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PHOTO: Police Officers from local departments receive instruction on human trafficking from former Federal Agent Rick Tate of the Alabama Human Trafficking Task Force. (Contributed Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com  FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Thursday, police officers from all

PHOTO: Charles Edward Murrell (52 of Fort Payne) was arrested for Menacing and Disorderly conduct after making threatening remarks about juveniles in his neighborhood.  (Fort Payne Police Department) By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — According to the Fort Payne Police Department:

PHOTO: Valley Head Police Chief Nick Welden addresses the DeKalb County Chiefs of Police Association at Kelly’s Kitchen yesterday. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — Yesterday, the DeKalb County Chiefs of Police Association

PHOTO: The Brink’s truck parked behind the Rainsville Police Department. The vehicle will be getting an overhaul; with new sirens and radio equipment, donated by the local community. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE,

PHOTO: The Rainsville Police Department has collected around 1000 coats for people in need to keep warm this winter. (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The entire DeKalb County community pitched in big

PHOTO: Rainsville Police Chief Kevin Smith conducts a review at the final classroom session of the second . (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com  RAINSVILLE, Ala. — The Rainsville Police Department is now accepting applications for their

PHOTO: Jason Goza, 31 of Collinsville was recently found in possession of crystal methamphetamine during a welfare check. (Collinsville Police Department) By Staff Reports  COLLINSVILLE, Ala. — According to the Collinsville Police Department: On December 3, 2017 Officer Ada Hamilton was dispatched to

PHOTO: Tammy Soard (47 of Bridgeport) and William Joel Soard (56 of Section) were arrested on drug charges at the Hess Motor Inn in Bridgeport. (Jackson County Sheriff’s Office)   By Staff Reports  BRIDGEPORT, Ala. — According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s

PHOTO: Adamsburg Christian Students conduct a presentation for law enforcement officers from around the county as part of their annual, ‘Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.’ (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com  FORT PAYNE, Ala. — On Friday, law

PHOTO: Rainsville Police Chief Kevin Smith with recent Citizen’s Police Academy graduates, Alex José, Saul José, Billy J. Whitt, Jeff Clements, and Betty Smith (Not Pictured: Denny Smith). (Tyler Pruett | Southern Torch) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com RAINSVILLE,