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Monday, June 27, 2022
2022 Orange Beach Citizens’ Public Safety Academy set for August 9 to September 13

The Orange Beach Police Department is now seeking participants for the 2022 Citizens’ Public Safety Academy. 

The Academy will be held August 9 to September 13, 2022. Classes are free and will be held on Tuesday evenings from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. 

The academy is designed to provide the Orange Beach Community with an overview of the police and fire department’s operations to increase...

Thursday, November 4, 2021
Annual OBPD Kids’ Christmas Party with Santa returns December 13th

The Orange Beach Police Department invites the public to its annual Kids’ Christmas Party with Santa from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, December 13th at Magnolia Hall, behind BuzzCatz, next to Cosmo’s.

Families are encouraged to enjoy games, crafts and photos with Santa. Kids can wear their favorite Christmas pajamas and parents can wear their ugliest Christmas sweater!

Light...

Monday, October 19, 2020
OBPD 2020 National Prescription Drug Take Back Day flyer

The Orange Beach Police Department will host a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, coordinated by the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 24th 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...

Thursday, August 20, 2020
Chief Brown recognized Sgt. Lisa Johnson, Sgt. Brian Kincaid, Cpl. Michael “Brent” McBrayer and Cpl Guy “Brandon” Oliver.

Orange Beach Police Chief Steve Brown announced recent promotions in his department during the City Council meeting on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at the Orange Beach Community Center. 

Chief Brown recognized Sgt. Lisa Johnson, Sgt. Brian Kincaid, Cpl. Michael “Brent” McBrayer and Cpl. Guy “Brandon” Oliver.

Chief Brown had the following to say about the newly ranked officers: ...

Thursday, July 9, 2020
Orange Beach Police promotions announced

During the Orange Beach City Council meeting on Tuesday, July 7th, Police Chief Steve Brown announced recently promoted personnel. 

Chief Brown recognized Asst. Chief Robert Howard, Lt. Keven Lonsdale and Lt. Trent Johnson. 

“First, I would like to recognize and introduce Asst. Chief Robert Howard,” Chief Brown said. “Robert grew up here in Baldwin County and is a graduate of...

Friday, July 3, 2020
OBPD 2020 Citizens’ Police Academy registration open till July 31st

The Orange Beach Police Department is seeking participants for its 2020 Citizens’ Police Academy.

The Academy will be held from August 18th to September 29th. Classes are free and will be held Tuesday evenings from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Social distancing and adherence to current CDC guidelines will be observed. Applications must be turned in by Friday, July 31st. 

The academy is...

Monday, May 25, 2020

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard and the Orange Beach Police department terminated the voyage of an illegal charter vessel near Orange Beach, Ala., Saturday. 

Orange Beach Police contacted Coast Guard Sector Mobile with concerns of a suspected illegal passenger for hire operation in the area after seeing multiple advertisements on social media over the last few weeks. Coast Guard law...

Friday, February 14, 2020
Orange Beach police issue advisory to Spring Break 2020 guests

Orange Beach Police Department | February 13, 2020

The City of Orange Beach welcomes all guests to the City of Orange Beach for Spring Break. Our city is a beautiful, family-oriented beach resort community. During Spring Break, we traditionally experience increases in underage drinking, disorderly conduct and illegal drug use.

The Orange Beach Police...

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...