire News

A Clayton County man is charged with felony possession of items prohibited by warden after reportedly confirming that a cell phone found at the Floyd County Prison was his.

An Ohio woman and Rome man were arrested at the intersection of Martha Berry Highway and Three Mile Road after a traffic stop led to finding meth and a vape pen with THC oil in the vehicle, reports stated.

An iPad was reportedly stolen out of a truck belonging to Cornerstone Concrete Development LLC at the Floyd County Jail on Monday.

After being pulled over for driving a car with canceled plates at the intersection of Georgia 140 and Buttrum Road, a Calhoun man was charged with felony fugitive from justice.

A Rome man remained in jail Friday afternoon on a $5,700 bond after a traffic stop led to DUI and drug charges.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced Thursday that Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Meng Lim was arrested and charged with one misdemeanor count of battery under the Georgia Family Violence Act.

A Rome man remained in jail without bond after reportedly contacting a person he was court-ordered to stay away from and spending the night in the person's residence reports stated.

A 29-year-old Rome man is charged with possession of meth after officers reportedly found a white crystal like substance on his person, reports stated.