The Northwest Georgia Crime Examiner personally compiles arrest reports that cover the Polk County area. These reports are for local news purposes only.
Listed below is the Polk County arrest report for Friday January 8, 2016. The report includes a complete list of arrests, information regarding prior arrests, and available inmate photos. Unless specified otherwise, all information is obtained from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.
The following individuals were arrested and charged with the violations listed below. Click on the embedded links within each list to view the complete prior arrests report. Links to arrests made prior to 2009 will not be included.
Benjamin Hugh Chapman, 22, of Rockmart was sentenced. See also (12/24/2015)
Dylan James Cockerham, 20, of Centre, AL was arrested and charged with under-age consumption of alcohol, open container violation and discharging a firearm on or near public road.
Ashley Brooke Dollar, of Silver Creek was arrested and charged with felony theft by taking and loitering.
Daniel Ronald Gamel, 40, of Rockmart was arrested on a felony warrant for probation violation. See also (11/2/2015)
Devin Durrell Jones, 25, of Rockmart was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana, DUI (alcohol) and window tint violation. See also (3/16/2013)
Michael Todd Knight, 33, of Rockmart was arrested in Floyd County and charged with simple assault, disorderly conduct, criminal trespass, hindering 911 call and third degree cruelty to children.
Willie James Lee, 41, of Cedartown was arrested on a warrant out of Tift County.
Edward M McKnight, 61, of Townley, AL was arrested and charged with DUI (alcohol), open container in vehicle, adult seat belt violation, driving on wrong side of road, expired license, failure to yield to emergency vehicle and improper lane change.
Branden Thomas New, 20, of Cedartown was arrested and charged with under-age DUI, open container, striking a fixed object an under-age consumption.
Robert Troy Porter, 35, of Cartersville was arrested on a warrant for contempt of court regarding child support.
James Edward Price, 53, of Cedartown was arrested and charged with driving while license suspended and suspended registration. See also (3/13/2014)
Tyler Evan Ramsey, 26, of Rockmart was arrested on a misdemeanor bench warrant. See also (7/22/2015)
Olivia Maribel Chilel Sandoval, 32, of Cedartown was arrested and charged with driving without a license and suspended registration.
Tristen Lamar Allen Thompson, 19, of Armuchee was arrested and charged with under-age possession of alcohol and open container in vehicle.
Brian Keith Westmoreland, 48, of Cedartown was arrested on a felony warrant for probation violation. See also (8/9/2015)
Not every arrest or charge leads to a conviction. A conviction or an acquittal will be determined by the court system.