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  • Traffic Fatality on South Oates

    Traffic Fatality on South Oates

    On November 22nd, Dothan Police were dispatched to a vehicle accident in the 3900 block of South Oates Street. A vehicle travelling North on South Oates Street attempted to make a left hand turn onto Alabaster Drive. This vehicle pulled …Read More »
  • Man Charged with Possession of Child Pornography

    Man Charged with Possession of Child Pornography

    On June 10, 2020, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children sent a tip to the Alabama Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force about an individual possessing and disseminating child pornography in the City of Dothan.  The Special …Read More »
  • Former Daycare Worker Arrested for Abusing Children

    Former Daycare Worker Arrested for Abusing Children

    On October 28, 2020, the Dothan Police Department was made aware of allegations of child abuse by a former daycare worker at a local daycare.  The Special Investigations Unit began an investigation into the allegations.  The results of the  investigation …Read More »
  • Mother Charged with Aggravated Child Abuse

    Mother Charged with Aggravated Child Abuse

    On October 23, 2020, a Dothan Police School Resource Officer was notified by a local school faculty member that a 5 year old was having a medical issue that was potentially caused by an individual.  The juvenile was taken to …Read More »
  • Traffic Accident Arrest Made

    Traffic Accident Arrest Made

    On October 1, 2020, Dothan Police Department Traffic Investigators responded to a motor vehicle crash that occurred on Parramore Rd. The crash, which involved two vehicles, resulted in the death of Kayla Metcalf, severe injuries to three juveniles in her …Read More »