Derrick Cunningham

Montgomery Co. Sheriff to Offer Drive-Through Halloween Event

Montgomery County Sheriff Derrick Cunningham – Photo from Montgomery Co. Sheriff’s Office Montgomery County Sheriff Derrick Cunningham has announced that his office will offer a Halloween event for children this year that is designed to protect people from coronavirus. On Halloween night, Saturday, October 31, there will be a drive-through trick-or-treating event at Garrett Coliseum. The event is for children…

Commission Unanimously Passes Hazard Pay for Certain Essential County Employees

The Montgomery County Commission unanimously voted to increase hourly wages for certain essential county employees. Sheriff Derrick Cunningham asked the commission in April for an extra $2.50 per hour to be added to the pay for those that qualify for hazardous duty pay. Sheriff Cunningham said the pay was needed to address the effects of COVID-19, such as compensating the…

Montgomery Co. Sheriff Derrick Cunningham Addresses Protests Across the U.S.

Thousands of people have been arrested, as protests continue around the country in the wake of the death of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Many of the protests have turned violent and destructive.. Alabama News Network spoke with local law enforcement to get their reaction to what’s happening across the nation. Montgomery County Sheriff Derrick Cunningham says officers…

Should parents find out where their kids go by using spyware?

Your Community This Week--tomorrow morning at 9:00 AM on ABC 32

Montgomery County Sheriff Derrick Cunningham talks with us about crime—and punishment–and raising kids too. Including questions about parents searching their child’s room…..and using tracking software to follow where they go! The Sheriff says he still looks into his daughter’s room and car…and she’s in her 20’s! Our other guest is the Infectious Diseases director at Montgomery outreach, Dr. Carlos Reyes-Sacin….