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News and Police updates from around Scottsboro.

Scottsboro PD Donates Shirts

The Scottsboro Police Department Has donated all of the residual shirts from the 2015 Childhood Cancer Awareness Campaign to local groups to include; Jackson County ARC, Jackson County DHR, and The First Baptist Learning Center. ARCDHR SHIRTS Read more

“Kratom” New law in effect.

Earlier this week Governor Robert Bentley signed a bill into law making Kratom a schedule 1 controlled substance. This new law puts Kratom on the same level as heroin and LSD and went into effect immediately. DSC_0074DSC_0076 Read more

18th Session Graduates

The 18th session of the Scottsboro Police Citizen Academy graduated on April 29, 2016. The graduates included Trevon Harris, Kim Arnold, Michael Dunn, Ryan Lewis, Misty Lewis, Rodney Bowling, Starla Bowling, Talona King, Kristy Bates, Lawrence Becker, Payten Satterfield, Sandra Lemley, Delbert Lemley, Michelle McGullion, Angie Carter, Glenn Neal, Devonna Talley, and Kalob Russell. Read more

Porter Road Now Open

“Porter Road is now open to access Highway 72. Porter Road will be shut down just south of Stewart Road Monday morning, March 14 to start construction of the last concrete culvert. The construction will last approximately 4 weeks, weather permitting construction. Highway 72 will still be accessible on Porter...
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Drug Arrests

During the morning hours of February 28, 2016, Scottsboro Patrol Officers made multiple drug arrests in the 1400 block of E. Willow St. Officers were investigating a active arrest warrant when they located several different illegal drugs and paraphernalia. Officers seized approximately 16 grams of crystal meth, 10 grams of marijuana and a prescription medication....
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SPD needs your help (Updated)

  The Scottsboro Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a w/m and a w/f that broke into a locked storage area and stole aprox 150 (car) battery cores from a local business in Scottsboro. The suspects were driving in what appears to be a 2014 – 2016 Honda Civic white in color...
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Stolen Property Leads to Drug Arrests

On 1/18/2016, SPD Detectives located a stolen Jeep at a residence in the 200 block of Gross Ln. The Jeep had been reported stolen from Shelby County in December 2015. Further investigation led to a search warrant of the residence. A small amount of crystal methamphetamine, marijuana, prescription medications and paraphernalia were found. Three persons...
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