Huntsville Police

Traffic Safety Checkpoints- Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign

August 17, 2018

The Huntsville Police Department D.U.I. Task Force will be conducting Traffic Safety Checkpoints this weekend and other traffic details through Sept 3rd. If you are stopped at a Traffic Safety Checkpoint be prepared to present your driver license, proof of insurance and vehicle tag registration [more]

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Budget Inn Investigation

August 3, 2018

Huntsville Police need assistance with a  Homicide Investigation that began July 13th, 2018. The victim in this case, 40 year old Ryan Baker, was found deceased in a room at the Budget Inn on University Dr. Investigators are releasing a few still-camera photos that show [more]

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Police Chief Mark McMurray Statement on Huntsville Police Office Arrest

August 3, 2018

Police Chief Mark McMurray released the following statement on today’s arrest of Officer William Darby with regard to the officer-involved shooting on Deramus Avenue in April. “Suicide and mental illness are a national epidemic. Huntsville is not immune from the consequences of these personal tragedies. As a [more]

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Mayor Battle Statement on Huntsville Police Office Arrest

August 3, 2018

Mayor Tommy Battle released the following statement on today’s arrest of Officer William Darby with regard to the officer-involved shooting on Deramus Avenue in April. “Suicide is a tragedy and has become all too prevalent in our society. It impacts our friends and families, our workplace, and [more]

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HPD Officer Arrest

August 3, 2018

A Madison County Grand Jury yesterday indicted Huntsville Police Officer William Darby on charges of murder with regard to an officer-involved shooting on Deramus Avenue in April 2018. Officer Darby was formally arrested and bonded out this morning. The incident in question occurred April 3, 2018.  [more]

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