Police Department Contacts

Ralph Dawe
Chief of Police
Phone: 256.574.4468
Extension: 333
Email: rdawespd@scottsboro.org

Ron Latimer
Phone: 256.574.4468
Extension: 334
Email: rlatimer@scottsboro.org

Greg Godfrey
Captain of Patrol Division
Phone: 256.574.4468
Extension: 351

Barry Capps
Phone: 256.574.4468
Extension: 335
Email: bcappspd@scottsboro.org

Diane Capps
Office Manager
Phone: 256.574.4468
Extension: 331
Email: djohnspd@scottsboro.org

Daniel Pierce
Ordinance Enforcement
Phone: 256.574.4468
Extension: 336

Police Department


Police Department

The City of Scottsboro is located at an altitude of 652 feet in the northeast portion of Jackson County of the Great State of Alabama. It is approximately 45 miles east of Huntsville, Alabama and approximately 60 miles west of Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Scottsboro city limit incorporates a 54 square mile area, with a police jurisdiction of approxiamately 200 square miles. The population consists of approximately 16,500 people. The police department has a total of 46 sworn officers and 34 civilian employees.


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Scottsboro Police Department
916 South Broad Street
Scottsboro, AL 35768

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