- Have you purchased something on the internet and want to find a safe place to meet the seller? The Dothan Police Department has a place to do just that. The Department has a designated space in front of the police …Read More »
- On December 30, 2001, Sharon Mills, then 49 years old, went missing in Dothan. Sharon was officially reported missing by her husband, Dwight Mills. A month after she was reported missing, Sharon’s body was found across the Florida State line …Read More »
- On February 14, 2024, the Dothan Police Department received reports of a child with injuries to the head and face from a local doctor’s office. Investigators were called and began looking into how the injuries were caused. After the investigation, …Read More »
- On February 8, 2024, the Dothan Police Department received reports of a minor under the age of 18 who was observed with injuries to the face and legs. As a result of the investigation, the Special Investigations Unit charged Kasheca …Read More »
- The Dothan Police Department gets several calls about golf carts and other similar vehicles on the roadway every year. The rules for these vehicles can be confusing for both those driving and those having to maneuver around them. We have …Read More »
The goal of the Dothan Police Department is to provide a crime-free and safe environment through strategic policing, integrity, trust, transparency, respect, and strong community partnerships. We are dedicated to professional policing with our commitment to CALEA Accreditation and the highest level of training for our officers and staff. The Dothan Police Department is devoted to professionalism, courtesy and equal treatment of our citizens and guests under the law. As the Chief of Police for the City of Dothan, I willingly accept these responsibilities and hold myself accountable for their accomplishment.
William E. Benny
Chief of Police