Juvenile in Custody After Shooting in Brighton

On Monday, February 28, 2022, Jefferson County Detectives conducted an investigation into a homicide that was reported around 9:30 AM.  The body of a deceased male, who had suffered multiple gunshot wounds, was located in a wooded area off of Oak Ridge Circle in...

Body Found in Brighton

At approximately 9:30 AM this morning, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies were notified of a body located in the woods in Brighton.  According to reports, the currently unidentified body of a male was located in the woods near Oak Ridge Road.  The victim was...

Burglar Caught After Fleeing from Deputies

On Saturday, February 19, 2022 at approximately 7:20 AM, deputies from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office received information that a pickup truck was backed up at the old Hillview Elementary School in the 1500 block of Cherry Avenue.  It was reported that a...

Person Lying in Roadway Struck by Vehicle

At approximately 6:20 PM on Monday, February 14, 2022, Jefferson County Sheriff’s were dispatched to investigate a call of a person lying in the roadway on Shannon Road near Old Highway 150, just outside of the Bessemer City limits.  A few minutes later, a...

One Killed and One Injured in Automobile Accident

Around 9:45 PM on Sunday, January 30, 2022, Jefferson County Deputies were advised of an automobile accident involving a pickup truck that had left the roadway in the 1700 block of Alliance Road in western Jefferson County.  The truck was occupied by two males.  The...