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Showing posts with label Huntsville Police Department (HPD). Show all posts
Showing posts with label Huntsville Police Department (HPD). Show all posts

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Is Huntsville a safe city?


Is Huntsville a safe city?


Article Excerpt: "... There are just three months left in 2018 and Huntsville Police responded to 26 criminal homicides already this year. This past weekend five people were murdered. One of those murder ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

DUI charge dropped against Huntsville police officer


DUI charge dropped against Huntsville police officer


Article Excerpt: "... had two open bottles of whiskey in his personal vehicle. Both he and the driver of the other vehicle were taken to a hospital after the wreck. Prosecutors asked to drop the DUI charge Friday, stating that Mitchell had completed a substance abuse program and had agreed to pay court costs and a bond fee of $100 ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Huntsville Police refuse sheriff’s office request to take over controversial Klonowski murder case


Huntsville Police refuse sheriff’s office request to take over controversial Klonowski murder case


Article Excerpt: "...took nearly two days for the case to be called a homicide. Investigators believe Klonowski had been shot multiple times in the back of the head a few days before the body was discovered. In the weeks before his death, Klonowski became increasingly vocal in his criticism of the Madison County Sheriff's Office after his friend, Robert Bryant, was beaten and bloodied during a traffic stop in 2012. Former deputy Justin Watson was sentenced to three years ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The Huntsville Police Department has seen a recent increase in card skimmers


Card skimmer scams strike Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "...In the past week the Huntsville Police Department has seen a significant increase in the amount of card skimmers on gas pumps throughout the city... HPD said some criminals put a skimmer on the inside. To catch those look for a broken piece of inspection tape on the pump..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Monday, March 26, 2018

Huntsville Police Department officer involved in head-on accident Monday morning


HPD officer involved in wreck


Article Excerpt: "... The two SUVs hit head-on, according to police. Police said the officer and the driver of the other ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Friday, March 23, 2018

Huntsville police officer booked on DUI charge Thursday following weekend crash


Huntsville police officer jailed on DUI charge following weekend crash


Article Excerpt: "... a 22-year-old policeman, was arrested on a DUI warrant today by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. Mitchell has been released from the Madison County Jail on $1,000 bail ..."


Reference: www.al.com

Huntsville bomb squad responds to ticking package at Post Office in Madison


Huntsville bomb squad responds to ticking package in Madison


Article Excerpt: "... Investigators with the Madison police say around 4:30 a.m. on Friday U.S. Post Office employees notified police that a package at the post office had a ticking sound ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Huntsville Police officers save people from burning apartment building


Huntsville Police officers save people from burning apartment building


Article Excerpt: "... One man came out of his unit on fire, according to the officers. "I had to tell him sir, you're on fire. Stop drop and roll. He kinda looked at me real quick. He stop dropped and rolled and put the fire out himself, " Officer David Jones explained ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Police arrest suspect in downtown parking garage sexual attacks


Police arrest suspect in downtown parking garage sexual attacks


Article Excerpt: "... Toma Roderick Mastin, 24, was arrested and booked into the Madison County Jail Wednesday morning. He's charged with Public Lewdness. Police believe Mastin is the man in surveillance video ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Huntsville Police urge drivers to keep two hands on the wheel during traffic stop until instructed otherwise


Huntsville Police urge drivers to keep two hands on the wheel during traffic stop until instructed otherwise


Article Excerpt: "... It's common to try and find your license, registration and insurance information as soon as you are stopped. But, officers said wait for them to get to your window. "When an officer approaches your car, keep your hands visible," Lt. Bates advised. "As an officer, we're trained that if somebody's going to harm you, it's going to come from their hands." When an officer approaches your window, let him or her know if you have a weapon ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Huntsville Police Department is Now Hiring


Huntsville Police Department is Now Hiring


Article Excerpt: "... The Huntsville Police Department takes great pride in its officers and employees. The selection process for the position of police officer is an extremely detailed, intricate and lengthy process. The length of the process is dependent on the number of applicants involved. The projected duration of the process will be approximately six months from the date of the physical agility/ability test ..."


Reference: www.huntsvilleal.gov

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Shootout in Huntsville as groups exchange gunfire but no arrests have been announced


Groups exchange gunfire near Huntsville gas station, police say


Article Excerpt: "...There were two scenes. One was at the Citgo gas station on Patton Road. The other was across the street at C&S Fuels. No arrests have been announced ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Three arrested in large Madison County cocaine bust


Three arrested in large Madison County cocaine bust


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville police said Madison-Morgan County HIDTA Drug Task Force members searched homes on Stetson Drive in Huntsville and in the 2900 block of Pasture View Lane in Owens Cross Roads on Oct. 25. Police said drug agents found almost two pounds of cocaine, more than $22,000 in cash, prescription drugs and a handgun ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Before your kids dig in to the candy on Halloween night, here’s what you should look for


Before your kids dig in to the candy on Halloween night, here’s what you should look for


Article Excerpt: "... When going door to door, Lieutenant Stacey Bates with the Huntsville Police Department urges families to be aware of your surroundings. "Make sure you're in an area that's known to you,' said Bates. "Don't drop your kids off somewhere they're not familiar with, only go to the places you know that you know the people that live there.'..."


Reference: whnt.com

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

More shootings rock Huntsville - Four Shot


One person dead, three people injured in Huntsville shooting, Police investigating


Article Excerpt: "... 2200 block of Evans Avenue. Police then put crime scene tape around the street. There are dozens of bullet casings in the middle of the road. According to Huntsville Police, at least four people were taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Man charged with attempted murder after police shootout in Huntsville


Man charged with attempted murder after police shootout in Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "... Police say the driver exited his vehicle and fired shots at officers with a handgun. Officers returned fire, and the driver fled the area on foot. No one was injured. Officers chased the driver on foot but lost him in the area. Two male passengers left the area in the offender’s vehicle but were later located in the 3600 block of Kenard Avenue..."


Reference: www.wsfa.com

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Neighbors on alert after recent burglaries in Huntsville's Five Points area


Neighbors on alert after recent burglaries in Huntsville's Five Points area


Article Excerpt: "... Lt. Scott Hudson with the Huntsville Police Department said a brick thrown through the vehicle window, which "sounded like an explosion." Police said someone snatched a gun from the car ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Huntsville police to add more officers?


Huntsville police to add more officers?


Article Excerpt: "... Mayor Battle's proposal was introduced to city council during the September 8 council meeting. It includes 7 additional police officers and other items ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Huntsville STAC agents seize estimated $1M worth of drugs during raid, including edible marijuana “candy”


Huntsville STAC agents seize estimated $1M worth of drugs during raid, including edible marijuana “candy”


Article Excerpt: "...The search resulted in the seizure of 127 pounds of high-grade marijuana, 160 pounds of edible marijuana “candy,” psilocybin mushrooms, cocaine, a handgun, and over $6,000 in cash ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Sunday, August 14, 2016

$80,000 in pot seized; Huntsville man charged with trafficking


$80,000 in pot seized; Huntsville man charged with trafficking


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville police said they got more than 17 pounds of marijuana off the street with the arrest of a Huntsville man for drug trafficking ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com