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Two Former Dallas Co. Law Enforcement Officers Find Themselves on the Wrong Side of the Law

From the West Alabama Newsroom– A corrections officer at the Dallas County Jail is arrested. And a former Dallas County deputy pleads guilty to stealing — and using his position fro personal gain. Forty-nine year old Derrick Washington of Selma was fired from his job as a jailer — and is now facing criminal charges — after being caught trying…

One Person Dead in Crash Involving Macon County Deputy

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is investigating a fatal crash involving a Macon County Deputy. ALEA State Troopers say the wreck happened Tuesday, January 20, around 5:30 PM. The crash between a Macon County Deputy and civilian vehicle occurred at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Highway and Lake Street in Tuskegee. A passenger in the civilian vehicle died…

First Responders: Hugh Ratsch with Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Named ‘First Responder of the Year’

We’re showing appreciation today for those who usually don’t get noticed for their work. Deputy Hugh Ratsch with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is this year’s ‘First Responder Hero of the Year.” Ratsch, a fairly new deputy, has gone above and beyond to help the people of Montgomery County several times in the past year. He’s a servant who said…

Deputy Shoots & Kills Suspect north of Pensacola

Officials say he pointed his weapon at a deputy

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) – Authorities say a sheriff deputy has shot and killed an armed man in Florida after he pointed his firearm at the officer. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office said in a Saturday statement that deputies were told the gunman was threatening to kill another family member in a rural area north of Pensacola. The suspect did not…

Man Faces Charges After Allegedly Assaulting Deputy

A man is in custody and facing charges after a deputy was allegedly assaulted at a Montgomery apartment complex. Captain George Beaudry with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy was serving an eviction notice at the Birchwood Apartment complex when a domestic dispute took place nearby. When the deputy tried to intervene, Beaudry says the deputy was assaulted. The…