Suspect in Double Homicide Captured

On February 28th, deputies with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office and agents from the U.S. Marshals Taskforce received information on the location of Leon Walker, Jr.  Walker is the suspect in the December 11, 2023 shooting deaths of 19-year-old Louis Craig...

Teen Killed in Head On Collision

Around 12:00 PM yesterday, deputies with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s were alerted of a crash that occurred near the intersection of Mount Olive Road and Warrior Jasper Road.  Upon arrival deputies found a pickup truck and a Chevrolet work truck that appeared...

Arrest Made in 2023 Homicide

Detectives with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office have made an arrest in a September 10, 2023 homicide.  On that day, deputies were alerted to shots being fired in the area of Dewey Heights Road in Northeast Jefferson County around 3:00 PM.  Upon arrival...

Public’s Assistance Sought in ATM Theft

Just before 4:00 AM on February 12th, deputies were dispatched to the 1600 block of Forestdale Plaza to investigate a report of a stolen ATM.  After reviewing evidence, it was determined that the thieves used a garbage truck and a chain to uproot the ATM from its...

One in Custody for Death of Toddler

Around 8:15 PM on Saturday, February 17th, Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the emergency room of UAB Medical Center West to investigate a child who had been brought in with multiple bodily injuries.  The toddler was pronounced deceased upon...