Special Investigations Unit (SIU)

The Special Investigations Unit is a highly specialized unit that is comprised of detectives who are trained in the investigation, recognition, and testing of illegal substances; namely, narcotics.  The unit focuses mainly on narcotic investigations throughout the City of Rome, both inside and outside districts.  S.I.U. will also conduct any other investigations that they are assigned by the Chief of Police.

All members are a part of the Oneida County Drug Task Force which gives the members the status of Special Deputy with the Oneida County Sheriff's Office. This allows them to conduct narcotic investigations throughout Oneida County.  The members of S.I.U. are task force members with the Syracuse D.E.A. Resident Office, which allows them to conduct investigations throughout the United States if necessary.

Contact: (315) 339-7749 - Drug Tip Hotline

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Drug Tip Hotline

Phone: (315) 339-7749

 

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.