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POLICE NEWS and ANNOUNCEMENTS
August 29, 2020 – At approximately 12:55 a.m., Scottsboro Police Officers responded...Read more
May 18, 2020 - Scottsboro Police Officers were dispatched to the Highlands...Read more
May 18, 2020 - Chief Ralph Dawe was presented a Key to...Read more
SPD Sgt. Brian Eakin, Rescue Squad member Robert Shook and Firefighter Lt....Read more
February 19, 2020 - at approximately 4:19 pm, officers with the Scottsboro...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department is pleased to announce we are now taking...Read more
November 27, 2019 - Chief Ralph Dawe & Major Ron Latimer present...Read more
September 18, 2019 - We celebrated the retirement of Lieutenant Shane Clarke....Read more
August 3, 2019 - Scottsboro Police Officers & Firefighters participated in a...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department is launching our annual fundraiser to support Childhood...Read more
July 22, 2019 - Scottsboro Police Department officers responded to a call...Read more
June 26, 2019 - Two stop signs were placed on Winn Rd....Read more
June 19, 2019 - Powell Police attempted to stop a vehicle for...Read more
May 7th, 2019 - Citizens from the 21st Annual Citizens Academy received...Read more
As of 4/24/2019, the Scottsboro Police Department’s regular procedure for funeral escorts...Read more
April 5, 2019 - Scottsboro Police investigators responded to a local business...Read more
April 6, 2019 - Scottsboro Police arrested Joshua Eric Anderson, 37, of...Read more
Scottsboro Police hired two recruits on March 4, 2019. Both have began...Read more
February 12, 2019 – Scottsboro Police Investigators executed a search warrant in...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department and Chief Ralph Dawe, are proud to announce...Read more
Become a Community Partner in 2019. LETS PUT MORE SRO's IN OUR...Read more
January 16, 2019 - The Scottsboro Police Department celebrated the retirement of...Read more
01/14/2019 - Several Officers with the Scottsboro Police Department are sworn in...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department recently received a $1,000 check from Walmart, as...Read more
December 14, 2018 - Chief Dawe and Major Latimer presented the annual...Read more
"The police are the public, the public are the police. The police are only the members of the public who are paid to give full time attention to duties that are incumbent on every citizen in the interest of community welfare and existence." - Sir Robert Peel, 1829
A messsage from Chief Ralph Dawe
Our mission is to protect life, property, and help those that are in need, to enforce local, state and federal laws within the City of Scottsboro jurisdiction. We are committed to provide the best possible service to our citizens as well as visitors to our city. We are committed to maintaining the highest standards of professionalism, pride, honesty and courage. We are dedicated to the interactive relationship between our community and our city leaders to enhance the quality of life for all of our citizens and visitors to the City of Scottsboro.
Our officers and support staff are highly qualified and trained. They all have been instrumental in making this city maintain a below average crime rate. I am proud of all the employees and the jobs they perform for the Scottsboro Police Department and the community we serve.