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Thursday, September 20, 2018
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September 20, 2018 | Orange Beach Police Department | Media Release

Leaving the Scene/Accident AL161 at AL182

On September 20, 2018 at approximately 6:10 AM Orange Beach Police responded to the intersection of AL161 and AL182 for a reported accident. Upon arrival officers determined that a Black Nissan Xterra had caused damage to the pedestrian...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018
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This morning [August 28, 2018] the Orange Beach Department received multiple calls of suspicious packages being left on the porch of their houses. All of these calls in Orange Beach have been investigated and found to be non-credible and no packages were found. The Orange Beach Police Department is currently investigating the origin of these calls. There is currently no credible threat to our...

Monday, August 27, 2018
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On August 26th, 2018, at approximately 0400 hours, the Orange Beach Police Department received multiple calls from concerned residents of suspicious individuals in the area walking around their houses and vehicles.

After police responded to the location in question, a female subject was eventually located hiding in the woods that was identified by police as Hannah Lea Edwards, 19. It...

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Orange Beach Police Department promotions August 2018

Orange Beach Police Chief Joe Fierro announced three promotions during the City Council meeting on Tuesday, August 21.

He introduced Cpl. Brian Kincaid, Sgt. Jeremy Mote and Sgt. Bryan Johnson.

Chief Fierro said Cpl. Kincaid served with the U.S. Marine Corps for six years, earned a bachelor of science degree from Auburn University, worked for two years as acorrections officer in...

Monday, July 16, 2018
2018 OBPD Citizens Police Academy

The Orange Beach Police Department is seeking participants for its 2018 Citizens’ Police Academy to be held Sept. 11 to Oct. 23.

The classes are free and will be held each Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.

The academy is designed to provide the Orange Beach community with an overview of the department’s operations and the increased level of understanding and cooperation between...

Monday, June 25, 2018
Tacos with the Five-O

The community is invited to join Chief Joe Fierro and the Orange Beach Police Department for Tacos with the Five-O on Tuesday, July 24th from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cactus Cantina Mexican Grill (North).

Food and drink will be provided courtesy of Cactus Cantina at 25908 Canal Road, Suite A, in Orange Beach.

For more information on the Orange Beach Police Department meet and...

Friday, June 22, 2018
Do No discard fish carcasses flyer

We all love Red Snapper Season but please do not discard fish carcasses in our local waterways. It is illegal and a growing problem.

For all boaters, please dispose of unwanted bait and eviscerated (gutted) fish well offshore, not at a marina or in inland waterway. If fish are gutted on land, double bag the fish waste and properly dispose the bag in a covered trash can. Another...

Friday, June 15, 2018
Jeremy Mote on WKRG report for lifesaving actions, 6.14.2018

By Debbie Williams | Jun 14, 2018 | www.wkrg.com

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (WKRG) - Many of you saw the dramatic video of a water rescue earlier this week in Orange Beach at Perdido Pass. Officer Jeremy Mote is the officer that was seen running into the...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Safest Cities of Alabama

By Laura E. Hilton | Jun 4, 2018 | Safewise.com | Focus on Community

Orange Beach is among the top 20 Safest Cities in Alabama, according to a national home security provider’s review of 2016 FBI crime statistic and population data.

17. Orange Beach

  • Population: 5,932...

Monday, June 4, 2018
Animal control officer Tom Conerly

April 10, 2018 | See original article at www.alleycat.org.

What a difference a year can make. Before September 2017, officials in Orange Beach, Alabama, didn’t have a procedure in place for addressing people’s concerns about outdoor cats. Today, the city has a thriving...