Use of Force Policy
Below are the Rome Police Department's Use of Force policies.
Chief of Police
301 N. James Street
Rome, NY 13440
Phone: (315) 339-7705
Use of Force Policy Sections:
Use of Less than Lethal Substances and Devices
Review of Force Causing Injury
Review of Firearms Use
Reporting Requirements Injury or Death
Carrying of Firearms
Rome Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative
New York State law requires all drivers and passengers wear seat belts, regardless of where they sit in the vehicle. Further, stretch limousines already on the road will be required to include seatbelts at every seat by January 2023.
Officer Exam Announcement
This position is responsible for the enforcement of laws and ordinances and protection of lives and property in a designated area of an assigned shift; does related work as required. Duties consist primarily of routine patrol tasks, assisting in investigation of criminal offenses and the apprehension of criminals.