Legislature’s prison committee to seek facts on report of inmate beatings, abuse

Mike Cason AL.com MONTGOMERY, Alabama — The chairman of the Alabama Legislature’s prison committee has called a meeting for Aug. 27 to discuss allegations of prisoner abuse in a report released Tuesday by the Equal Justice Initiative. The EJI, which… Continue Reading

Former Tallassee assistant police chief convicted of numerous felony ethics charges

Erin Edgemon al.com WETUMPKA, Alabama — Former Tallassee assistant chief of police was convicted of multiple charges including using an official position of personal again in a non-jury trial in Elmore County. Attorney General Luther Strange and the Alabama Criminal… Continue Reading