Tuesday, December 18, 2018

The Daily Beat


From 6AM(12/17) to 6AM (12/18) our officers responded to 

248 calls 

From 6AM to 6PM on 12/17 8 officers and 3 supervisors were on duty. 

From 6PM (12/17) to 6AM (12/18) 8 officers and 2 supervisors were on duty. 









Monday, December 17, 2018

The Daily Beat: Weekend Edition


From 6AM(12/14) to 6AM(12/17) our officers responded to 

602 calls 

From 6AM(12/14)-6PM 9 officers and 2 supervisors were on duty.

From 6PM(12/14)-6AM(12/15) 7 officers and 2 supervisors were on duty. 

From 6AM(12/15)-6PM 9 officers and 2 supervisors were on duty. 

From 6PM(12/15)-6AM(12/16) 8 officers and 2 supervisors were on duty.

From 6AM(12/16)-6PM 9 officers and 2 supervisors were on duty. 

From 6PM(12/16)-6AM(12/17) 8 officers and 2 supervisors were on duty. 






This picture was sent to us of one of our officers, Officer Hulon, helping a community member that locked his keys in his car. We thought we'd share! Great job Ofc. Hulon! We are #WRPDstrong 



Sunday, December 16, 2018

Officers Investigate Homicide on Ridgestone Drive



Release date: December 16, 2018 

Updated on December 17, 2018 

Incident: Homicide

Date/Time: December 16, 2018/ approximately 8:19AM

Location: 300 block of Ridgestone Drive 

UPDATES in red

On Sunday,  December 16, 2018 at approximately 8:19AM officers responded to the 300 block of Ridgestone Drive in reference to a shots fired call. 

When officers arrived they found 37 year old Joel Lamar Graham with at least one gun shot wound. He was transported to The Medical Center Navicent Health where he later died of his injuries. The autopsy revealed he died as a result of two gunshot wounds. 

22 year old Tadarius Dykes sustained a possible knife wound to the face area and was treated at the scene. At this time, what occurred prior to the altercation is still under investigation.

This incident is still under investigation. At this time no charges have been filed. Officers are also investigating two residential burglaries that occurred in the area around the same time,  possibly involving Joel Lamar Graham. 


Anyone with additional information should contact Sgt. Gossman at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME. 




Saturday, December 15, 2018

Officers Respond to Aggravated Assault on Bruce Street




Release date: December 15, 2018 

Incident: Aggravated Assault

Date/Time: December 15, 2018/ approximately 7:50PM

Location: intersection of Bruce Street and Greenbriar Way


On Saturday,  December 15, 2018 at approximately 7:50PM officers responded to the intersection of Bruce Street and Greenbriar Way in reference to a shots fired call. 

When officers arrived they found a 19 year old white male with at least one gun shot wound to the lower body. He was transported to The Medical Center Navicent Health. 

At this time, officers believe the parties involved knew each other and this was not a random incident. 

This incident is still under investigation. Anyone with additional information should contact Det. Peck at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME. 












Friday, December 14, 2018

The Daily Beat


From 6AM (12/13) to 6AM (12/14) our officers responded to 

242 calls 

From 6AM-6PM (12/13) 7 officers and 3 supervisors were on duty. 

From 6PM(12/13)-6AM(12/14) 8 officers and 3 supervisors were on duty. 










 Our department hosted the last Coffee with a Cop for 2018 Wednesday at the Cuban Island Cafe on Highway 247. We enjoyed the conversation, thank you for joining us. 
If you missed this event, we hope you'll join us for our next Coffee with a Cop in February 2019. The location is to be determined. Check back with our blog or social media pages for updates. 




Sgt. Mullins and K9 Kojak enjoyed their visit to Huntington Middle School earlier this week for Career Day. Don't forget our agency is currently hiring for police officers. Visit our website to learn more about starting your journey to a career in law enforcement. 



Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Arrest Made in Stabbing on Keith Drive



Release date: December 12, 2018 

Incident: Aggravated Assault

Date/Time: December 4, 2018/ approximately 12:20PM

Location: 200 block of Keith Drive 


UPDATE: 19 year old Devonta Mikal Williams was arrested on December 12, 2018 and charged with Armed Robbery and Aggravated Assault in this incident. Additional charges are possible. 

On Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at approximately 12:20PM officers responded to the Pizza Hut at 1406 Watson Boulevard in reference to a 57 year old male with a least one stab wound to the chest area.  The male was transported to The Medical Center Navicent Health. 

So far our investigation reveals the 57 year old male was delivering pizza to a residence on the 200 block of Keith Drive when he was stabbed at least once in the chest area. 

The victim then drove back to Pizza Hut where the emergency call was made. 


This incident is still under investigation. Anyone with additional information should contact Det. Peck at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME. 

The Daily Beat


From 6AM(12/11) to 6AM (12/12) our officers responded to 

248 calls 

From 6AM-6PM (12/11) 8 officers and 3 supervisors were on duty.

From 6PM (12/11) to 6AM (12/12) 8 officers and 2 supervisors were on duty. 






For the second year in a row our agency partnered with the Wingate by Wyndham to spread holiday cheer to children in our community. 

With the help of our school resource officers and school counselors approximately 150 students were selected to participate in the event. Each child received $50 to Shop with a Cop on Tuesday, December 11th at the Walmart on Watson Boulevard. 




Our department is honored to be a part of this community building initiative and would like to thank all of our community partners that made this event possible. 



A BIG THANK YOU to:

Wingate by Wyndham
McCullough Funeral Home 
Lowe Toyota
The Butcher Shop
Rocky's Food Mart 
Tony's Pawn
Martin's BBQ
Heritage Funeral Home 
Cool Beach Tan
Phillips Furniture
Alfa Insurance-Jeremy Lasseter Agency
5 Star Ford
The Floor Store
First Class Lawn Service
Summer Breeze Pools
Del Taco
Walmart on Watson Boulevard
Dunkin Donuts
WRROCKSGA
and several individual families