• ***TRAVEL ALERT - Maddox Drive, at the intersection of Progress Road, is shut down at this time due to a disabled tractor trailer. 3:12 pm #gilmersheriff

    Posted By Gilmer County Sheriff's Office

    17 hours ago

  • ***BE ON THE LOOKOUT*** GCSO is currently in a foot pursuit of a Hispanic male, approximately 5' 8" who ran from deputies on Roundtop Road (in the vicinity of Wingate Road) into the direction of Old Hwy. 5 South. He is wearing bluejeans and a greenish-blue t-shirt with a design on the back of the shirt. If you see anyone matching this description in the area, please call 911 or Gilmer County Dispatch immediately at 706-635-8911. 6:44 pm #gilmersheriff

    Posted By Gilmer County Sheriff's Office

    June 27

  • Gilmer County Sheriff's Office shared US National Weather Service Peachtree City Georgia's photo.

    #gilmersheriff

    Posted By Gilmer County Sheriff's Office

    June 27

  • Who is the sheriff of this county or Chief of Ellijay?

    Posted By Lynne Champion Nesbitt

    June 26

  • How do I get a notice of my missing dog posted?

    Posted By Bonnie Handte

    June 25

  • ***UPDATE ON MISSING PERSON*** Mr. Locke has been located! Thank you all for your help in getting the word out! #gilmersheriff

    Posted By Gilmer County Sheriff's Office

    June 25

  • ***FYI - We have no information as to the cause of the current power outages in the Hwy. 52W area, however, AEMC is in the area working to repair it. 9:48 pm #gilmersheriff

    Posted By Gilmer County Sheriff's Office

    June 25

  • ***MISSING PERSON - Be on the lookout for a 69 yr old white male by the name of Ronald Locke, 5'11", 150 lbs, thinning gray hair, white beard, last seen in the area of Shamrock Drive off of Roundtop Rd. He is wearing bluejeans and a white t-shirt and possibly wearing a Purple Heart jacket, should be riding or pushing a black bicycle. Mr. Locke suffers from Alzheimer's so he may be disoriented. If you see him, please call Gilmer County Dispatch immediately at 706-635-8911 or dial 911. #gilmersheriff

    Posted By Gilmer County Sheriff's Office

    June 25

  • This is my cat Romeo (American Bobtail). He has been missing since this morning from the Ridgeway Church Rd area off Hwy. 282. He is not wearing his collar but if you see him PLEASE call me @ 706-264-7643. We love him so much. He always comes when I call him. He has been neutered, so he doesn't wander. #gilmersheriff #GCSOmissingpets

    Posted By Gilmer County Sheriff's Office

    June 23

  • OFFICER DOWN - Deputy Sheriff David F. Michel, Jr. of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana End of Watch: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Deputy Sheriff David Michel was shot and killed while making a subject stop near the intersection of Manhattan Boulevard and Ascot Road, in Harvey. A struggle ensued during the stop and the subject was able to pull a handgun from his waistband. He opened fire on Deputy Michel, striking him several times, and continued to shoot at him after he fell to the ground. Deputy Michel was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his wounds.4 The subject fled the area on foot but was taken into custody a short time later. Deputy Michel had served with the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office for nine years and was assigned to the Street Crimes Unit. He is survived by his wife and father. #gilmersheriff #BackTheBlue

    Posted By Gilmer County Sheriff's Office

    June 23