August Parole Protests

Last Month ADA CheLea Tisdale and ADA Cleveland Patterson protested the parole of various inmates. Many of these individuals committed violent crimes and our office believes that are still a danger to the community.   Wesley Marshall  GRANTED Wesley Laws Marshall and two other defendants entered a NT video and proceeded to viciously attack the…

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DA’s Office Protests the Release of 5 Inmates

Last week, ADA Madison David made the trek to the Alabama Board of Pardons and Parole in Montgomery to protest the release of five inmates who the District Attorney’s Office still believe are a threat to society. These inmates have only served partial sentences and after much deliberation the parole board decided to deny early…

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Deputy State Fire Marshal Uncovers Insurance Fraud

This week, in-laws Clarence Roberts and Danielle Miller both pled to counts of insurance fraud 1st degree. The defendants failed to list previous claims when completing new insurance applications. Roderick Reed, a Deputy State Fire Marshal, uncovered these discrepancies during the course of an arson investigation in Mount Vernon, Alabama. After realizing that material information…

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Coriyon Kenny Found GUILTY of MANSLAUGHTER

    Mobile, Alabama: The tension was palpable as the family and friends of Tavaris Pettway (Tj) and Coriyon Kenny entered the courtroom on Monday, August 13, 2018. Coriyon was charged with murdering nineteen year old Tavaris Pettway on April 12, 2016, at the Tillman Park Apartments in Tillmans Corner. This senseless and unnecessary act…

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Tyrone Owen’s Bond set at $425,000 all CASH.

The Bond hearing for 23 year old Tyrone Owen commenced today. Owen is is being charged with Domestic Violence 1st, Robbery 1st, Burglary 1st, Assault 2nd, and Assault 3rd after viciously attacking his father, an innocent women, and her 2 year old child. This heinous incident occurred last Wednesday, in the Wynnfield neighborhood off Sollie…

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Davidson High School Hazing Case: Press Release

    Press Release August 15, 2018 Contact: Robin Hudson 251-574-5000 For Immediate Release:   The Mobile County District Attorney’s Office has reviewed all of the evidence in this case that was provided to the Mobile Police Department by Ms. Kim and other parents of students at Davidson High School. Based on all of the evidence…

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August Employee Spotlight: Abby Mason

Let me introduce you to Abby Mason. This hard-working staffer was born in Lucedale Mississippi and moved to Mobile as a small child. After graduating from the University of South Alabama, with an accounting degree, she continued her career with the Mobile County District Attorney’s office. She has worked for MCDA for the past 16…

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Our White Collar Prosecution Division is BACK!

In 2011, the state of Alabama instated massive budget cuts that severely affected our offices. This decrease in funding forced us to do away with our White Collar Division. Which in turn, transferred the responsibility of prosecuting white collar crimes to the already overloaded Assistant District Attorneys in circuit court. Since then, our office has…

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