Category Archives: News

News and Police updates from around Scottsboro.

Drug Trafficking Arrest

During the early morning hours of October 16, 2015, Scottsboro Police patrol officers stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation in the 2300 Block of John T Reid Pkwy. The driver, April Herndon, 39 of Scottsboro, was determined to be intoxicated and was charged with DUI. Herndon was transported from the scene to Highlands Medical...
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Stolen Property Recovery (Updated)

On October 15, 2015, Scottsboro Police Detectives arrested Michael Lee Jordan, 31 of Lacey Springs. Jordan was charged with Theft 1st degree. Detectives located Jordan in Lacey Springs, AL while investigating a recent golf cart and utility trailer theft that occurred in the 400 Block of Ed Hembree Dr. Detectives developed information that led them...
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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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