Former Florence Police Evidence Custodian arrested

Lauren A. Ezell

FLORENCE- A former civilian employee of the Florence Police Department has been arrested after a Lauderdale county grand jury issued an 119 count indictment for theft involving police evidence.


Authorities search for missing man

Stacy L. Rester

Florence police are asking the public for help in locating a missing person; Stacy L. Rester, 52, of Florence was last seen on 3-5-17 in the area of E. Limestone Street.


Weeden SRO Johnson set to retire

School Resource Officer Janice Johnson

Congratulations from the Shoals Insider to Janice Johnson for her 30 years of service to the Florence Police Department.


Florence woman arrested after altercation with taxi driver


FLORENCE-Gina Oliver, 24, of Florence was arrested late Monday night following an altercation with a taxi driver.


Do you know this man? Florence police looking for suspected car burglar

Do you recognize this man? The Florence Police Department would like to speak with this man about a car that was recently burglarized.


Police asking public for help identifying suspects

FLORENCE–These two, who police are trying to identify, are suspects in a theft case that spans from Muscle Shoals to Florence to Athens.


Florence Mugshots for 9.27.2016


Florence police arrest suspected car thief

Robert Eugene Brewer (FPD)

FLORENCE–(SHOALS INSIDER)– Authorities in Florence quickly apprehended a suspected car thief just a few hours after it was reported stolen.


Florence Mugshots Through 8.15.2016

Birth Date: 11/29/89Booking Number: A1603391Agency: FPDInmate Name: BEANE, MICHAEL CTime/Date Offense Area Statute Court Crime Class19:50:00 08/15/16 Public Intoxication 1B 13A-11-10 4299 MUN VI19:50:00 08/15/16 Disorderly Conduct 1B 13A-11-7 5311 MUN CM

Birth Date: 12/09/95Booking Number: A1603385Agency: FPDInmate Name: BATES, CAMERON LTime/Date Offense Area Statute Court Crime Class16:00:00 08/15/16 Contempt of Court 13A-10-2 […]

Robbery Suspects Run Out of Gas


Corey Surratt and Austin Hayes

On Sunday morning, officers responded to a reported robbery in Oak Hills Subdivision. The victim stated Corey Surratt picked him up to go and get breakfast.