Jackson County Sheriff’s Office
Following guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, Russell Cave National Monument is increasing recreational access and services.
Sheriff’s Deputy Travis Stevens was in the Jackson County Courthouse on June 6 during the peaceful protest just in case things took a turn for the worse.
Major Ron Latimer, who has served almost 28 years in the Scottsboro Police Department, will be appointed interim police chief Monday, June 1. Latimer’s appointment comes after the retirement of Police Chief Ralph Dawe, who served more than 30 years in the department and 14 as chief.
Bucks Pocket State Park has been the center of two tragic deaths over the last two years. A local business owner is doing his part to make sure it does not happen again.
The Scottsboro Police Department added two new officers to the force this week. Lonnie Osburn and Hunter Franks were sworn in as Scottsboro police officers by Mayor Robin Shelton Tuesday morning.
The Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals has denied Brittany Smith’s motion to reverse the Jackson County Circuit Court’s denial of her motion to dismiss and request for pretrial immunity.
Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen, of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, said on Friday that the seven members who were placed on self-quarantine, were cleared to return to work.