The Huntsville Public Safety Task Force- a partnership between local state and federal agencies- has gone to work to systematically remove the most violent criminals and repeat offenders from the top down in Huntsville and North Alabama.
Alarming data continues to surface on human trafficking in Alabama. The numbers back up the need for more education and tougher legislation targeting the buyers helping fuel the multi-billion-dollar industry.
Madison County prosecutors shed light on the issue on Wednesday as the case of a career criminal now charged in a deadly Huntsville car crash made its way to court. The suspect was released six years early from prison and now he's accused of hitting and killing a decorated veteran.
The Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals says there needs to be a jury trial in Limestone County to determine whether the prosecutor’s actions were intentional when the victim testified against Richard Edward Davis, who is accused of rape, sexual abuse, sodomy and incest.