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News and Police updates from around Scottsboro.


October 16, 2018 - Officers of the Scottsboro Police Department participated in the 2018 Career Exploration Opportunities Expo. The purpose of the CEO Expo is to create awareness of career options among students and educators as well as help give them businesses and industries the skilled workforce needed to sustain and grow. For more information visit...
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Retirement Ceremony

September 21st, 2018 - The Scottsboro Police Department held a retirement ceremony for Communications Officer Wayne Shelton. Wayne began his career with the department in 1991. For 27 years, Wayne served the citizens of Scottsboro, the Scottsboro Police...
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Recent promotions announced by Chief Dawe: Patrol Sergeant Angie King was promoted to Detective. Assigned to the Detective Division. Officer Brian Dicus was promoted to Patrol Sergeant. Assigned to B Shift. Officer Kris Roney was reassigned to the Warrant Division . Read more


The Scottsboro Police Department still have Childhood Cancer Fund Raiser shirts available for sale. The shirts are $15.00 each and are made of moisture wicking material. ...
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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month New Shirts For Sale

Administrative Office July 20, 2018 To:  Media/Public Announcement Subj:  Childhood Cancer Awareness Shirt Kickoff The Scottsboro Police Department is launching our annual fundraiser to support Childhood Cancer Awareness Month which begins in the month of September.  We will begin selling shirts on August 1, 2018 for $15.00.  The shirts are made with “Moisture Wicking” type material (pictured below). The Scottsboro...
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Six Arrested

Scottsboro AL- On May 10, 2018 the Scottsboro Police Department responded to a local bank on Micah Way if reference to two subjects attempting to cash counterfeit checks. Officers arrived on the scene and detained the two subjects inside the bank. Officers then learned that there were four other subjects involved and they were supposedly...
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Arrest Leads to Fugitive From Justice

Scottsboro AL-On May 9, 2018 the Scottsboro Police Department responded to the 17000 block of Willow St. in Scottsboro AL in reference to Breaking and Entering of a Vehicle and Theft 1st. A description of the suspect and suspect’s vehicle was given out prior to officers arriving on scene. An officer observed a vehicle matching...
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Rainsville Man Charged With Multiple Crimes

Scottsboro AL-Over the last two months the Scottsboro police Department has been investigating multiple burglaries, thefts, and other crimes in the 26000 block of John T. Reid PKWY in Scottsboro. Detectives have been able to identify a suspect and an arrest has been made in these cases. Phillip Glenn Clanton 48 of Rainsville AL has been...
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