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POLICE NEWS and ANNOUNCEMENTS
On July 25, 2017 the Scottsboro Police Department served a search warrant...Read more
Scottsboro, AL – On the morning of July 14, 2017 at 21’...Read more
On June 23, 2017 The Scottsboro Police Department received a report of...Read more
On Thursday June 15, 2017, Scottsboro Police received a report of a...Read more
The City of Scottsboro along with the Scottsboro Water, Sewer and Gas...Read more
Scottsboro Police Department is now taking applications for officers. Candidates should be...Read more
Detective Sgt. Zackie Gant and investigators with the Scottsboro Police Department conducted...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department recently completed their 19th Annual Citizens Police Academy....Read more
Children from all over Jackson County stopped by Highlands Medical Center Saturday,...Read more
You can download the app from the Apple or Google play store...Read more
On April 7, 2017 around 8 pm, the subject pictured broke into...Read more
On 4/17/2017 at around 8:00 pm the subject (photo attached)...Read more
On March 17, 2017 Scottsboro Police Officers were dispatched to the 600...Read more
Scottsboro Police Department is now taking applications for officers. Candidates should...Read more
Scottsboro Police made an arrest this morning in the armed robbery of...Read more
2/7/2017 at 10:00am, Scottsboro Police attempted to serve arrest warrants in the...Read more
1/23/2017, Scottsboro Police arrested Jason Gilliam, 45 of Scottsboro, in the 3000 block...Read more
1/4/2017, Scottsboro Police arrested Daural Kelley, 45 of Dutton, on warrants that resulted...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department would like to wish everyone a safe holiday...Read more
Sometime during the night of Saturday December 10, 2016 and Sunday Morning...Read more
On October 29, 2016, a Robbery was reported at a local business...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department recently donated $3,440 to St. Jude's and Sadye's...Read more
The week of October 24, 2016 was Red Ribbon Week at Scottsboro...Read more
On October 28, 2016 members of the Scottsboro Police Department attended the...Read more
On November 1, 2016 at approximately 8:30 P.M., Police received a call...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.