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Mark Hudson
Interim Chief of Police
(256) 427-7001
Harry Hobbs
Communications Relations Officer
(256) 427-7043



Huntsville Police Arrest Alabama A&M Police Officer


Huntsville, Alabama (September 2, 2011) On September 1, 2011, Huntsville Police Officers   arrested and charged Jennifer Faye Atkinson with Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance.  Mrs. Atkinson is employed at the Alabama A&M University as a Police Officer.  Huntsville Police Department can not release any details that may hinder the investigation or the subsequent prosecution.  This incident does not involve the A&M Campus or any of its students.  The Alabama A&M Police Department is working with the Huntsville Police Department on the investigation. Atkinson was booked into the Madison County Metro Jail on a $2,500 bond.