Forensic Unit

The Forensic Unit is utilized at crime scenes for the purpose of evidence collection and preservation. Currently, there are eight members assigned to this unit. The main focus of unit members is to respond to the scenes of crimes and major incidents and perform crime scene investigations. This unit utilizes the latest scientific equipment and its members receive training in all areas of crime scene investigation and evidence collection on a continuous basis.

rome police department forensic unit vehicle

Contact information

Shane Riolo

Sergeant
301 N. James Street
Rome, NY 13440

Phone: (315) 339-7711
riolos@romepd.com

Rome Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative

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

Latest Announcement

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.