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POLICE NEWS and ANNOUNCEMENTS
November 10, 2018 - Scottsboro Police conducted a traffic stop in the...Read more
October 16, 2018 - Officers of the Scottsboro Police Department participated in...Read more
Show your support for Easton Underwood - October 20th @ 9:00 am...Read more
STEPHEN HANCOCK Was hired as a new police recruit on Monday September...Read more
September 21st, 2018 - The Scottsboro Police Department held a retirement ceremony...Read more
Recent promotions announced by Chief Dawe: Patrol Sergeant Angie King was promoted...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department still have Childhood Cancer Fund Raiser shirts available...Read more
Administrative Office July 20, 2018 To: Media/Public Announcement Subj: Childhood Cancer Awareness...Read more
Scottsboro AL- On May 10, 2018 the Scottsboro Police Department responded to...Read more
Scottsboro AL-On May 9, 2018 the Scottsboro Police Department responded to the...Read more
Scottsboro AL-Over the last two months the Scottsboro police Department has been...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department held a retirement ceremony for two well respected...Read more
Scottsboro AL-On April 7, 2018 at around 9:00 pm the Scottsboro Police...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Departments new police vehicles are in. The police department...Read more
Scottsboro AL- On 4/2/2018 the Scottsboro Police Department received a complaint in...Read more
On 2/26/2018, the City of Scottsboro presented two SPD Officers with the...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department has received numerous calls in reference to a...Read more
Scottsboro AL- On October 25, 2017 the Scottsboro Police Department received a...Read more
A new 4 way STOP sign has been installed at the intersection...Read more
On November 30, 2017 at approximately 12:57 A.M., Scottsboro police officers raided...Read more
The Scottsboro Police Department raised a total of $6,200.00 selling fund raiser...Read more
Scottsboro Police Lieutenant, Shane Clarke was voted best police officer along with...Read more
Scottsboro AL- On September 28, 2017 at around 5:55 pm the Scottsboro...Read more
Heavy traffic is predicted by the the Scottsboro Police Department due to...Read more
Scottsboro AL- Mayor Robin Shelton and Chief Ralph Dawe are installing new...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.