Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office

Award Presented to Montgomery County Corporal as “CrimeStopper Officer of the Year”

Corporal Mike Morrow – Photo from Central Alabama CrimeStoppers Corporal Mike Morrow – Photo from Central Alabama CrimeStoppers Corporal Mike Morrow – Photo from Central Alabama CrimeStoppers Corporal Mike Morrow – Photo from Central Alabama CrimeStoppers Central Alabama CrimeStoppers is continuing to recognize law enforcement officers of the year. This is for outstanding service during 2020. Corporal Mike Morrow has…

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…

Update: Body Found at Alabama River Bridge Near Prattville Identified

UPDATE: Montgomery police say the body found near U.S. Highway 31 at the Alabama River bridge has been identified as that of 27-year-old Joshua Thompson of Montgomery. Police say it appears Thompson was shot and killed in Montgomery. This is Montgomery’s 53rd homicide of the year. If you have a tip that could help police make an arrest, call CrimeStoppers…

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…

Man Suspected of Pouring Scalding Hot Liquid on Family Member Wanted by Police

The Montgomery Sheriff’s Office has notified CrimeStoppers of a subject wanted for felony Domestic Violence warrants. Alnekeo Davis is wanted for Domestic Violence Assault 1st degree. Davis reportedly caused serious physical injury by means of a scalding liquid thrown on the victim, who was a family member. If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Alnekeo Davis, please immediately…

1 Dead, 2 Injured in Hope Hull Shooting

One person is dead and two more injured after a shooting occurred in Hope Hull. Shortly before 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office reported multiple injuries in the 100 block of Vista Del Verde Drive. According to Captain George Beaudry, one man and a child suffered from non-life threatening injuries. MCSO reported the incident on Facebook asking…

Authorities Searching for Missing Man with Medical Condition

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing man. Joseph Anthony Carr IV was last seen on Thursday, January 25, at his residence near Wares Ferry Road and Old Atlanta Highway. Carr has medical conditions that require special equipment to survive, which authorities say he does not have in his possession. He was last seen in his silver,…

Protecting Your Holiday Haul From Thieves

Law enforcement issues a warning to all holiday gift recipients out there: be careful what you put in your trash

The aftermath of Christmas  sits on the curbs of many homes across Montgomery. Turns out, the boxes from your pricey presents can make you a target, and your trash could become a treasure for wannabe, drive-by thieves. “You start looking at criminals, they’re looking for the opportunity,” said Montgomery County Sheriff Derrick Cunningham. “When they drive by your house, they…

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…