CPD helps task force uncover gang-related burglaries in Bartow


According to a press release from the CPD, Cartersville Investigators confirmed the gangs committed three commercial burglaries in the city of Cartersville, as well as multiple others in Bartow County.

It is estimated these gangs are responsible for over $1.35 million in total confirmed losses in Georgia since 2015.

CPD became involved in the statewide task force in 2016.

According to the release, the task force identified 20 suspects that have been operating as a criminal enterprise to commit burglaries across the State of Georgia and into Tennessee.

The Floyd County DA’s Office will be prosecuting the suspects under the state racketeering and criminal enterprise statutes.