Use of Force Policy

Below are the Rome Police Department's Use of Force policies.

Contact information

Kevin Beach

Chief of Police
301 N. James Street
Rome, NY 13440

Phone: (315) 339-7705
beachk@romepd.com

Use of Force Policy Sections:

Necessary Force

Warning Shots

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

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.

The Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers Wanted Person of the Week is a 30-year-old male wanted on multiple charges, including 2 counts of Acting in a Manner Injurious to a Child, according to Rome Police.

Between September of 2020 and October of 2021, Nash was allegedly involved in several domestic incidents resulting in 2 arrest warrants and one bench warrant being issued, according to Rome PD Captain Kevin James. Nash has not only been involved in Domestic incidents, but has also violated court orders by numerous unwanted telephone threats and voice messages, according to James.