Crime

AL prison inmate’s death under investigation

The inmate died at an area hospital Monday, according to the ADOC.

AL prison inmate’s death under investigation

The inmate died at an area hospital Monday, according to the ADOC.

Woman arrested after I-65 chase, crash identified

Amber Dawn Galliera faces multiple charges.

Father charged with reckless manslaughter in 5-month-old’s death

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 5-month-old boy.

Police: Naked, chained AL child abuse victim was forced to sleep in dog kennel

New details are emerging after arrests in a horrific child abuse case in central Alabama.

Teen stabbing suspect in court as mom, sister laid to rest

The 15-year-old suspect in the fatal double stabbing was crying as she came in and out of the courtroom in shackles and had staples, bandages and an eye patch as she continues to recover from self-inflicted knife wounds.

Selma mayor proposes sales tax hike one day after ambush of police officer

The ambush of a Selma police officer Sunday morning has galvanized the mayor and his allies to propose a one-cent sales tax hike increase for the city.

3 Opelika Hobby Lobby theft suspects sought

Store security cameras captured clear photos of each suspect. Now police need your help to identify them.

Selma officer hurt in ‘ambush’ now identified

It was initially believed the officer was shot twice. Monday, the mayor said he was hit three times.

Man killed in Tuskegee shooting Sunday identified

A man was killed in a shooting Sunday morning in Tuskegee.

Montgomery woman arrested in FL hit-and-run

Cierria Noble, 30, was charged with leaving the scene of a traffic crash with serious bodily injury.

Man injured in stabbing on Ann Street

A man was taken to a Montgomery hospital for treatment after a stabbing Sunday.

Selma police investigate overnight homicide

SELMA, AL (WSFA) - The Selma Police Department is investigating an overnight homicide after one man was killed in a shooting.

Man arrested in several Millbrook business burglaries

A Montgomery man has been charged in several vehicle break-ins and business burglaries in Millbrook.

Suspect charged with robbing Montgomery business at gunpoint

A Montgomery man is charged in connection with a business robbery in the 5800 block of Cherry Hill Road.

Montgomery man arrested in 2 armed robbery investigations

A Montgomery man has been arrested in connection with two armed robberies and a theft of property.

Pedestrian injured after hit-and-run in Montgomery

The Montgomery Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run of a pedestrian Saturday morning.

New system allows Auburn residents to text 911

This week, the Auburn City Council approved the purchase of a $301,749 E-911 system for the city.

Woman warns of $1,000 check that’s a scam

The check also came with specific instructions on what to do with the money.

Victim identified in Friday night homicide

A woman who was shot Friday night in Montgomery and died as a result of her injuries has been identified.

Child found chained, naked in central Alabama home; 3 arrested

Two other children, a 12-year-old and a 5-year-old, were also removed from the home,

  Police chase from Calera ends with crash near Prattville

The police chief says at one point the suspect tried to hit a sheriff's deputy with her vehicle.

Man charged with attempted murder after shots fired at deputy

A man has been charged with attempted murder after shots were fired at a deputy

Student charged with terrorist threat against Montgomery school

The 911 caller claimed an armed and masked man was on the campus of a local middle school.

Inmate fatally stabbed at St. Clair prison

The Alabama Department of Corrections is investigating the fatal stabbing of an inmate.

Windows shattered after shots fired at Montgomery County Courthouse

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a shooting shattered a Montgomery County Courthouse window early Friday morning.

Former Andalusia police officer charged with murder

One man is charged with murder after a Thursday night shooting in Andalusia.

UPDATE: Valley police locate missing 4-month-old

4-month-old Kaylee Roxanne McGill was taken from her father’s residence in Valley on Sept. 19 by her non-custodial mother. She has now been located.

Woman in custody after 3 infants stabbed at New York daycare

Six people, including three infants, were stabbed early Friday morning at a daycare in Flushing Meadows, New York, according to local media.

University of Alabama releases new human trafficking stats

The University of Alabama school of social work department shared some new alarming data on human trafficking in the state this week.

Armed home invasion suspect arrested in Millbrook

Police didn’t have to look very far for their suspect.

  Name of victim in Montgomery County death investigation released

The victim, previously of Tuskegee, had been a Waugh resident for around seven years.

Former Wetumpka officer guilty of negligent homicide

Andrew Bass was responding to an emergency in 2016 without lights or sirens when he was involved in a fatal crash.

Man gets 85 years in prison for Montgomery murder

The victim was shot multiple times. Then his body was set on fire to hide evidence.

Police pursuit in Montgomery County ends with 17-year-old’s arrest

A 17-year-old is in custody after a police pursuit down Interstate 85 southbound in Montgomery County.

1 in custody after threat made to “shoot up” Macon County school

Lockdowns have been lifted but extra security remains in place.

Montgomery mayor calls on parents to help fight juvenile crime

Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange is calling on parents to take action, to help in the fight against juvenile crime.

Suspect wanted for crimes in Montgomery, Prattville, Troy arrested

The crime happened in Troy but the suspect tried to use the credit card in Montgomery.

Prattville Police using helicopter sting operation to end vehicle burglaries

Prattville Police say using air surveillance has helped make arrests following a string of vehicle break-ins across the city.

Serial numbers released for 13 guns stolen in Pike County

We're learning more about all the guns stolen in a Brundidge burglary.

Limestone County teen charged with capital murder of mother, sister

Preliminary evidence indicates the 15-year-old stabbed and killed her sister and mother in a domestic altercation at the home. She then reportedly used a knife to try to kill herself.