UPDATE: Missing 77 Year Old Found

Mr. Watkins was located late last night, 2/20/21 and is in good health.  He is now back with his family. Thank you to the public for helping us locate Mr. Watkins and to ALEA for their assistance in the search.

Narcotics Transaction Yields Two Arrests

At approximately 3:00 PM on Thursday, February 18, 2021, Jefferson County Deputies assigned to the Sheriff’s Neighborhood Enforcement Team witnessed what appeared to be a narcotics transaction taking place.  When deputies attempted to block the vehicles, one of...

Two Juveniles Injured by Gunfire in Centerpoint

At approximately 8:00 PM on Thursday, February 11, 2021, Jefferson County deputies responded to calls of a person shot near the intersection of 6th Street NW and 15th Court NW in Centerpoint.  Deputies arrived on scene to find a 16 year old juvenile suffering from a...