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STATE BUREAU OF INVESTIGATIONS TASK FORCE FORMED; WIGGINS APPOINTED COMMANDER
[Montgomery, Alabama]  Under the direction of Secretary of Law Enforcement Spencer Collier, and in partnership with legacy agency heads, law enforcement investigative efforts for the State of Alabama are now coll...
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Two Held at Gunpoint by Citizen, Both Arrested for Burglary on 16 October 2014, 08.02 by Staff in News
Two Held at Gunpoint by Citizen, Both Arrested for Burglary
On October 14, 2014, shortly after 6 pm, deputies responded to 167 State Road 85 (Laurel Hill) for a burglary in progress.  A witness saw one male suspect enter the closed convenience store known as Paradise Lott...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 10 02 on 08 October 2014, 13.14 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportSaturday 10 0486 Total Calls20 Medical Emergency25 Police Calls2 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportSaturday 10 04Booked In: 8Released: 4Total in Custody: 198Covington County Ja...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 10 03 on 08 October 2014, 13.05 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportFriday 10 0399 Total Calls14 Medical Emergency36 Police Calls1 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportThursday 10 02Booked In: 8Released: 9Total in Custody: 194Covington County Jail...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 10 02 on 07 October 2014, 08.29 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportThursday 10 0249 Total Calls9 Medical Emergency18 Police Calls0 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportThursday 10 02Booked In: 8Released: 11Total in Custody: 196Covington County Ja...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 10 01 on 07 October 2014, 08.17 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportWednesday 10 0192 Total Calls19 Medical Emergency37 Police Calls2 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportWednesday 10 01Booked In: 8Released: 11Total in Custody: 199Covington County ...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 09 30 on 07 October 2014, 08.08 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportTuesday 09 30115 Total Calls18 Medical Emergency40 Police Calls0 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportTuesday 09 30Booked In: 15Released: 7Total in Custody: 203Covington County Ja...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 09 29 on 30 September 2014, 14.08 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportMonday 09 2977 Total Calls15 Medical Emergency26 Police Calls1 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportMonday 09 29Booked In: 5Released: 8Total in Custody: 194Covington County Jail R...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 09 26 on 29 September 2014, 13.14 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportFriday 09 2668 Total Calls15 Medical Emergency25 Police Calls2 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportFriday 09 26Booked In: 5Released: 6Total in Custody: 199Covington County Jail R...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 09 28 on 29 September 2014, 12.23 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportSunday 09 2859 Total Calls11 Medical Emergency15 Police Calls1 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportSunday 09 28Booked In: 4Released: 2Total in Custody: 198Covington County Jail R...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 09 27 on 29 September 2014, 12.21 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportSaturday 09 2780 Total Calls19 Medical Emergency35 Police Calls0 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportSaturday 09 27Booked In: 2Released: 5Total in Custody: 196Covington County Ja...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 09 24 on 25 September 2014, 08.16 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportWednesday 09 2483 Total Calls14 Medical Emergency43 Police Calls1 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportWednesday 09 24Booked In: 5Released: 4Total in Custody: 201Covington County ...
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WCSO to Host First Jail Break Zombie 5K Fun Run on 24 September 2014, 17.31 by Staff in News
WCSO to Host First Jail Break Zombie 5K Fun Run
The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is excited to announce our first Jail Break Zombie Fun Run!!  The course for this race will have obstacles. When: November 1, 2014Where: Walton County Sheriff’s Office lo...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 09 21 on 24 September 2014, 17.27 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportSunday 09 2169 Total Calls16 Medical Emergency19 Police Calls4 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportSunday 09 21Booked In: 4Released: 5Total in Custody: 208Covington County Jail R...
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Covington County Media & Jail Report 09 20 on 23 September 2014, 11.28 by Staff in News
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Covington CountyMedia ReportSaturday 09 2068 Total Calls16 Medical Emergency31 Police Calls0 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportSaturday 09 20Booked In: 7Released: 3Total in Custody: 209Covington County Ja...
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Covington CountyMedia ReportFriday 09 1966 Total Calls20 Medical Emergency28 Police Calls0 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportFriday 09 19Booked In: 11Released: 11Total in Custody: 205Covington County Jail...
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Covington CountyMedia ReportThursday 09 1857 Total Calls8 Medical Emergency25 Police Calls6 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportThursday 09 18Booked In: 6Released: 8Total in Custody: 205Covington County Jai...
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Covington CountyMedia ReportWednesday 09 1778 Total Calls14 Medical Emergency35 Police Calls3 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportWednesday 09 17Booked In: 11Released: 9Total in Custody: 207Covington County ...
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Covington CountyMedia ReportTuesday 09 1662 Total Calls13 Medical Emergency20 Police Calls0 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportTuesday 09 16Booked In: 7Released: 9Total in Custody: 205Covington County Jail...
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Covington CountyMedia ReportMonday 09 1569 Total Calls23 Medical Emergency22 Police Calls0 Fire CallsCovington County Jail ReportMonday 09 15Booked In: 5Released: 10Total in Custody: 208Covington County Jail ...
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Monday, 19 November 2012 15:14

Families of BP victims see justice in plea deal

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“It’s not about the money.”

That was the succinct reaction from Keith Jones to the $4.5 billion plea agreement struck between BP and the U.S. Department of Justice to settle federal criminal charges from the 2010 Gulf oil spill.

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MOBILE, Alabama –- An attorney for convicted grant writer Janey Galbraith has objected to the U.S. Probation Office’s calculation of advisory sentencing guidelines that would send her to prison for at least three years and four months.

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Monday, 19 November 2012 14:27

Film says Glen Rogers killed Simpson, Goldman

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NEW YORK, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- A documentary to air on Investigation Discovery says serial killer Glen Rogers butchered Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman in Los Angeles in 1994.
Former football great and occasional actor O.J. Simpson was acquitted of killing his ex-wife and her friend. No one else has been tried for the double slaying. Simpson is now in prison for an unrelated armed robbery.

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Alabama's unemployment rate in October was 8.1 percent, according to a preliminary estimate released by the state's Department of Labor this morning, down 0.1 percentage points from the prior month.

"This month, everything worked out the way we wish it would always work out," Alabama Labor Commissioner Tom Surtees said in a statement. By that, the commissioner meant that Alabama's labor market saw three distinct changes, all in a positive direction.

Where art thou, Wonder Bread? No mas Ding Dongs? Will we ever get to taste  deep-fried Twinkies?

The Associated Press is reporting Friday that snack-food maker Hostess Brands is seeking permission from a bankruptcy court to go out of business, citing extended strikes at a dozen of the baker's 33 plants.

MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- A Montgomery man has been charged with aggravated child abuse after a 2-year-old family member was injured while in his care, according to Montgomery Police.

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Friday, 09 November 2012 09:29

Arrest Made in Bomb Threat

Written by Staff

Deputies and investigators with the Walton County Sheriff’s Office responded quickly today when they were dispatched to South Walton High School in reference to a possible bomb on campus.  At approximately 1 p.m., a white male entered South Walton High School and informed staff members there was possibly a bomb somewhere at the school. The suspect then ran out of the school as staff attempted to stop him.  Students were immediately evacuated and the school was placed on lockdown.  Eglin EOD was contacted and responded to the scene.  The school was cleared with negative findings.

The suspect was located a short time later by deputies and witnesses were able to identify him.  The suspect, Edwin Donald Campbell, 18, of Santa Rosa Beach, was detained and questioned by investigators.  Campbell admitted to making a false bomb threat, a second degree felony.  He will be transported and booked into the Walton County Department of Corrections.

Friday, 09 November 2012 09:24

DTF Makes Another Arrest

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Wednesday night, Drug Task Force Agents concluded a three-week undercover operation by arresting an Andalusia drug dealer. DTF Commander Mark Odom said that Hunter Ferrell Straughn, 23, was apprehended at a convenience store on Martin Luther King, Jr. Expressway by DTF and ABC Agents.
Agent Mitch Scofield led the investigation. Agent Scofield was able to make three different cases of Distribution of a Controlled Substance. Two of the buys were methamphetamine and the third Kalonapin, a schedule IV presciption pill.
"I am proud of the work Mitch did on this case. We had recieved information about Straughn selling narcotics in and around Andalusia for the past few months. We are happy to put him out of business." commented Commander Odom.
Straughn was booked into the Covington County Jail and was held on a $300,000 bond.
Commander Odom wished to thank the District 8 ABC Office for their assistance in the case.
Amanda Hart
22nd Judicial Drug Task Force

 

Tuesday, 10 July 2012 17:11

Lightning Strikes blamed for house fire.

Written by Eddie Lewis

Late Tuesday Afternoon Emergency personnel were dispatched to a call in the Carolina community on South Hwy 29. The initial reports were a Gas Line had been struck by lightning and was burning. As personnel began arriving it was reported that the House was fully involved with fire. Carolina Fire Department quickly began to fight the fire even as the rain and lightning around the area continued. The Fire engulfed the entire home and as it was burning small arms ammunition began going off due to the fire. A small explosion occurred as well but No injuries were reported. The Fire seems to have started when a Bolt of lightning struck the ground close to the home between a Large Tree and some smaller ones. The Ground that the lightning traveled was up routed and left several trenches across the front yard that were deep and dirt piled around them, these trenches went directly to the house where the gas meter was at and that seems to be where the fire started. The Home belongs to the Prestwoods and was fully destroyed. It was reported at the scene that the elderly resident was at home but vacated to a safe location awaiting the fire Department. Carolina Volunteer Fire Department, Hopewell Volunteer Fire Department, Wing Volunteer Fire Department, Advance EMS, Covington County Sheriffs Deputies, Southeast Alabama Gas District and Power South responded to the scene. No injuries reported to any personnel or residents.

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Today's meeting was very informative and I thank all that came including Rick Barber.Attendance was enogh to expand our core group as was our goal. Mr Barber is as real as they get and with him in Congress we will be properly represented. I Implore all that read this to go to vote Tuesday at the run off and give this patriot your support.

This one is driving the left crazy.  Expanding on “Gather your armies,” Rick sheds some light on how taking from one to give to another is a form of slavery and how we should never forget what has happened to other countries that weren’t able to keep their governments in check.

Rick Barber is a small business owner and a conservative Republican running for Congress in Alabama's 2nd Congressional District.

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