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News and Police updates from around Scottsboro.

Arrest Made

Scottsboro AL- On October 25, 2017 the Scottsboro Police Department received a report of Theft by Deception 1st. The victim was contacted by an unknown person who stated that the victim had won eight million dollars. The victim was told that he would have to send...
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New 4 Way STOP Sign – S. Houston St.

A new 4 way STOP sign has been installed at the intersection of S. Houston St. and Appletree St. to curtail speeding in the area. Two stop signs were placed on the S. Houston St. converting the former 2 way STOP into a 4 way STOP. A 30 day grace period exist before citations will...
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SCOTTSBORO POLICE RAID HOME ON COUNTY ROAD 17

On November 30, 2017 at approximately 12:57 A.M., Scottsboro police officers raided a residence located on County Road 17.  They were at the residence to execute a felony warrant on a male subject.  While searching the home for the suspect they located another white male that had arrest warrants for his arrest and in the...
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SCOTTSBORO POLICE RAISE $6,200.00 DOLLARS FOR CHILDHOOD CANCER FUND

The Scottsboro Police Department raised a total of $6,200.00 selling fund raiser shirts to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and a local childhood cancer help group called "Sayde's Fund". On Wednesday November 29, 2017, the two groups were presented with checks in the amount of $3,100.00 each from the Scottsboro Police Department. This is the 3rd...
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VOTED BEST OF SCOTTSBORO

Scottsboro Police Lieutenant, Shane Clarke was voted best police officer along with best Mayor, Robin Shelton, best Councilman, Keith Smith and best Fireman, Brett Jones. Congratulations! ...
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Arrest Made For Attempted Murder

Scottsboro AL- On September 28, 2017 at around 5:55 pm the Scottsboro Police Department received an emergency call in reference to a victim being thrown from a moving vehicle in the 3600 block of Hwy 79. After arriving on...

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New RADAR Speed Limit Signs

Scottsboro AL- Mayor Robin Shelton and Chief Ralph Dawe are installing new traffic monitoring signs installed in problem areas in the city. The Scottsboro Electric Power Board is assisting with the installation of the...

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SCOTTSBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT CHILDHOOD CANCER FUND RAISER

The Scottsboro Police Department is proud to be holding our 3rd Annual Childhood Cancer Awareness Campaign. Shirts will be available for $10.00 and can be purchased at the Scottsboro Police Department between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm Monday through Friday. All proceeds go to St. Jude's  Children's Research Hospital and Sadye's Fund....
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SPD Officers Honored

Lt. Greg McGhee and Off. Kris Roney were honored at the City Council Meeting on 8/21/2017. Both officers were awarded the Life Saving Medal for their courageous actions on the evening of August 10, 2017, when they pulled an injured motorist from her burning vehicle...
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