Crime

  Girl, 6, allegedly kills 1-year-old brother after being left alone with him in car

The father allegedly found his son with a seat belt wrapped around his neck, and an autopsy ruled the death a homicide by strangulation.

Visitors arrested in separate incidents at AL prison

ADOC inmate fatally stabbed; suspect to be charged with murder

Man arrested after allegedly offering to pay family for sex with son

Florida man tried to steal vending machine from apartment complex, police say

Alabama DA targeted in ‘ambush shooting’ speaks out

Montgomery police officer’s killer to stay on death row

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  Man identified in officer-involved shooting in Lowndes County

Inmates in Butler County Jail moved after water heaters fail

Police: Alabama nurse used insulin to poison husband

Bill to limit parole board’s discretion to be introduced in upcoming session

Montgomery police stepping up security around shopping centers for the holidays

Former State Trooper dead after shooting west Alabama DA Greg Griggers

3rd man arrested in Troy home burglary in July

Another man has been arrested in connection with a home burglary in July.

Florida man accused of poisoning co-worker’s drink with bodily fluid

The charges stem from multiple incidents where the man was caught on camera allegedly putting a white bodily fluid into his co-worker's water mug.

  Mother of Selma homicide victim calls for justice

The family of a victim in a weekend Selma homicide is speaking out just days after a suspect was been arrested and charged.

Teen charged with murder in deadly Auburn shooting appears in court

17-year-old Jarvis Nichols is charged with the murder of 20-year-old Evan Wilson.

Troy student charged in hit-and-run that injured fellow student

Former Decatur pastor released to group home after murder charge

AL parole board submits corrective action plan to Gov. Ivey

Family: 2-year-old boy dies after accidentally shooting himself in Birmingham, AL

Highland Avenue murder suspect surrenders to police

Montgomery scam artist suspects sought by police

Parole denied for AL man convicted of 1976 rape, murder

While multiple people appeared at the hearing in support of the victim’s family, every seat available for those representing Jerry Lee Jones remained empty.

Police: Dothan man charged after beating stepson

A Dothan man faces child abuse charges after police say he beat his stepson.

Limestone County mom sentenced to 40 years for scalding kids in bathtub

A Limestone County mother has learned her fate in prison after admitting that she placed both of her small children in a scalding bath as a form of punishment.

Convicted pill mill doctor ordered to pay $7.7 million in restitution

Court documents show more than $3.7 million is owed to Medicare, $3.5 million to BCBS, and nearly a million dollars to Viva Health.

DA: Selma victim beaten to death with brick, suspect arrested

This isn't the first homicide the suspect has been connected to, according to the police chief.

19-year-old arrested in connection with social media threats to Eufaula schools

Eufaula police have made an arrest in connection with social media threats made toward Eufaula schools.

Highland Avenue murder suspect identified, sought

The shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. in the 2700 block of Highland Avenue on Friday.

EPA official indicted on Alabama ethics charges

An Environmental Protection Agency official who used to lead Alabama's environmental regulatory agency has been indicted on state ethics charges

Man arrested for reportedly robbing family members

A Montgomery man was arrested after reportedly robbing two family members on Oct. 28.

Man seriously injured in Montgomery shooting

A man suffered a life-threatening gunshot wound Monday night in the 4700 block of Mobile Highway.

Suspects in thefts turn themselves in

Prattville Police said on Friday that two men wanted in multiple thefts have turned themselves in to authorities.

Lee Co. DA looking at ‘very lengthy sentence’ for Auburn man convicted of double murder

The Lee County district attorney says his office will be asking for a very lengthy sentence in the cast where two people died following a vehicle crash in Opelika.

Execution set for Alabama inmate convicted of killing teen

Alabama has set an execution date for an inmate sentenced to death for the fatal stabbing a 15-year-old girl

Man arrested after body found in Selma Friday

Selma police have arrested a man in connection with a homicide.

Three arrested on drug charges in Tallapoosa County

Tallapoosa County officials have arrested three people on drug charges following investigations in Alexander City and Tallassee.

Man succumbs to injuries sustained in Highland Avenue shooting

A man is dead after he sustained life-threatening injuries in a shooting in the area of a Montgomery gas station Friday, according to police.

4 arrested in prison money card, insurance fraud scheme

Four people were arrested on Thursday following a two-month investigation into a prison money card and insurance fraud scheme, state officials said on Friday.

Man arrested in connection with October shooting

Anthony Wright Williams Jr., 24, has been arrested in connection with the Oct. 22 shooting of a man in the 200 block of Destin Street.

UPDATE: Suspect in social media threats toward schools case waives extradition hearing

Levi Junior Calhoun. 27 of Georgetown, Georgia was arrested on a felony warrant for making a terrorist threat.

Judge Jimmy Pool changing courts, sworn in as circuit judge

Gov. Kay Ivey appointed Pool to the bench after the position was vacated by former Judge Roman Shaul. Prior to the appointment, Pool served three terms as a district court judge.

Federal judge clears Alabama officer in fatal shooting

A federal judge says an officer in Alabama was justified when she shot and killed a man she and another officer were fighting in 2014

Dothan man charged with financial exploitation of elderly

A Dothan man is in custody after being charged with multiple offenses, including financial exploitation of the elderly.

Second suspect arrested in murder in Troy

Tharion Vincient Nye of Mobile turned himself in to Troy Police late Wednesday after he was wanted for murder in the death of Rashad Montel McClaney.

Another year passes as Selma family waits answer to son’s murder

Derrick Nichols would’ve turned 19 this month. Instead of celebrating another birthday, his family is left wondering how much longer they’ll have to live without closure.

Eufaula schools return to class Friday after social media threat

The Facebook post said that the user planned to blow up all schools in Eufaula City Schools, as well as system in neighboring Georgia.

Grady couple arrested for chemical endangerment of child

They're accused of exposing a child to methamphetamine, a class C felony.

Suspect arrested after Halloween fairy punched, broke man’s jaw

The suspect fled the scene, leaving the victim with serious injuries.

Judge finds probable cause in case of man accused of stabbing Huntsville mother to death

A south Alabama man and a juvenile have been charged with the murder of Tiffany Kelley.

Former Montgomery lawyer sentenced to prison

His job involved taking purchase money for homes, paying the closing costs, then transmitting the remaining money to HUD. But he skipped the last step multiple times.

Personal document shredding event in Montgomery Friday

People can bring up to three bags or boxes of personal documents for shredding on Oct. 26 from 7 a.m. until noon at the north parking lot of Garrett Coliseum.

Man critically injured in bar fight passes away, arrests made

Alexandria Bower said her father, Robert Bowers was left unconscious after a “physical altercation” at the Ponchatoula Pub on West Pine Street early Sunday.

Man arrested after allegedly trying to take over school bus, drive off with 41 kids

The suspect was arrested and could face several attempted kidnapping charges.

‘Armed and dangerous’ Lowndes County suspect surrenders

Wednesday morning, Deldrick Thomas came to the Hayneville Police Department with his attorney to surrender.

National Peanut Festival worker arrested on narcotics charges

Police cracked open an investigation after learning a festival employee was selling narcotics around the fairgrounds.

Man wanted for Eufaula murder has been captured in MI

A man wanted for murder in Eufaula has been taken into custody.

Montgomery police searching for bank robbery suspect

The Montgomery Police Department is investigating a business robbery Wednesday.

Man charged after reportedly hitting woman with car

A Montgomery man is charged with domestic violence after reportedly hitting a woman with his car on Saturday.

Suspect identified in Tuskegee shooting case

The 26-year-old had been in police custody as late as Monday but was released on bond before being connected to the shooting case.

Woman believes she was drugged at Auburn fraternity party

Auburn University says the event allegedly happened at a party on Halloween.

Auburn man charged with DUI, stealing vehicle

An Auburn man has been charged with driving under the influence and theft of property.

Lee County capital murder suspect found guilty in 2016 deadly home invasion

Davonte Mike’s trial began on October 29. He was the first of four suspects to go to trial in the 2016 shooting death of 85-year-old Curtis Rudd.

Woman stabbed multiple times, boyfriend dead in Tallassee altercation

The woman told officers she and her boyfriend had been in an altercation when he started stabbing her.

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Father in custody after baby abducted from Georgia found at Pearl hotel

According to the hotel staff and hotel owner at the Ramada Inn off Airport Road, the staff suspected suspicious activity when a man and baby checked in.

Woman sought by Crimestoppers in custody

A woman sought by Central Alabama Crimestoppers is in custody.

CrimeStoppers looking for 2 women in unrelated cases

You could be eligible for a cash reward if you want help police find these suspects.

Police: Montgomery fight ends with man fatally shot

New details are being released in connection to a weekend death investigation, according to the Montgomery Police Department.

Legal battle centers on release of Alabama execution details

A federal appeals court is considering whether a lower court judge was wrong to rule that Alabama's execution protocol should be unsealed at the request of news outlets

Henry County reserve deputy charged with providing false information to register to vote

A Henry County reserve deputy has been arrested for allegedly providing false information to register to vote.

Opelika PD investigating shooting and assault on Cherry Ave.

Leaving one juvenile shot and another with minor injuries

3 arrested, accused of pretending to collect money for 6-year-old with cancer

The suspects allegedly downloaded a picture of the girl from a local news website and went door-to-door asking for money.

1 man arrested, charged with murder; warrant out for another

A Mobile man has been arrested and charged with murder in Troy, and a warrant for the arrest of another man has been issued, according to Troy police.

3 Selma police officers arrested, on administrative leave

The officers' attorney said they don’t know why they were arrested and called them "three of the best police officers Selma has ever had.”

Four Montgomery men arrested on drug charges

Four Montgomery men have been arrested on drug charges after allegedly being found with cocaine on Thursday on Ross Street, Montgomery Police said.

Woman arrested for Halloween night stabbing

The stabbing happened in the 3900 block of Eastern Boulevard.

4, including teen, arrested after Tallapoosa County drug raid

Law enforcement made controlled buys and set up surveillance of the house before Thursday’s raid.

Failure to Appear arrests need reform, advocates say

Failure to Appear warrants account for the highest rate of arrests in Alabama.

Texas kidnapping suspect, victim found in Alabama

A Texas man is now in custody in Butler County after he was identified as the suspect in a kidnapping investigation.

Suspect arrested in Montgomery shooting

A Montgomery man has been charged in a Tuesday afternoon shooting.