Category Archives: News

News and Police updates from around Scottsboro.

Scam Alert !!!

Citizens in the Scottsboro area are receiving telephone calls from persons claiming to be with the US Treasury inquiring about previous tax returns. Caller will ask for personal identifying information, and will threaten with arrest warrants and or liens against property. They will leave a call back number if their calls go unanswered. BEWARE, this...
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Search warrant leads to four arrests

On 9/10/2015 a search warrant was applied for and issued to the Scottsboro Police Department and was then executed at 2395 County Road 358 in Pisgah AL. at approximately 10:30 P.M.   The search warrant was the result of a joint investigation between the Scottsboro Police Department Detectives and the Jackson County Sheriff’s Drug Unit.   The search warrant...
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Woods Cove Road Construction Detour

ATTENTION: Beginning Friday, September 11, 2015 Woods Cove Road is going to be closed from Porter Road Intersection to the entrance of Butler Drive. The road construction will continue approx. 1 week. Please use caution and follow detour directions during this time. ...
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MUNICIPAL COURT NOTICE

Notice to all defendants with financial obligations to the Scottsboro Municipal Court System: The Scottsnoro Municipal Court is no longer contracted with Judicial Correction Services (JCS).  However, you are still under obligation to satisfy any outstanding financial obligations you may have with the court.  If you have not already done so already, you must report to...
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NEW POLICE OFFICER HIRED

The Scottsboro Police Department just recently hired Chris Clines as a new police officer recruit.  Chris was hired with the police department as a corrections officer on December 8, 2014.  Due to a recent resignation of a police officer slot, he participated in the police officer hiring process and was offered the position.  He...
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SUPPORT THE FIGHT AGAINST CHILDHOOD CANCER, SHIRTS STILL AVAILABLE!

The Scottsboro Police Department will be joining the fight against Childhood Cancer during the months of July and August.  Childhood Cancer month is in September and members of the Scottsboro Police Department will be selling the shirts at different events and venues during the summer or you may come to the police department during business...
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Public Schools In Session, Drive Carefully

The Scottsboro Police Department would like to remind everyone to drive extra careful during morning and afternoon school traffic.  With school back in session this Thursday August 6, 2015, most children are taken and picked up at school by private vehicle the first few days, so we should experience more traffic on the roadways during...
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NEW SCOTTSBORO POLICE OFFICER

The Scottsboro Police Department just recently hired Joshua Willis as a new police officer recruit.  Josh was hired on July 1, 2015 and took his oath of office July 7, 2015.  He will be attending the Northeast Law Enforcement Academy in Anniston, Alabama on September 14, 2015.  While at the police academy he will endure...
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Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested

In the early hours of July 16, 2015 the Scottsboro Police Department responded to the 1100 blk of N. Houston in reference to a shooting. Officer's arrived to find a 45-year-old male shot in the chest. While officers were on the scene another gunshot rang out close to where they were at. A few minutes...
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Burglary Suspect Arrested

During the first week of July 2015 the Scottsboro Police Department received a couple reports of burglary and theft at local storage businesses. One of the businesses was able to provide the police with video surveillance that showed a Ford pickup truck pulling an enclosed utility trailer and two suspects cutting the lock off of...
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