Taking Action Against Crime

Montgomery Co. Sheriff's Department Looking for Theft Suspect

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public's help to find a suspect wanted in connection with multiple theft cases. James Beecham, 35, is wanted for active Theft of Property warrants. He will be charged with two counts of Theft of Property…

Escaped Inmate from Alabama Prison

The Alabama Department of Department of Corrections says an inmate has escaped from the Hamilton Work Release in Marion County. Ryan Paul Sproul is said to have escaped at approximately 2:14 a.m Tuesday…

Pretrial Hearing Held for Mike Hubbard

A judge will hold a pretrial hearing on indicated house speaker Mike Hubbard's claim of prosecutor misconduct. The hearing Tuesday will focus on claims from Hubbard's lawyers that prosecutors broke legal and…

Four People Injured in Nightclub Shooting

Authorities say they're investigating a shooting at a west Alabama nightclub that left four people injured. Greene county Sheriff's Lt. Jeremy Rancher says three women and a man were injured in a shooting at a nightclub early Sunday morning. Authorities…

Pike Road Convenience Store Robbed at Gun Point

A suspect is on the loose after an armed robbery at a Pike Road Convenience Store. The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office says an unknown male held the clerk at gun point while taking an undetermined amount of money. It happened at around 7:35 Sunday…

Teen Arrested For Andalusia Murder

A suspicious death investigation in Andalusia is now a murder investigation, and an arrest has already been made. 18 year old Diamond Crittenden is now charged with the murder of 81 year old Charles Taliaferro. Andalusia police responded Saturday, February…

Alabama Woman Convicted in Girl's Running Death Dies

An Alabama woman serving life without parole in her granddaughter's running death has died. A prison spokesman says 50-year-old Joyce Hardin Garrard died Friday, five days after being stricken at the state's women's prison. The cause of death wasn't immediately…

Auburn Man Faces Child Pornography Charges

An Auburn man has been arrested and charged with possessing child pornography. Phillip D. Brantley, 22-years old, is charged with five felony counts of possession of child pornography. Auburn police say they launched the investigation after obtaining information from the…

Alabama Man Sentenced to Death for Murder of Pregnant Wife

A Marshall County judge has sentenced a north Alabama man to death for the second time in the 2009 death of the pregnant wife. Al.com reports (http://bit.ly/20sXG0V ) that Circuit Judge Tim Riley resentenced 36-year-old Jessie Phillips on Friday. Phillips…

Alabama Power Warns Customers of Recent Scams

Alabama Power is warning its customers to be on high alert. They say someone is trying to scam people across the state. Alabama Power says there's several scams that's affected several customers across the state, including Montgomery. Alabama Power Managers say scammers…

Two Teen Girls Killed in Arizona High School Shooting

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Police say two female students died in a shooting at a high school in a Phoenix suburb. Glendale Officer Tracey Breeden told reporters Friday that both victims were 15-year-old girls and were shot once. She says…

Police Officer Saves the Life of 71-Year Old Stab Victim

A Florence police officer has been credited with saving the life of a man who says his 71-year-old wife stabbed him multiple times and then sprayed him with paint. Florence Police Chief Ron Tyler tells news outlets that the unidentified…

Vehicle Stolen by Suspects Driving Stolen Vehicle

Multiple police agencies in the area are investigating a car theft in Prattville. On Friday, February 5 around 9:10 AM, a red 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Pick-Up Truck with Alabama license plate 29AS590 was stolen. It was taken from a gas pump at…

MoneyGram to Pay Restitution for Fraudulent Wire Transfers

Attorney General Luther Strange today announced a settlement with Dallas-based MoneyGram Payment Systems, Inc. The settlement resolves a multistate investigation which focused on complaints of consumers who used MoneyGram’s wire transfer service to send money to third parties involved in schemes to defraud consumers.…

Wife of Man Charged in Hot SUV Death Wants Divorce

A lawyer says the wife of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son to die in a hot SUV is seeking a divorce. Attorney Lawrence Zimmerman said in an emailed statement that Leanna Harris has filed for…

Third Suspect Arrested in 2015 Homicide

Montgomery Police have arrested a third suspect in a 2015 homicide investigation. 18-year-old Jaderrian Hardy of Montgomery has been charged with one count of capital murder in the murder 18-year-old Brandon Brown of Montgomery. Hardy was charged Tuesday in the Montgomery County…

Pringle Convicted of 2013 Murder of His Cousin

District Attorney Daryl Bailey announces that 25 year old Nicktavus Pringle of Montgomery was convicted of Murder by a Montgomery County Jury this afternoon. The jury convicted Pringle for the murder of his cousin Demarcus Pringle. Demarcus Pringle was Montgomery’s 40th homicide…

Two Dead in Murder-Suicide Shooting

Police say a man shot his former girlfriend to death then killed himself in a central Alabama neighborhood. Trussville police Capt. Jeff Bridges told multiple news outlets that 26-year-old Brittaney Owens and 29-year-old Troy Green were found in separate vehicles…

Two People Dead Following Law Office Shooting

A man accused of fatally shooting two people at a west Alabama law firm and a nearby accounting office has been charged with two counts of capital murder. Marion County District Attorney Jack Bostick says 67-year-old Donny Miller and 61-year-old…

MPD: Shooting Victim Not Critical

Montgomery Police say a person who was shot in the city overnight received injuries that were not life-threatening. Officers went to the shooting scene on East Patton Avenue, off Norman Bridge Road, around 11 o'clock. More on the story during…

Second Annual Missing Person's Day Starts Tomorrow

Tomorrow will be  Alabama's second annual missing person's day.. For Law Enforcement the hope is to find answers for Alabama families with missing loved ones. The event brings law enforcement and family…

Eight People Arrested in Tallapoosa Co. Drug Investigation

Eight people have been arrested in a massive drug investigation conducted in Tallapoosa County. Officials say the investigation began with a complaint about possible drug activity near Benjamin Russell High School. A lengthy investigation, which included controlled buys from the…

Features

The Morning Pledge

Golden Apple

Positively Alabama

What’s Right with Your Community

Faith Matters

TV Schedule