Florence Police Officer Involved Shots Fired

At approximately 1:30p on 10-08-14 the Florence Police Department received a 911 call regarding a man with a gun …in the area of Florence Fire Station #4 on Huntsville Road. The caller advised that a male with a straw hat and red shirt had approached his family in their vehicle and was acting erratic and…

Florence Officer Credited With Saving Female From House Fire

#‎Breaking‬ ; Florence Officer Credited With Saving Female From House Fire; Florence Police Officer Art Stephenson is being credited with saving the life of a Florence woman this morning after responding to an alarm call on McKnight Circle. Stephenson responded to an alarm in the 100 block of McKnight Circle shortly after 8am this morning.…

Two Men Arrested Following Early Morning Pharmacy Burglary

#Breaking ; Two Men Arrested Following Early Morning Pharmacy Burglary; Two Sheffield Men have been arrested following an alarm call at Florence Pharmacy (Veterans Dr) early this morning. Marquis D. McCray, 25, of Sheffield and Darnell L. G…ilbert, 24, of Sheffield were arrested after patrol officers responded to an alarm shortly after 4:30 this morning.…

Domestic Violence Call Leads to Felony Charges

Florence Police have arrested and charged Lavert Abernathy, Jr, 41, of Florence with multiple offenses after responding to a call of domestic violence late Monday night. Reports indic…ate that Abernathy is accused of forcing his way into a residence and hold the occupants against their will while being armed with a weapon. Police responded to…