Latest News and Events

  • Wanted For Drug Trafficking

    Wanted For Drug Trafficking

    On July 9, 2019 Investigators with the Vice Division executed a search warrant in the 2100 block of Denton Road in reference to synthetic marijuana being sold in Dothan and Houston County. Investigators recovered approximately five and a half pounds …Read More »
  • Search Warrant Yields 2.5 Kilos of Meth

    Search Warrant Yields 2.5 Kilos of Meth

      The Dothan Police Department Vice Unit has executed a search warrant in the 1400 block of E. Selma Street, bringing an extensive investigation into methamphetamine being sold throughout Dothan and Houston County to a close. A search of the …Read More »
  • Federal Fugitive Arrested in Dothan

    Federal Fugitive Arrested in Dothan

    On July 11, 2019 The Dothan Police Department Vice Unit and the United States Marshals located and arrested 33 year Jimmy Lamar Berry of Monroe Street in Dothan. Berry was wanted by the US Marshals for Possession of a Firearm …Read More »
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  • Parents Charged with Manslaughter in Death of Two Year Old

    Parents Charged with Manslaughter in Death of Two Year Old

    On June 28, 2019 at approximately 7:30 P.M Dothan Police responded to a report of a two year old child inside of a vehicle not breathing. The officers responded to a residence in the 200 block of Lace Dr. in …Read More »

A Message from the Chief

Chief Steve Parrish

The Dothan Police Department is dedicated to professional excellence as an exemplary and CALEA accredited public safety agency. We are committed to establishing an environment in which members of the department and the community continue to grow together; seeking to be a catalyst for positive change through persistent, personalized and cost effective use of public safety resources. By embracing the values of pride, professionalism and integrity, we remain devoted to maintaining the public trust.

Steven L. Parrish
Chief of Police