Pickens County Sheriff's Office Press Release
Sheriff David Abston reports that the following individuals were arrested and booked into the Pickens County Jail for the week of May 24, 2015 through May 30, 2015.
Christopher Cabiness of Aliceville was arrested by the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office for two counts of Unlawful Distribution of Controlled Substance, two counts of Penalty:Enforcement and Probation Violation.
Jerry Cannon of Fayette was arrested by the Reform Police Departmentfor Possession of Marijuana 2nd.
Ashley Dawkins of Columbus, Mississippi was arrested by the Reform Police Department for two counts of Burglary 1st, three counts of Theft of Property 2nd and two counts of Theft of Property 3rd.
Lorenzo Giles of Reform was arrested by the Gordo Police Department for Possession of Marijuana 1st Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Carrying a Pistol without Permit.
Christina Green of Carbon Hill, Alabama was arrested by the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office for Negoting Worthless Instruments.
Gerald Latham of Reform was arrested by the Gordo Police Department for Possession of Marijuana 1st, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Driving Under the Influence and Carrying a Pistol without Permit.
Calvin Moss of Fayette was arrested by the Pickens County Sheriff’s Office for Probation Violation.
WANTED: The following individuals are wanted by the Pickens County Sheriff's Office. If you have any information concerning their whereabouts please contact the Sheriff’s Office at 205-367-2000.
Jerome Hargrove of Tuscaloosa is wanted for multiple counts of Negotiating Worthless Instruments.
Travis Kendrell Hood of Aliceville is wanted for Failing to Appear on Charges of Burglary 3rd, Making Terrorist Threats and Criminal Mischief 3rd.
Timothy A Hollinger of Aliceville is wanted for two counts of Negotiating Worthless Instruments.
Pickens County Sheriff's Office and Jail has entered a new construction phase and parking around the Sheriff's Office will be limited. Anyone coming for inmate visitation is asked to use the public parking lot behind the Pizza Doctor. Designated "Handicap Parking" is available directly in front of the Sheriff's Office.
Pickens County Sheriff’s Office asks Pickens County residents to call 911 immediately whenever they see suspicious vehicles or people in your communities.
A scam sweeping Pickens County now is for unknown person(s) to call a residence, and identify themselves as working with the Internal Revenue Service and then demanding the resident purchase a green dot money card and give them the account number to pay an “outstanding” debt to the IRS. These persons become belligerent and threaten to come to the home within minutes with local police to arrest them if they do not make the payment as demanded. Please do NOT cooperate with these people.
Yet another scam is when an unknown person calls and offers to install a free security system in exchange for placing a advertising sign in the yard. Do not exchange information with these unknown persons. Speak only with persons you have requested to speak with and persons you have verified yourself.
Pickens County Sheriff’s Office is actively seeking applicants for the position of Corrections Officer. Please stop by the Sheriff’s Office for an application.