ALEA’s Statement Concerning Thanksgiving Shootings at Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, Ala.

Emantic Bradford Jr. has been identified as the 21-year-old man shot

MONTGOMERY — The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) received a request Friday, Nov. 23, from Tenth Judicial Circuit District Attorney Mike Anderton to investigate two shooting incidents that occurred Thursday, Nov. 22, at the Riverchase Galleria in the Jefferson County, […]


In 2017, Alabama traffic statistics covered a 5 day period, which was from Friday, June 30, to Tuesday, July 4. In 2018, the below Alabama traffic statistics covered a total of 10 days, which was from Friday June 29, to Sunday, July 8.


Troopers Encourage Parental Involvement to Prevent Underage Use of Alcohol, Tobacco

MONTGOMERY – Summer has officially arrived. Teens are out of school, giving them more free time – often at home alone or with friends. What is to stop them from consuming alcoholic beverages and tobacco products?

“Parental involvement is key,” said Lt. Darick Wilson, an Agent with the State Bureau of Investigation’s Alcohol/Tobacco Enforcement […]

There’s Nothing Wrong with Playing during Spring Break – as Long as You Play it Safe

MONTGOMERY — Spring Break is all about relaxation and recreation, but the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) urges everyone to play it safe.


Troopers Investigate 31 Traffic Fatalities during Christmas-New Year’s Safety Initiative

Thirty-one individuals died in Alabama State Trooper-investigated traffic crashes during the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) 17-day campaign to promote traffic safety during the Christmas and New Year’s travel period.


Alabama Secretary of Law Enforcement Makes New Appointments

MONTGOMERY – Secretary of Law Enforcement Stan Stabler announced today, Dec. 2, Deputy Chief Susanna Capps and Robyn Bradley Bryan have joined the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Office of the Secretary.


Troopers Investigate 14 Traffic Deaths during Thanksgiving Travel Period

MONTGOMERY – Alabama State Troopers of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) investigated 14 traffic deaths during 2016’s five-day Thanksgiving travel period, which began at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, and ended at midnight Sunday, Nov. 27.


Woman Killed in Highway Accident


QUAD CITIES POST – A two-vehicle crash at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 4, has claimed the life of a Florence woman.




ALEA Stresses Traffic, Boating Safety During Memorial Day Weekend

Troopers also Participating in National Safe Boating Week and the Click It Or Ticket Initiative

[Montgomery, Ala.] — It’s time to wrap up another school year, celebrate high school and college graduations and kick off the summer with Memorial Day Weekend. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) would like to […]

Federal judge sentences Tuscaloosa man to 14 years in prison for receiving and possessing child pornography

Adam Shane Swindle (Photo courtesy of TCSD)

BIRMINGHAM – A federal judge this week sentenced a Tuscaloosa County man to 14 years in prison for receiving and possessing child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance, FBI Special Agent in Charge Roger C. Stanton and Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Acting Secretary Stan Stabler.


Alabama State Trooper delivers baby on HWY 72

Trooper Kesler with infant he delivered this morning on Hwy. 72 in Limestone County (Photo: ALEA)


LIMESTONE COUNTY-On Feb. 7 at approximately 6:40 a.m., an Alabama State Trooper stopped a vehicle driven by Danny Lowe for speeding on U.S. 72 in Limestone County.


State investigates local cattle mutilations

FLORENCE – Special Agents with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Agricultural and Rural Crime Unit (ARCU), in conjunction with Tennessee Agriculture Investigators and Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office, are investigating a series of slaughtered calves being left on Lauderdale County roadsides. In each case, the calves appeared to have been processed for […]

Troopers donate used vests to Armor of God Project

Troopers with Armor of God founder Clint Reck

MUSCLE SHOALS-State Troopers or as they are more recently called ALEA (Alabama Law Enforcement Agency) on Friday, Jan. 8, donated 38 ballistic vests to the Muscle Shoals-based non-profit organization Armor of God Project. Since 2009, Armor of God Project has distributed more […]

OCR Issues Report, Finds Alabama Agency Failed to Properly Recruit, Hire and Retain Female Troopers

WASHINGTON- The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) has issued a compliance review report finding that the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Department of Public Safety (DPS) did not provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to female trooper applicants and female troopers. On January 1, 2015, DPS […]