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Tag: LAW ENFORCEMENT

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Law enforcement agencies warning citizens of phone scammers posing as officers

Law enforcement agencies across Alabama have been warning citizens about a phone scam in which crooks use a number that appears to come from the police department or sheriff’s office.

POLICE LIGHTS POLICE COPS CRIME
Alabama-based non-profit seeks to address mental health needs of law enforcement

An Alabama man is trying to address the mental health issues and stresses faced by law enforcement in the state.

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'Good Time' laws blamed for killing of Bibb County deputy?

“If we just keep being more lenient, and lenient, and lenient, and we are going to keep having more police officers die because of our justice system.”

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Chambers County Deputy dies in the line of duty

Chambers County Deputy killed in the line of duty on Monday.

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Former Alabama Sheriff pleads not guilty to federal fraud charges

A former Alabama Sherriff has pled not guilty to federal charges accusing him of fraudulently applying for loans in his official capacity to pay off personnel debts.

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Law enforcement officers endorse Kay Ivey

Over 30 sheriffs and police chiefs endorse Gov. Kay Ivey for re-election.

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12 law enforcement jurisdictions in Alabama getting federal grant money

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) announced awards of more than $250,000 on Monday to continue bolstering public safety and fund law enforcement...

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House approves bill to allow Alabama law enforcement to wiretap during drug investigations

The Alabama House of Representatives passed legislation on Thursday which would allow state and local law enforcement to conduct drug...

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Gubernatorial candidate announces support for law enforcement

Alabama gubernatorial candidate Tim James (R) released a statement regarding the recent wave of violence against police officers in...

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Senate passes bill restricting the use of facial recognition technology by law enforcement

The Alabama Senate on Tuesday passed a bill that would forbid law enforcement from prosecuting an Alabamian solely on the basis of...

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State leaders calling for investigation into Brookside PD; Rep. Givan calls on employees to resign

Rep. Juandalynn Givan (D–Jefferson) held a press conference Thursday discussing the accusations of police malpractice and corruption...

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ALEA: 7 people killed on state roadways during Thanksgiving holiday

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency responded to seven traffic fatalities during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. This year, as national...

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Alabama wildlife law enforcement trains in- and out-of-state agencies

  By Craig Monger The law enforcement section of the Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (WFF) Division has expanded training...

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Undercover operations end in cashiers at 24 stores cited for sale of alcohol to minors

By Craig Monger The city of Huntsville engaged in a police operation exposing the sale of alcohol to minors.   The operation only lasted...

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Microchip shortages affecting law enforcement in Alabama

By Craig Monger The semiconductor chip shortage affecting the production of computers, appliances, and automobiles is creating an unexpected...

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22nd Annual Statewide Law Enforcement Summit offers training, honors the fallen

By Brandon Moseley Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall (R) hosted approximately 850 law enforcement officials for the 22nd annual...

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Law enforcement across the state honored at St. Clair County event

By Brandon Moseley The Young Republicans of St. Clair County met for a special meeting on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021, to honor law enforcement...