A two-vehicle crash involving a Keller ambulance that occurred at approximately 9:25 p.m. Saturday, March 23, has claimed the life of a Blountsville man.

According to State Troopers, Sidney L. Canada II, 33, was fatally injured when the disabled 2003 Honda VT600 motorcycle that he was on was struck by the 2017 Ford […]


Authorities arrested three people after finding a cache of contraband during a traffic stop.


Muscle Shoals man dies in truck crash

MUSCLE SHOALS–Two trucks collided early this morning claiming the life of a Muscle Shoals man.


Florence man dies in single-vehicle crash

LAUDERDALE COUNTY-– Authorities say a single vehicle crash Friday night, November 10, has claimed the life of a Florence man.


Troopers to begin enforcing new Uninsured Motorists Law on Wednesday, Nov. 1

MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is set to begin enforcing the Alabama Mandatory Liability Insurance Law (Act#2016-361). Last year, during the 2016 legislative session, the law was passed and signed by the Governor to mandate all Alabama motorists have liability insurance. Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 1, those who choose to drive without liability […]

Woman dies in crash

WINSTON COUNTY–A single-vehicle crash at 9:20 a.m. Saturday, May 13, has claimed the life of a Lynn woman.


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.


Madison Mayor’s wife reportedly doing 103 mph before DUI arrest

Julie Finley (Madison County Jail photo)

MADISON-State Troopers arrested the wife of newly elected Madison Mayor Paul Finley for DUI and reckless driving.


Two Colbert County Men Plead Guilty to Shipping Meth Via U.S. Mail

Methamphetamine, Pot, and Currency seized during the investigation

BIRMINGHAM – A Colbert County man pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to charges related to an attempt to ship about a pound of methamphetamine from Los Angeles to the Colbert County town of Leighton using the U.S. Mail, announced U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance […]

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.


Tuscumbia woman dies in two-vehicle crash

A two-vehicle crash at 2:10 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21, has claimed the life of a Tuscumbia woman.


Troopers Seek Motorists’ Support to Prevent Thanksgiving Weekend Traffic Crashes

It’s not uncommon for motorists to travel hundreds of miles to enjoy Thanksgiving. But celebrating the holiday is the last thing anybody wants to do if they or those they love are involved in a traffic crash en route.


‘Operation Southern Impact’ Targets Those Who Exploit Children by Using the Internet

Montgomery, AL – A total of 31 people were arrested during a mutually coordinated operation between Georgia and Alabama law enforcement agencies. Operation Southern Impact targeted persons who sexually exploit children by using the Internet. In Alabama, 11 people have been arrested during Operation Southern Impact. Those arrested in Alabama were charged with crimes […]

Florence man dies in early morning crash

FLORENCE–Authorities tell the Shoals Insider, a single-vehicle crash this morning claimed the life of a Florence man.


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 […]

Police say former mental patient kills two in Hamilton, faces capital murder charges

HAMILTON– The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA)’s State Bureau of Investigation (SBI), on Wednesday, Feb. 10, responded to the scene of an active shooter and subsequent double homicide in Marion County. The homicides occurred in separate locations in downtown Hamilton.


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 […]