Crime

Robber Sought in First Metro Holdup

Robber Sought in First Metro Holdup
July 3, 2014
Crime

A white male entered First Metro Bank at 3121 Cloverdale Road this morning around eleven o’clock. The armed robber escaped …Read More

Repeaters: Kenneth Clay Roden

Repeaters: Kenneth Clay Roden
July 1, 2014
Crime

Kenneth Clay Roden, 51, has been arrested in connection with a June mini-mart robbery in Cherokee. Authorities have indicated other …Read More

Third Set of Charges for Joshua Alexander Mardis–Update

Third Set of Charges for Joshua Alexander Mardis–Update
June 30, 2014
Crime

From Florence police: Texaco Robbery Suspect Arrested in Stolen Truck: Joshua Alexander Mardis, 21, of Florence was arrested shortly after midnight …Read More

Akin’s Partner in Crime: Brady Ann Irons

Akin’s Partner in Crime: Brady Ann Irons
June 30, 2014
Crime

Brady Ann Irons, 29, has been arrested in a massive heroin sweep in Lauderdale County. Irons, 29, reportedly lives with …Read More

Did Tuscaloosa Dad Murder His Toddler Son?

Did Tuscaloosa Dad Murder His Toddler Son?
June 26, 2014
Crime

Pictured is Justin Ross Harris, currently living in Marietta, Georgia, with his wife and toddler son. Harris and his family …Read More

Breaking: Ayers Couple Pleads Guilty

Breaking: Ayers Couple Pleads Guilty
June 26, 2014
Crime

From FBI: BIRMINGHAM—A Florence couple pleaded guilty today in federal court to multiple charges that they exploited a minor child …Read More

McLemore Found Competent

McLemore Found Competent
June 26, 2014
Crime

Michael McLemore was found competent to stand trial for the alleged crimes by a Franklin County jury Thursday morning. The …Read More

Has Your Private Data Been Stolen From the Alabama Dept. of Health?

Has Your Private Data Been Stolen From the Alabama Dept. of Health?
June 26, 2014
Crime

On June 5, 2014, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Alabama and the U.S. Department of Justice’s …Read More

John Carter Collins Arrested for Kidnapping

John Carter Collins Arrested for Kidnapping
June 25, 2014
Crime

Florence Man Arrested Following Domestic Altercation; John Carter Collins, III, 30, of Florence was arrested today following a reported assault. …Read More

Stealing Laptops? Two Florence Men Charged

Stealing Laptops? Two Florence Men Charged
June 25, 2014
Crime

Florence Men Face Charges Following Laptop Theft; Florence Police have arrested Jeffery Orlando Holland, 50, (green shirt) of Florence and …Read More

Repeaters: Tiffany LaShae Mitchell

Repeaters: Tiffany LaShae Mitchell
June 25, 2014
Crime

Tiffany LaShae Mitchell, sometime Russellville resident, was arrested June 9th in Muscle Shoals. Mitchell, who has previous arrests for theft …Read More

Breaking: New Heroin Arrest for John Wesley Akin–UPDATE

Breaking: New Heroin Arrest for John Wesley Akin–UPDATE
June 24, 2014
Crime

John Wesley Akin of Florence is currently under indictment in Florida and two counties in Alabama for theft, fraudulent use …Read More

What Constitutes “Sexual Battery?”

What Constitutes “Sexual Battery?”
June 24, 2014
Crime

Our series on work-related assaults has already brought some interesting comments. One reader feels slugging someone at work shouldn’t even …Read More

Florence Police Seeking Two Armed Robbers

Florence Police Seeking Two Armed Robbers
June 24, 2014
Crime

From FPD: At approximately 5:20 PM on 6/18/14, officers responded to a armed robbery call at 1103 Henson Drive. A …Read More

West Point Woman Victim of Machete Attack–Update

West Point Woman Victim of Machete Attack–Update
June 22, 2014
Crime

Lawrence County, Tennessee, authorities say a West Point woman was airlifted to Vanderbilt Hospital Saturday night. The Wisdom Road resident …Read More

Should You Expect Sexual or Physical Assault at Your Workplace?

Should You Expect Sexual or Physical Assault at Your Workplace?
June 20, 2014
Crime

You get to work on time. You dress appropriately. You do your job well. What should you expect for that …Read More

Repeaters: Ashley Nicole Sutherland

Repeaters: Ashley Nicole Sutherland
June 20, 2014
Crime

We first became aware of Ashley Nicole Sutherland when she made a collegiate arrest site while wearing her University of …Read More

Authorities Mum on Incident at Leighton Elementary School

Authorities Mum on Incident at Leighton Elementary School
June 19, 2014
Crime

We know something happened; we know it involved a non-educator; we know it didn’t involve a student. What else has …Read More

Repeaters: Rebekah Angelene Holland

Repeaters: Rebekah Angelene Holland
June 19, 2014
Crime

Rebekah Angelene Holland is a perennial favorite in the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department. The 45 year old Red Bay woman …Read More

Charles Matthew Hamm, Arrested Two Days Ago, Now Dead

Charles Matthew Hamm, Arrested Two Days Ago, Now Dead
June 19, 2014
Crime

On June 17th, Charles Matthew Hamm was arrested in Muscle Shoals for multiple car break-ins. At the time of his …Read More

Three Arrested in Florence Kidnapping

Three Arrested in Florence Kidnapping
June 16, 2014
Crime

Three Arrested, Charged in Overnight Robbery/Kidnapping; Marcus Rice (no picture available), 18, of Florence along with Carlos Dominique Alan, 25, …Read More

“Ricky Bobby’s Son” Arrested

“Ricky Bobby’s Son” Arrested
June 15, 2014
Crime

Luke Bigham, who played the onscreen son of Will Ferrell in Talladega Nights, has been arrested in Trussville. The co-star …Read More

Robert Chad Dillon Held in Hostage Type Theft

Robert Chad Dillon Held in Hostage Type Theft
June 14, 2014
Crime

Lawrenceburg Police were called to the Walmart on Hwy 43 Thursday afternoon. A man later identified as Robert Chad Dillon, …Read More

Repeaters: Steven Scott Hartley

Repeaters: Steven Scott Hartley
June 13, 2014
Crime

Steven Scott Hartley of Florence has quite a criminal history. Now, he’s been arrested again in Lauderdale County for the …Read More