Cottonwood Police Department.
P.O. Box 447
1386 Metcalf St., Ste.1
Cottonwood, Alabama
Police Chief: Gary Edwards
Non-Emergency Number: 334.691.2113
Emergency Number: 911
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Monthly Report
Cottonwood Police Department
May 2014
Projects and Operations
Officer Meadows and other Cottonwood Officers conducted a search warrant on a South County 33 residence where two adults were arrested and charged with unlawful manufacture of a controlled substance and three counts each of chemical endangerment of a child. Chesey detected hidden controlled substances.
Chief Edwards and Colonel Smith made a DUI arrest on a subject on Cottonwood Road at Mount Zion Road. The subject resisted arrest but no injuries occurred. The passenger and driver were also arrested for possession of marijuana.
Officers conducted a traffic checkpoint on Cottonwood Road at Mount Zion Road. The following arrests were made:
Possession of marijuana second degree  2
Unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia  7
DUI   1
Minor in possession of alcohol   4
Furnishing alcohol to a minor   1
Tickets Issued   7
Vehicles seized   1
Monthly Activity
Calls for Service   143                 
Reports Written   5
Traffic Warnings Issued   25
Traffic Citations Issued   19
Arrests Made  25
Traffic Warrants  0
Drug Arrests  19
Felonies  0
Misdemeanors  6
Auxiliary Hours   56