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 took his oath of office on August 17, 2015. Chris will be attending the Northeast Law Enforcement Academy in Anniston, Alabama. While at the police academy he will endure 520 hours physical and academic training. The Scottsboro Police Department is wishing him a bright future in the law enforcement field and we are all looking forward to working with him.