Gov. Kay Ivey tweeted that Lowndes County Sheriff John Williams had been "tragically killed" in the line of duty and that she offered her prayers and sympathy to his family and the county sheriff's department.

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22 February 2020
Huntsville Police are investigating a shooting on Williamsburg Drive on Saturday night that left one person dead.​
Four people suffered non-life threatening injuries. A fifth person, 25-year-old Fredrick Asher, died.
Four people were shot and a fourth was shot-and-killed after a fight at a Birmingham club Saturday, according to Birmingham police.
Photos of the suspect in the shooting death of Lowndes County Sheriff Big John Williams are released by Monroe County Sheriff's Office2 month ago
Photos of the suspect in the shooting death of Lowndes County Sheriff Big John Williams are released by Monroe County Sheriff's Office
18-year-old suspect in custody after fatal shooting of Alabama sheriff John Williams2 month ago
18-year-old suspect in custody after fatal shooting of Alabama sheriff John Williams
2 month ago
Gov. Kay Ivey tweeted that Lowndes County Sheriff John Williams had been "tragically killed" in the line of duty and that she offered her prayers and sympathy to his family and the county sheriff's department.
2 month ago
An Alabama sheriff was fatally shot Saturday evening in a community near the state’s capital, authorities announced, and an 18-year-old suspect was taken into custody after an hourslong manhunt.
2 month ago
An Alabama sheriff was fatally shot Saturday evening in a community near the state’s capital, authorities announced, later saying they were seeking a man considered to be a “serious risk” who may be traveling on foot.
3 month ago
The Mobile Police Department launched a homicide investigation after Matthew Wiser, 39, was found at his home in the 3400 block of Gaillard Road in West Mobile
Officer involved shooting outside North Birmingham apartment complex. One suspect injured.
Shooting investigation in Greensboro. Police confirm one man was shot multiple times around 11:30 Wednesday night. Officers found the victim in the front yard of a home on highway 25 south. He was flown by helicopter to UAB in critical condition. No arrests made
Three people are in custody after exchanging gunfire with Birmingham police officers Wednesday.
Madison County deputies are investigating an overnight shooting on Voekel Road
Man fatally shot over outcome of Alabama-LSU football game, police say; man charged with murder in the case3 month ago
Man fatally shot over outcome of Alabama-LSU football game, police say; man charged with murder in the case
The Tuscaloosa Police Department is looking for a gunman after a shooting
Birmingham police are investigating a shooting on 81st Street North near East Lake Park on Monday.
3 month ago
The Shelby County Sheriff's Office is investigating the deaths of two people inside an apartment.
3 month ago
Mobile police say 31-year-old Michael Beasley was killed in the parking lot of Alabama's Bar and Lounge on Airport Blvd.
3 month ago
Mobile police said one person is dead and the suspect was injured in a shooting in the parking lot of a bar on Airport Blvd
A woman in her 80s was injured in a house fire in Birmingham Friday
A person of interest was taken into custody after a man was injured in a shooting in west Montgomery Friday night.
37-year-old Timothy Lamar Hayes is being charged with capital murder in the Oct. 5 shooting death of 27-year-old Tremaine Markell Hutchinson
3 month ago
A Decatur couple is in the hospital recovering after a violent home invasion, but police say the man responsible is in law enforcement custody.​
Birmingham police identify suspect in shooting that left one man dead. 57-year-old Efrem Fulford, of Birmingham
The Birmingham Police Department says the victim was taken to a hospital for treatment, but there's no word on a condition at this time.
3 month ago
Rear-end collision leads to one death, multiple injuries in Clay County
A man is in UAB Hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was shot Wednesday night in Birmingham’s Collegeville neigborhood, police said.
On going structure fire on County Road 79 in Dale County.3 month ago
On going structure fire on County Road 79 in Dale County.
Police found what they believe to be 5-year-old Taylor Williams' body in the woods in Alabama, near where her mom Brianna is from.
Crime scene tape down this morning where human remains were found off of Highway 28. One @JSOPIO car watching the scene and the PoliceDemopolis command unit is here3 month ago
Crime scene tape down this morning where human remains were found off of Highway 28. One @JSOPIO car watching the scene and the PoliceDemopolis command unit is here
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