A Dalton woman was charged with motor vehicle offenses after striking a person walking on the side of the road on Vandeusenville Road this morning and leaving the scene. Around 10:45 police received a call that a woman on the side of the road by Bridget’s Cemetery that had been struck by a car. Officer […]
Adolescents and Marijuana
The GBPD is pleased to announce that we have hired Oliver Brown as our new Parking Enforcement Officer. The Parking Enforcement Officer is a part time position responsible for enforcing parking regulations in the downtown area.
On the evening of December 23, 2019, Officer Olivia Cobb responded to a car in the breakdown lane on Route 7. Upon arriving, Officer Cobb found a Great Horned Owl in the roadway suffering from severe injuries and unable to move. Officer Cobb used her wildlife training while securing the owl, immediately contacted the Sharon […]
Police have charged a local man with leaving the scene of an accident where a telephone pole was snapped in two and wires felled across the roadway. On January 24 around 2:30 a.m. Sgt. Paul Storti, while on patrol, came upon the intersection of Routes 23 and 71 where he discovered the above mess and […]