Law

Gov. Kay Ivey awards grants to improve highway safety in North Alabama

Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $791,838 to increase patrols and other highway safety measures in north Alabama during Labor Day weekend...

'God' returning to classrooms in Alabama public schools

Blount County school system to become one of the first to act on a new law allowing the 'In Got We Trust' motto to be displayed on school...

Henager woman now faces charges in Alabama after multi-state car chase

FORT PAYNE, Ala. – A Henagar woman is facing more charges in DeKalb County. This is the case that involved a car chase that ended in Trenton, Georgia...

Woman dies in single-vehicle crash in Baldwin County

A 24-year-old Foley woman died in a single-vehicle crash early Tuesday, according to Lt. Byron "Joe" Pigott of the Alabama Law Enforcement...

Shelby County deputy wrangles alligator, returns to pond

The sheriff's office posted about the alligator encounter on its Facebook and Twitter pages yesterday. Law enforcement often respond to strange...

No board requirement to tell victims, district attorney about Spencer’s parole hearing based on burglary convictions

WHNT News 19 learned the reason the Franklin County District Attorney and Jimmy O’Neal Spencer’s burglary victims were not entitled to a notification...

Ethics Commission says former Baldwin County deputy violated Alabama Ethics Law

According to a document obtained by FOX10 News Investigates, the Alabama Ethics Commission has voted in agreement that former Baldwin County Sheriff...

Troopers confirm one dead in two vehicle wreck in Jackson County

A fatal crash is under investigation in Jackson County. Alabama State Troopers confirmed that one person died in a two-vehicle wreck on Hwy 71 at...

Former Madison County Sheriff’s investigator pleads guilty to sex abuse of minor, sentenced to 1-year probation

Former Madison County Sheriff’s Office investigator Roland Campos pleaded guilty to a second-degree sex abuse charge Thursday and was sentenced to a...

24 jailed, 50 guns seized in sweet targeting violent criminals in south Alabama

The effort, "Operation Focused Remedy," was led by the U.S. Attorney's Office, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives...

Boaz officer flipped vehicle during pursuit, search for driver underway near Turnpike Road

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. – A law enforcement officer flipped his service vehicle during a pursuit on Thursday. Authorities confirm that a person attempted a...

Sexual misconduct by doctors: Alabama law keeps patients in the dark

Most other states give information on a doctor's criminal convictions, medical malpractice or hospital disciplinary actions. Not Alabama. Dr....

A day in the life of a school resource officer

Dothan city students were back in school Wednesday and walking the halls with them was their school resource officer. “School violence is a very...

Teen dies in overnight Schillinger Road crash

Nineteen-year-old Ja'Christopher Treleono McCants of Eight Mile died as the result of an overnight crash on Schillinger Road, accodring to the...

Former Alabama narcotics officer indicted on 13 felony computer tampering, ethics charges

Steven Ziaja allegedly used a confidential state database to find information on 12 different individuals.