Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson

Governor Ivey Offering $5,000 Rewards for Information in Two Unsolved Dallas County Murders

Gov. Kay Ivey has put up $5,000 rewards for information leading to the arrest and conviction in two unsolved killings. According to reports, Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson announced the rewards Friday in the 2015 slaying of 37-year-old Taffine Smith Berry and the 2020 slaying of 48-year-old Christopher Murphy. Both homicides occurred in Selma. Jackson says he hopes the…

Perry County School Board Member Donald Nichols Indicted on Rape Charge

Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson says Perry County School Board Member and former County Commissioner Donald Nichols, 66, was indicted Tuesday by a Dallas County grand jury on first-degree sexual abuse and attempted rape charges. Nichols was arrested for the alleged crime at his home in August. At the time, Dallas County Sheriff Mike Granthum said a woman told…

Suspected Arsonists Arrested in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– More arrests have been made in an arson investigation — following a fire that left a disabled Selma senior homeless. Dallas Co. District Attorney Michael Jackson says three people have now been arrested in connection with the case — and more arrests are possible. Twenty year old Dezmond Hall — and 17 year old Travis…

Teen Murder Suspect in Selma Certified as an Adult

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A Selma teen charged in the 2018 murder of a 20 year old Selma woman — will be tried as an adult. Dallas County District Attorney Michael Jackson said 17 year old Zechariah Brown is charged with murder — assault — and shooting into an occupied vehicle. Jackson said Brown — who was 15 at…