Child Passenger Safety Program

The Rome Police Department Child Passenger Safety Program has enabled trained/certified officers to check citizen’s personal vehicles for the proper installation and fit of child safety seats at the Rome Police Department.

The department conducts fitting stations several times a month throughout the year.  The technicians also schedule appointments throughout the year to accommodate anyone who cannot make the scheduled station dates.

Contact information

George Gebo

Officer
301 N. James Street
Rome, NY 13440

Phone: (315) 339-7722
gebog@romepd.com

Rome Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative

Comments regarding the Rome Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative should be submitted to policereform@romepd.com

Law enforcement day

The Rome Police Department announces the return of Law Enforcement Day on July 23, 2022.

Oneida City Police are looking for a 54-year-old white male who is wanted on charges of sexual assault, according to Sgt. Mike Burgess of the Oneida City Police Criminal Investigations Division.

Police say Michael A. Merrill, who's residence is unknown is wanted through a bench warrant that includes Sex Abuse 1st which is a class D felony.

Burgess says that Merrill's charges include:

Forcible Touching (class A Misdemeanor)

Endangering the Welfare of a Child (class A Misdemeanor)

Police say the incident occurred in July of this year at a residence in the City of Oneida.

Police are asking for calls and tips to be made to the Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers tip line, anonymously at 1-866-730-8477.