Crime

DeKalb County uses DNA to solve 2016 Burglary

PHOTO: Patsy Goins Dodd, 53 of Pisgah, matched DNA left at the crime scene. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office)  By Staff Reports

DeKalb County K-9 Unit finds meth, pills, and pistol

PHOTO: James McMurry, 55 of Athens and Grant Taylor, 43 of Albertville were found to be in procession of drugs

Student stabbed this morning at Ider High School

PHOTO: A teenager was stabbed this morning after an altercation in the school gymnasium. (Ider High School) By Tyler Pruett,

DeKalb County expands Special Response Team (SRT)

PHOTO: DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris swears in new members of the Special Response Team. (DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office) By Staff

Fort Payne Police Report, Monday, Jan. 23 – Thursday, Jan. 26

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Monday, January

Fort Payne Police Report, Friday, Jan. 20 – Sunday, Jan. 22

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Friday, Jan.

Cherokee Co. Sheriff releases additional details on fugitive suicide

PHOTO: On Wednesday, a standoff ended in Cherokee County with a fugitive from Tennessee committing suicide. (Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office)  By

Fort Payne Police Report, Monday, Jan. 16 – Thursday, Jan. 19

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Monday, January

Fort Payne Police Report, Friday, Jan. 13 – Sunday, Jan. 15

 By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Friday, Jan.

Crossville man arrested on Rape charges after Tinder Meet-up

PHOTO: Jeffrey Scott Vanherreweghe, 23 of Crossville, Alabama was arrested by the Indiana State Police and charged with Rape, Criminal Confinement,