SPD is saddened by the loss of retired Asst. Chief Jim Miller, who passed away on September 26, 2021. Asst. Chief Jim Miller began his service with the Scottsboro Police Department in 1974. He worked in every facet of the department from Patrol, Investigations and Administration, rising through the ranks, all the way to Assistant Police Chief in 1999. Asst. Chief Jim Miller retired in 2005. He will always be remembered as a mentor and true friend to the Scottsboro Police Department family.