Jennifer Horton

Jennifer Horton is an investigative reporter for WSFA 12 News in Montgomery. Her reporting focuses on issues involving criminal justice, specifically covering crime, government corruption, and the state and federal court system. During Jennifer’s 12-year stint at WSFA, she has served as a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter, traveling the state and country covering stories that impact local viewers. Her interest in the criminal justice system was sparked while serving as the CrimeStoppers franchise reporter from 2008 to 2012. Jennifer is an active member of the Raycom News Investigative team, the Investigative Reporters and Editors organization, and a graduate of Auburn University.

Recent Articles by Jennifer

  Lawmakers anticipate pivotal year for state prisons

6 former Family Practice employees sentenced in pill mill case

Ed Henry pleads guilty to information in Medicare fraud case

Ivey’s path to power inspires teens across the state

Bill drafted to limit parole board’s discretion on violent inmates

Former State Rep. Ed Henry to plead guilty in kickback scheme

Murder investigation exposes Montgomery human trafficking ring

Guilty plea in federal state house bribery case

Rampant gunfire prompts Montgomery residents to take action

Rampant gunfire prompts Montgomery residents to take action

Domestic violence surges during holidays

AL Ethics Commission dismisses complaint against AG over campaign contributions

ADOC: Staffing shortages, contraband fueling prison violence

Defendants in Prattville barbershop murders on the fast track to trial

Parole rate on track to increase in 2018

Capital murder trial underway for man accused of killing Montgomery couple

Montgomery teacher accused of having sex with student to stand trial

Former officer recalls trading war stories with President Bush at airport

Governor, attorney general critical of parole board’s corrective action plan

Serial rapist in landmark AL DNA conviction case denied parole