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National Night Out 2020

September 25, 2020 Click to view National Night Out 2020

The Huntsville Police Department in partnership with The Huntsville Community Watch Association would like to invite the public to National Night Out 2020 on Oct 6th from 6-8pm. This year it will be held at John Hunt Park 2151 Airport Rd. where there will be plenty of room for social distancing. This year’s event will be an outdoor concert featuring ‘Southern Ground’ and ‘Ally Cat and The Stray Dogs’. There [more]

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Arrest From August 15th Patton Rd Pedestrian Fatality

September 22, 2020 Click to view Arrest From August 15th Patton Rd Pedestrian Fatality

Huntsville Police have arrested 34 year old  Cornelius Lydell Lucy for ‘Leaving the Scene of an Accident with Death or Personal Injury’ related to an August 15th pedestrian Traffic Crash on Patton Rd. On Saturday morning, 8-15-20, an unknown vehicle was southbound on Patton Road approaching Drake Avenue.  The pedestrian, Freddie Owens, was crossing Patton Road without using a crosswalk or intersection.  The vehicle struck Owens on the roadway as he [more]

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Trail of Tears Motorcycle Ride September 19th 2020 – Traffic Awareness

September 18, 2020 Click to view Trail of Tears Motorcycle Ride September 19th 2020 – Traffic Awareness

The Huntsville Police Department want to warn motorists about the closing of west bound I565 entrance ramps, to include intersections at Hwy 72E and Moores Mill Rd and Shields Rd, this Saturday September 19th, through the City of Huntsville and Madison County. This will occur approximately from 9am-10am. As the end of the convoy of motorcycles passes each entrance ramp, the ramp will be opened back up. Below is the [more]

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Missing Person

September 15, 2020 Click to view Missing Person

Huntsville Police are looking for a missing person: Steven Houston Vanbibber (AKA Houston) w/m 33 yrs old 6’0 155lb, has not been heard from since 08/24/2020. He frequents the area along University drive between Wynn Dr and Julia St. He may be with a Heather Sevigny, w/f , 45 yrs old. If anyone has information please call HPD Investigators at (256) 427-5514.

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School Zone Awareness – Huntsville City Schools Back in Session

September 10, 2020 Click to view School  Zone Awareness – Huntsville City Schools Back in Session

The Huntsville City Schools system will begin holding classes soon. Pre-K through 8th Grade will begin September 14th and the High Schools begin September 21st. The Huntsville Police Department wants to remind everyone about school zone safety. These zones are distinctly marked with a lower speed limit during critical times. Officers will be strictly enforcing these school zone speed limits with a zero tolerance policy, as well as other safety [more]

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Counter Protester Arrest

September 8, 2020 Click to view Counter Protester Arrest

Huntsville Police were called around 7pm about a person harassing protesters and brandishing a gun near the courthouse square. When Officers arrived they took 51 yr old Scott Christopher Davis of Huntsville into custody. Davis was in possession of handgun at the time he was detained. He is being charged with Public Intoxication and Possession of Firearm at a Demonstration; 13A-11-59.

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Arson Investigation – Arrest

September 8, 2020 Click to view Arson Investigation – Arrest

Huntsville Police have arrested 38 yr old Brian Lamont Douglas and charged him with Arson 1st Degree. Douglas is accused of setting fire to his apartment at the 4100 Block of Newson Rd on August 16th. The fire caused damage to 8 apartment units, several of which were occupied at the time. There were no serious injuries in this case.

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Labor Day Holiday – City Offices and Facilities Closed

September 3, 2020 Click to view Labor Day Holiday – City Offices and Facilities Closed

The City of Huntsville’s municipal offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, September 7, in recognition of the Labor Day holiday. Normal operating hours will resume on Tuesday, September 8. Garbage Collection: Monday’s holiday will impact garbage collection for the week of September 7-11, delaying pickup by one day. Garbage normally collected on Monday will be collected on Tuesday, and so on. For more information, visit HuntsvilleAL.gov/trash. Recycling collection, managed by the Solid Waste Disposal Authority, [more]

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HPD Swearing-In of New Officers

August 28, 2020 Click to view HPD Swearing-In of New Officers

Huntsville Police welcomes several new officers today. Retired HPD Officer Chet Berry will be a part of our part-time officer program and three other officers are now part of our Lateral Entry Program. The lateral Officers, Corey Cochran, Garret Crumby and Anthony McClendon come from other departments around the state to include Decatur, Tuscaloosa and Dothan. All of them bring a total of 44 years of LE experience and 20 [more]

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HPD Captain JesHenry Malone Retirement

August 28, 2020 Click to view HPD Captain JesHenry Malone Retirement

Huntsville Police is having a retirement ceremony for Captain Malone at the Public Safety Academy at 1pm today in the Auditorium. The Public Safety Academy is off Winchester Rd. If you’re going westbound from Memorial Parkway look for the detour signs just east of Cecil Fain Drive. The auditorium is located on the second floor of the Public Safety Academy and is accessible from the main lobby entrance.

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