Category Archives: News

News and Police updates from around Scottsboro.

3rd Annual Childhood Cancer Awareness Campaign

The Scottsboro Police Department is proud to be holding our 3rd Annual Childhood Cancer Awareness Campaign tomorrow, August 10, 2017. 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...
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Man Arrested for Rape 1st and Sexual Abuse

Scottsboro Alabama- The Scottsboro Police Department recently received a report of Sexual Abuse Of A Child Less Than 12 Years Old. After a thorough investigation Scottsboro Detectives were able to obtain warrants for an arrest. On August 3, 2017 Eric Raoul Emery w/m/ 45 of Scottsboro was arrested in the 400 block of Taylor St. in...
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Drug Trafficking Arrest Made

  Scottsboro Alabama- On 8/5/2017 at approximately 2:48 am while Scottsboro Police Officers were in the parking lot of a local business in the 24000 block of John T. Reid Pkwy on another call Officers could smell a strong odor marijuana come from a vehicle. Officers made contact with the driver and identified him as David Kevin...
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Child Pornography Arrest Made

On July 25, 2017 the Scottsboro Police Department served a search warrant in the 3000 block of Julie Drive. Michael Dave Barnes 58 of Scottsboro was arrested and charged with fourteen counts of Possession of Child Pornography, and fourteen counts of Production of Pornography with Minors. Mr Barnes is being held in the Jackson County...
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STOLEN BOAT

Scottsboro, AL – On the morning of July 14, 2017 at 21’ 2017 Godfrey Marine – Aqua Patio pontoon boat was stolen from a local business located in the 27000 block of Highway 72 in Scottsboro, Alabama. The boat is black, gray and white in color with a black dual axle trailer. Powered by a...
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SPD NEEDS YOUR HELP

On June 23, 2017 The Scottsboro Police Department received a report of a theft in the 24,000 block of John T. Reid Pkwy. The Scottsboro Police Department is asking for the communities help in identifying the attached suspects and/or vehicle. If anyone has any information they are asked to contact the Scottsboro Police Department at...
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POLICE AND CITIZENS IDENTIFY MAN CAUGHT IN WOMEN RESTROOM

On Thursday June 15, 2017, Scottsboro Police received a report of a man in a public women's restroom and shower area.  Police talked with witnesses and were able to obtain surveillance video of the man that was allegedly inside the public women's bathroom.  The unknown white male was not immediately known by name to police...
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CECIL ST. ROAD CLOSURE MONTH OF JULY

The City of Scottsboro along with the Scottsboro Water, Sewer and Gas Department is planning a drainage culvert and water line replacement project on Cecil St. during the month of July.  This work will require the closing of Cecil St., which will require the diverting of tractor/trailer truck traffic to Porter Rd. and Woods Cove...
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POLICE OFFICER JOBS

Scottsboro Police Department is now taking applications for officers. Candidates should be at least 21 years of age , have a valid Alabama driver's license, an honorable discharge from the military (if applicable) , a high school diploma or its equivalent, be  a United States citizen, have no felony convictions and have no domestic violence...
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Two Arrest for Trafficing

Detective Sgt. Zackie Gant and investigators with the Scottsboro Police Department conducted a search warrant in the 600 Block of Beech Street in Scottsboro. Blake Doss, age 27 and Serena Bradford, age 32 have both been arrested and are currently charged with Trafficking, Drug Paraphernalia, and...
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