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News and Police updates from around Scottsboro.


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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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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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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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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Application for your Mobile Devices

The application or "app" for the alert and tip411 service will be available at your apple "App Store" or "Google Play Store" sometime next week. All the paperwork, licenses and signatures have already been submitted and is in process. Check your device's application store periodically and look for TIPSPD with the below Scottsboro...
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4th of July Holiday



The Scottsboro Police Department would like to wish everyone a safe and Happy Fourth of July this coming weekend.  The Police Department will have a full shift on duty and will conduct check points at strategic areas throughout the city and will be on...
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