Troy Police Department

Suspect Identified in Troy Stabbing Death

Jeremy Jarrod James At 10:35 am on May 13, the Troy Police Department responded to a welfare concern in the 100 block of Glenwood Avenue. When officers arrived, they entered the residence and found the resident deceased inside her home. The resident has been identified as 29-year-old Whitney Blair Sanders of Troy. Ms. Sanders’ body was taken to the Alabama…

Second Subject Arrested in the Troy Murder of Xezabeya Grandberry

Edward Paul Wallenmaier UPDATE: A second subject, Edward Paul Wallenmair, has been arrested  for the murder of Xezabeya Grandberry. The Troy Police Department is conducting a death investigation that happened in the 3700 block of U.S. 29 South on May 1st. Officers responded to a report of a man down just after 7:00 a.m. When officers arrived, they found Grandberry’s…

Church Safety: A Primary Focus for Law Enforcement

An active shooter can strike at any time, including at church. That’s why Pike County law enforcement held a 2020 Church Safety Summit at First Baptist Church of Troy on Saturday. More than 400 people of fifty five churches from Pike and surrounding counties signed up for the training course. The two-part summit was taught by the Shelby County Sheriff’s…

Family Files Lawsuit Against Troy Police Officers From 2017 Incident

A Pike County family is suing five former and current officers of Troy Police Department for damages, resulting from a 2017 incident. It was a story that gained national attention. Ulysses Wilkerson and his mother Angela Williams are seeking recovery of medical costs they say resulted from Wilkerson being beaten by the officers. Wilkerson was 17-years-old at the time of…

“Keep Vehicles Secure,” Troy Police Department Warns

The Troy Police Department is investigating a series of car break-ins the Troy Country Club neighborhood. Lieutenant Bryan Weed of the Troy Police Department says thieves are stealing a wide range of items from vehicles. “Anything, from just change, we’e had credit cards and debit cards taken that have been left in vehicles and then, firearms,” Weed says. The break-ins…

Troy Community Remembers Fallen Police Officers

41, 055- That’s the number of shifts that have taken place since a law enforcement officer last lost his is life while working in Troy. It was the policemen who sacrificed their lives that were remembered at Troy’s annual Police Memorial Ceremony on Wednesday. “They’re never going to be forgotten,” Lieutenant Bryan Weed of the Troy Police Department says. “As…

Three Charged with Falsifying Cough Syrup Prescription

Three Georgia residents are in the Pike County jail after trying to forge prescriptions for cough syrup. The Troy Police Department says the three individuals entered into four local pharmacies attempting to purchase prescription cough syrup before being arrested. “They were successful at one pharmacy and attempted it at several others,” Lieutenant Bryan Weed says. Jameel Marquis Davis, Malik Bobby…

Troy Police Charge Tallassee Man With Rape

Troy Police have charged Richard Alexander Davidson, 20, of Tallassee with rape 1st degree. Davidson is accused of raping a 20-year-old woman at a residence in the 100 block of Nat Avenue on March 24. After interviewing the victim at Troy Regional Medical Center, authorities say they collected several items as evidence that are being examined at the Alabama Department…

Prescription Drug Drop Box Now Located in Troy

Residents in pike county are now offered a safer way to get rid of old medications and prescription drugs. The Troy Police Department and Alabama Cooperative Extension System are efforting ways to get prescription drugs, including opioids, off the streets A prescription medicine drop box has been placed inside the police station to help fight a major problem. Police officials…

Registered Sex Offender Charged in Troy Woman’s Murder

The Troy Police Department says a registered sex offender has been charged in the September 2018 disappearance and murder of 33-year-old Katherine Louis Davis. Bruce Earl Bogan, 50, of Troy is charged with murder. Davis was reported missing September 26 and her body was found three days later in wooded area on Pike County Road 1128. Troy Police Chief Randall…