Posted on: May 25, 2017

Public’s help sought to locate murder suspect

Frank Anthony Montoya (website)

An arrest warrant was issued May 25 for a Roswell man who allegedly conspired with another local man to plan and carry out the December 2014 murder of Joe Anthony Garza of Roswell.

Roswell Police Department investigators are asking for the public&rsquo...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

In search of a home for a heeler

Adopt Of The Week (week of 5-22-17) (website)

This male heeler is 2 years old and in need of a new home. You can visit him at the Roswell Animal Shelter at 705 E. McGaffey St. The impound number is 7095. Shelter hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m.-4 p.m. You can call the ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Buried murder victim identified

murder investigation graphic with victim photo (website)

A woman’s body found two weeks ago buried outside a house in south Roswell has been identified as that of Ambra Lynn Taylor, whom is believed to have been murdered.

Roswell Police Department investigators were able to make the identification based on tatto...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Man charged with the 2005 double murder of brothers who were shot at home

cold-case murder solved (website)

An arrest warrant was issued March 27 for the man Roswell Police Department investigators believe is responsible for the murder of two brothers in their Roswell home nearly 12 years ago.

The warrant charging two counts of first-degree murder was issued for...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

RPD's Annual Report available

annual report

Top-level crimes, as classified by the FBI, decreased for a second straight year in Roswell in 2016. The overall decline (11.5 percent) in Part I crimes (murder, rape, robbery, assault, burglary, larceny, motor vehicle theft, arson) within the city comes ...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

RPD is hiring!

RPD apply now

The Roswell Police Department is now hiring! We are eager to add to the department those who share our commitment to making a positive difference by protecting and serving this community. RPD welcomes anyone ready to become part of our team of professiona...

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Posted on: October 12, 2016

Take steps to protect property and be aware of suspicious activity

stop crime

Roswell's citizens play a key role in helping prevent crime in the community and making their neighborhoods safer places to live. The Roswell Police Department encourages citizens to be mindful of the simple steps they can take to help reduce cri...

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National Crime Prevention Council