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Wednesday, September 4, 2019
New Orange Beach police officers sworn in

Orange Beach Police Chief Joe Fierro introduced three new officers and a new Support Services Technician to the City Council at its meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 3. 

New to the force are full-time Officer Hunter Lanford, part-time Officer Greg Sanders, part-time Officer Seth McVickers and Support Services Technician Tyler Flowers. The three officers were sworn in by Orange Beach Municipal...

Thursday, July 18, 2019
Kids’ Night Out returns August 6 to Waterfront Park

The Orange Beach Police Department will hold its annual Kids’ Night Out from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday, August 6, at Waterfront Park. The free event is held each year in conjunction with National Night Out.

Children will need to wear swim clothes and bring a towel for a fun time and lots of activities. There will be wet and dry inflatables. Hot dogs, popcorn, chips and drinks will be provided...

Monday, May 13, 2019
Five photos in frames shows four Orange Beach PD sworn officers and one non-sworn officer who were remembered during the Orange Beach Police Department's Remember the Fallen observance on Friday, May 10, 2019

Dozens of officers and members of the community gathered at the Orange Beach Police Department on Friday, May 10th to honor officers and employees from the department who passed away while in service to the public.

The observance was held as part of National Police Week, May 12-18, 2019, which honors the service and sacrifice of U.S. law enforcement officers.

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Monday, May 13, 2019
Flyer for Orange Beach Police Department's Lending and Law Enforcement in Paradise event set for June 13, 2019

Police Chief Joe Fierro and the Orange Beach Police Department invite the public to meet and mingle with officers at “Lending and Law Enforcement in Paradise” from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, June 13 at Supreme Lending in Orange Beach.

Light hors d’oeuvres and soft drinks will be provided by Supreme Lending, which is located at 25910 Canal Road.  

 

Monday, March 11, 2019
OBPD to host National Prescription Drug Take Back Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2019

The Orange Beach Police Department will host a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 27 in the Orange Beach Police Department Lobby.

It’s an opportunity for the public to dispose of unused prescription drugs. Remove any labels on the pill bottles and place them in the police department’s drop box in the lobby of the Police Department.

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Friday, March 1, 2019
OBPD Boats, Buoys, and Badges event on April 2, 2019

The public is invited to join Orange Beach Police Chief Joe Fierro and the Police Department for Boats, Buoys & Badges from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 2 at West Marine.

This will be an opportunity for the public to discuss the 2019 boating season with the police department and marine division. Snacks will be provided.

A raffle will be held by West Marine, which is...

Friday, February 15, 2019
Orange Beach Police logo

It’s important to remember during the day-to-day happenings throughout Orange Beach, the city is always focused on ensuring the community is clean and safe for residents and visitors alike.

The city’s focus on safety was recognized recently as Orange Beach was ranked one of the top 10...

Friday, January 11, 2019
Orange Beach Police Officer Abby Headley sworn in by Judge Brackin with Officer Dean, 1.9.2019

Orange Beach Police Chief Joe Fierro introduced the newest officers of the department - Officer Michael Dean and Officer Abby Headley - to the City Council during its regular meeting on Tuesday, January 8th.

Following their introduction, Officers Dean and Headley were sworn in by Orange Beach Municipal Judge Julian B. “Buddy” Brackin.

Chief Fierro said Officer Dean is a native of...

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Map shows where State of Alabama expanding no-wake zone to Terry Cove in Orange Beach

The Public Hearing scheduled for Tuesday, January 15, 2019 to discuss boating safety and expanding the no-wake zone in Terry Cove has been cancelled. The State of Alabama has decided to establish and enforce the no-wake zone in Terry Cove, which is shown on the attached map.

No date has been determined as to when this will go into effect; however, the Orange Beach Police Department ...

Friday, October 19, 2018
New OBPD Officers Bryan and Jinks

Two new Orange Beach police officers were introduced to the City Council at its meeting on Oct. 16.

Police Chief Joe Fierro introduced Kendra Bryan and Joseph Jinks.

Fierro said Officer Bryan is originally from Andalusia, Alabama. “She's a graduate of Troy University with a degree in criminal justice. She received her APOSTC [Alabama Peace Officers Standards & Training...