Scam Alert

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is alerting citizens in our area to be wary of scams and frauds.  The types of frauds and scams have increased and frequently target the elderly.  Some of the recent scams are spinning off the COVID 19 pandemic.  Scammers will try...

Deputies Investigate Shooting in Docena

On Sunday September 6, 2020 at 2:30am deputies received a call of shots fired in the 400 block of 7th Street in the Docena community.  Deputies arrived at that location and found a 20 year old woman suffering from a gunshot wound.  Deputies provided medical assistance...

Deputies Charge Man with Assault of Elderly Woman

  On Thursday September 3, 2020 at 4:06 pm, an alert patrol deputy driving on Gary Avenue near Valley Road in Fairfield observed a man beating a woman in the parking lot of a convenience store.  As the deputy approached he observed that the woman was unconscious...

UPDATE: COVID 19 Testing Results Confirm 1 Positive

On Friday June 12, 2020 the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office began to test inmates in the Jefferson County jail in Birmingham and Jefferson County jail in Bessemer for COVID 19.  Test were done for those inmates who wanted to be tested.  Our medical provider...