Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:35:47 GMT
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident.More >>
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:07 GMT
The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
Friends and family came together Monday night to remember Kaitlin Gerber, who was shot and killed by her ex-boyfriend Sunday.
Gerber, 20, was shot by her ex-boyfriend Jashua Perz in the parking lot of the Southland Shopping Center. Family members said Gerber had a restraining order against Perz, who had recently been released from jail.
A candlelight vigil was held Monday night in the same parking lot where Gerber lost her life. Community members are hoping to use the tragedy to raise awareness about domestic violence.
"She was real lovable and kind-hearted," said Macie Zeller, who grew up with Gerber. "It just hurts that someone would get taken this way, because nobody deserves this."
Funeral arrangements have not been made for Gerber yet, but the pastor at her church says they are working on setting up a domestic violence foundation in her honor.