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Alabama Chief Found Guilty of Federal Assault, Excessive Force

July 15, 2016
A northeastern Alabama police chief has been found guilty on charges of using excessive force and assaulting a man who was being arrested.

U.S. Appeals Court Delays Execution for Alabama Cop Killer

May 12, 2016
A federal appeals court on Thursday delayed the execution of an Alabama inmate just hours before he was to die by lethal injection for killing a police officer.

Alabama Officer Shot in Face with .45 Sunday, Now Recovering at Home

April 18, 2016
Florence (AL) Police Officer Brian Berry was home Sunday night recovering, after an early morning shooting left him with a gunshot wound to the face. More Here.

Video: Alabama Officer Shot in Face with .45 Sunday, Now Recovering at Home

April 18, 2016
Florence (AL) Police Officer Brian Berry was home Sunday night recovering, after an early morning shooting left him with a gunshot wound to the face.

Sex Crime Charges Against Alabama Officer Dropped, Wife Charged with Perjury

April 12, 2016
According to court documents, the charges were dismissed after submission of documents by Jenkins' attorney and by the Etowah County District Attorney's Office. Jenkins previously held the rank of captain with the Rainbow City department.

Video: Undercover Alabama Officer, Suspect in Critical Condition After Shootout

April 1, 2016
The officer, who family members say was shot in the leg and lower abdomen, went into surgery this morning to have part of his lower intestine removed.

Undercover Alabama Officer, Suspect in Critical Condition After Shootout

April 1, 2016
The officer, who family members say was shot in the leg and lower abdomen, went into surgery this morning to have part of his lower intestine removed. More Here.

Alabama Officer Facing Murder Charge for Shooting

March 3, 2016
Montgomery, AL, police officer Aaron "A.C." Smith, 23, has been arrested and charged with murder in the shooting death of Gregory Gunn.

Alabama Robbery Suspect Kills Self at End of Vehicle Pursuit

February 25, 2016
Chief Paul Register, who was on scene with Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones and other law enforcement officials, said the suspect fired shots at law enforcement, and law enforcement fired back.

Video: Alabama Trooper Delivers Baby by Side of Highway

February 9, 2016
Trooper Michael Kesler stopped the vehicle for speeding on Highway 72 just before 7 a.m., and quickly discovered the passenger was a woman in labor.

Alabama Trooper Delivers Baby by Side of Highway

February 9, 2016
Trooper Michael Kesler stopped the vehicle for speeding on Highway 72 just before 7 a.m., and quickly discovered the passenger was a woman in labor, and the baby was coming with or without him. More Here.

Video: Alabama Deputy Shot Serving Papers in Florence

February 4, 2016
A Lauderdale County (AL) Sheriff's deputy was shot in the city of Florence Wednesday evening. Randall McCrary was flown to Huntsville Hospital, where he underwent surgery and is in intensive care.

Alabama Deputy Shot Serving Papers in Florence

February 4, 2016
A Lauderdale County (AL) Sheriff's deputy was shot in the city of Florence Wednesday evening.  Randall McCrary was flown to Huntsville Hospital, where he underwent surgery and is in intensive care. More Here.

DHS Blue Campaign Announces New Partnership to Combat Human Trafficking

January 26, 2016
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced a new partnership between the DHS Blue Campaign and the Birmingham mayor's office to raise public awareness on how to recognize human trafficking.

Federal Judge Tosses Alabama Officer's Excessive Force Case

January 14, 2016
A federal judge on Wednesday threw out a civil rights case against an Alabama police officer accused of using excessive force on an Indian man.

Alabama Sheriff to Return Tracked Vehicles to Meet Federal Guidelines

November 17, 2015
Calhoun County, AL, Sheriff Larry Amerson says his department is returning its tracked armored vehicles because of new federal guidelines from the Obama Administration.

Alabama Sheriff Asks for Donations for Backup Weapons

August 27, 2015
All certified deputies are to carry a concealed weapon on them at all times while off-duty now, and the agency is taking donations to offset the cost.

Alabama Officer Wounded, Suspect Killed Sunday in Chicken House Shootout

August 24, 2015
A shootout at a chicken house in Cullman County, Ala., Sunday afternoon left an Arab, Ala., police officer injured, one suspect dead and another suspect in custody.

Pistol-Whipped Alabama Detective Says He Hesitated to Use Force Because of Media Coverage of Officers Shooting "Unarmed" Men

August 17, 2015
“A lot of officers are being too cautious because of what’s going on in the media,” the officer, who asked to remain anonymous for the safety of his family, told CNN. “I hesitated because I didn’t want to be in the media like I am right now.”

Alabama Detective Pistol-Whipped to Unconciousness by Ex-Con, Some Bystanders Celebrate on Social Media

August 10, 2015
Officers are angry that any photos were shown at all, but even more so that there were some who mocked the incident. "He was laying there lifeless and people were standing around taking pictures,'' said Birmingham police Sgt. Heath Boackle, president of the Fraternal Order of Police. "If the tables were turned, and that was a suspect lying there, they would be rioting."
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