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Male Struck and Killed While Reportedly Sitting in Roadway

At 3:12 AM on August 1, 2021, Jefferson County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to the intersection of Queenstown Road and Alabama Boulevard on reports that a male was sitting in the middle of the roadway.  A few moments later, a second call was received from a...

Retired Deputy Arrested

On June 30, 2021, we were made aware of allegations of Sexual Abuse against a former Jefferson County Deputy Sheriff.  After a thorough investigation, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Division presented evidence to the Jefferson County District...

Adger Man Arrested for Holding Victim Captive

On July 25, 2021 at approximately 2:35 PM, Jefferson County deputies were dispatched to the 5000 block of Mud Creek Road in Adger to investigate reports of a person being held against their will.  Upon arrival, deputies made contact with 37-year-old, Joseph Ryan...

**UPDATE** Missing Hiker Located

Jefferson County Sheriff's Deputies resumed efforts to locate a hiker who went missing on Sunday.  At approximately 12:50 PM on Monday, Deputies located the missing female and were able to make verbal contact with her.  With assistance from Vestavia Police...

Jefferson County Deputies Searching for Missing Hiker

On Sunday, July 25, 2021, at approximately 7:30 PM, Jefferson County Deputies were dispatched to a location near Bone Dry Road in Kimberly to investigate a report of a missing person.  According to the caller, the two individuals had hiked to Gurley Creek from a...