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 the lookout for impaired drivers.
If must you partake in alcoholic beverages during this weekend celebration, please do not drive while under the influence of alcohol or other substances. Please use designated sober drivers to get you from place to place so that we do not experience any traffic accidents during this holiday weekend. Also, motorists are reminded that there will be more vehicular traffic on our roadways so take your time and drive defensively.
We would like to remind everyone that fireworks are illegal to use and possess within the city limits of Scottsboro. Goosepond Colony will have a fireworks display free for the public to enjoy on July 4, 2016, Monday at 9:00 P.M.
Thank you for your help and concern and lets all keep this city safe. If you see illegal activity use our anonymous text tip line or call the police department at 256-574-3333.
God Bless and Protect the United States of America