News & Updates
Category: Huntsville Police

Safe Shop Detail

The Huntsville Police Department would like to announce their annual Safe Shop Detail that begins this year on Friday November 23rd. Safe Shop is an overtime detail that places more officers in shopping areas in each of the Precinct Districts. Precinct Commanders coordinate the use [more]

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Counterfeit Suspect Arrest

The Huntsville Police Department has charged 40 year old Scott Wayne Crook for possession of a forged instrument and theft by deception, both in the first degree. He was stopped by one of our officers after an anonymous tip from a citizen this morning. Crook [more]

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Bank Robbery Suspect Arrest

The Huntsville Police Department has arrested twenty-six year old Maxwell W. Hayslip of Irondale, Alabama, who is a bank robbery suspect from Lexington Kentucky. HPD Officers were investigating a call at approximately 8:00 am this morning involving Hayslip sleeping in a vehicle at a parking [more]

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Officer Keith Earle Remembered

The Huntsville Police Department will be honoring fallen Police Officer Keith O’Neal Earle with the unveiling of his memorial brick on Wednesday, November 14th at 3:30 pm at 815 Wheeler Avenue (The Huntsville Public Safety Complex). Officer Earle had an on-duty auto accident March 26th [more]

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Fredrick Ave Investigation – Arrest

On October 18th Huntsville Police arrested forty-eight year old Gerry Dean Young for murder. The investigation began on September 4th as an assault of fifty-three year old Anthony Ray Samuel. He was found in the backyard of an address at the 600 block of Frederick [more]

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2018 Alabama A&M Homecoming Parade – Downtown Huntsville

Huntsville’s annual celebration of the Alabama A&M University Homecoming Parade will be held on Saturday October 13, 2018. The roads in downtown Huntsville will be closed for this parade beginning at 09:00 AM to 11:30 AM. Citizens traveling in the downtown area on Saturday morning [more]

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HPD Prescription Drug Drop Box

Just over two years ago, Huntsville Police introduced a prescription drug take back program by installing a medication drop box in the lobby of the Public Safety Complex at 815 Wheeler Ave. We wanted to give an update on it’s progress. It has taken in [more]

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Green Cove Road Investigation

Huntsville Police have been notified that the persons of interest in the murder of Tiffany Kelley were taken into custody on separate charges by the Clarke County Sheriff’s Department. The Huntsville Police Department has been working closely with Clarke County Sheriff Ray Norris since Tuesday, [more]

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Merrimac Manor Arrests

Huntsville Police have made three arrests surrounding the murders of  twenty-two year old Shawntia Jackson and twenty-four year old Dajun Hardy-Sellers that occurred September 21st, 2018 in the Merrimac Manor community. The arrests were made in Huntsville on twenty-two year-old Tyree Castile and two juveniles, [more]

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Westlake Investigation

Huntsville Police received a 911 call at approximately 2245 hours Sunday September 16, 2018.  The caller advised that they heard gunshots near their apartment and when they went outside a body was discovered between the buildings.  HEMSI responded and the victim, Corvell Goodlow 22YOA from [more]

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