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Category: Huntsville Police

Traffic Safety Checkpoints

The Huntsville Police Department D.U.I. Task Force will be conducting Traffic Safety Checkpoints through this weekend. If you are stopped at a Traffic Safety Checkpoint be prepared to present your driver license, proof of insurance and vehicle tag registration to the officers. The Task Force [more]

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HPD Academy Acquires Virtra 300 Training Simulator

The Huntsville Police Academy recently acquired the Virtra 300 Training Simulator.  This simulator allows officers to train using communication skills, tactical and verbal de-escalation techniques, taser, and deadly force situations using standard-issue weapons.  Virtra incorporates the same de-escalations techniques taught in our police academy directly [more]

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Huntsville Police Department applying for a United States Dept. of Justice, Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant

The Huntsville Police Department, of the City of Huntsville, Alabama, will be applying for a United States Dept. of Justice, Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant in the amount of $158,649.00. The City of Huntsville will be dividing the award amount 50/50 with the Madison [more]

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Have A Safe July Fourth Holiday

The Huntsville Police Department wants everyone to have a safe July Fourth holiday and reminds you that firing, possessing or selling unpermitted fireworks on property in the City Limits is against City Ordinance >>> https://bit.ly/2RV4B79. It is also against City Ordinance to fire a gun [more]

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Beaumont Place Investigation

Huntsville Police have arrested 21 yr old Darius Jamel Johnson from Huntsville. He is charged with Capital Murder in connection to the Beaumont Place Investigation where 25 yr old Rashaud Cisero Greenwood was killed on June 9th, 2019. Twenty-five yr. old Tavias Lavon Drake was [more]

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Help Us Identify

Huntsville Police need assistance in identifying the pictured  individual. He is wanted for questioning in connection to some debit card transactions from several criminal cases that our Criminal Investigative Division is currently working. The debit card usage is connected to the B&E’s that were reported [more]

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Huntsville Police Launch Summer Slowdown Campaign

Pardon our progress! The City of Huntsville has more Roadwork Projects under way than at any time in its history. All this construction may be temporarily challenging for motorists, but the improvements will be worth the wait. To ensure that drivers, cyclists, and pedestrians stay safe on the roads, Huntsville [more]

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Phone Scammer

Huntsville Police wants the public to be aware of a particular phone scammer that is using HPD personnel information. The past several weeks there have been at least a half-dozen instances whereby an individual  is calling local businesses and indicating they are personnel with HPD [more]

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CALEA Conference

The Huntsville Police Department has partnered with the Madison County Sheriff’s Department, the Madison Police Department, and the Huntsville/Madison County Convention and Visitors Bureau to host the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) Conference next week.  Over 600 Law Enforcement officials will be [more]

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Panoply 2019

The Panoply Festival is to be held from Friday April 26th to Sunday April 28th, 2019. In preparation for the annual Panoply of the Arts Festival, the Huntsville Police Department will be closing several streets around Big Spring International Park in Downtown Huntsville. The following [more]

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