Text Message Alerts
The Rome Police Department offers you the oportunity to receive alert messages on your cell phone via text message. Anytime that an emergency situation arises that may affect the citizens of Rome, New York, a "crawler" is activated which scrolls across the top of each page on this website, (www.romepd.com). The "crawler" will display the emergency information and will be updated with any follow-up information. An email alert, which also displays the emergency information, is sent to anyone who has registered for email alerts.
To register for this service, enter your email address in the box below.
Subscribers who wish to have these alerts sent to their cell phone and are Verizon Wireless subscribers should enter their area code, the cell phone number and then enter @vtext.com.
AT&T subscribers should enter their area code followed by the cell phone number and then enter @txt.att.net.
Sprint users should enter their area code followed by their cell number and then enter @messaging.sprintpcs.com.
Please check with your cell phone provider as there may be a fee charged for text messaging services.
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Rome, NY 13440
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Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers and the Rome City Police Department are asking for people to share information on the whereabouts of this week's Wanted Person of the Week.
Police are looking for 60-year-old Alexander R. Wilson on an arrest warrant for Grand Larceny. According to Rome City Police Captain Kevin James, the charges stem from an incident that occurred in December of 2022 where Wilson allegedly stole approximately $1,165 worth of merchandise from the Grand Union located in Rome. James said that Wilson has had other run-ins with police.