LEPB History

The Shelby County Law Enforcement Personnel Board began holding meetings on 5/12/1978 with Teddy Brasher as Chairman, and Crawford Cox and Billy Knowles as members.

The Board was officially established by Act #79-524 of the Alabama State Legislature on 7/30/1979.

Secretaries to the LEPB included Brenda Parsons (1980), Betty Rayfield (1981-1992), Lucy Womac (1992-2021) and Danielle Warren (2021-present).

Click here to download a copy of the Board Rules adopted November 11/09/2017. 
Former LEPB Members  Period of Service  Method of Appointment
Randall Donaldson 11/28/2005-04/02/2023 Sheriff
Lyle D. Mitchell 06/04/2015-11/21/2022 SCSO/SCCF Employees
Donald Thornton  04/12/2019 - 11/09/2021 Shelby County Commission 
Bill Martin 12/16/1988 - 10/15/2021 State Legislative Delegation
Teddy R. Brasher  11/21/79 - 10/07/2020 State Legislative Delegation
Christopher J. Lewis, Sr.  9/29/2015 - 04/16/2019 Shelby County Commission
Kimbrough, Julia C 10/27/2014 - 6/18/2015 Shelby County Commission
Weatherford, Bruce P 9/15/2005 - 5/31/2015 SCSO/SCCF Employees
Morris, Kevin W 7/17/2012 - 8/5/2014 Shelby County Commission
Bice, Jimmy W 10/13/2010 - 1/31/2012 Shelby County Commission
Dudchock, Alex A 11/24/2009 - 10/13/2010 Shelby County Commission
Mitchell, Lyle D 5/16/2006 - 11/24/2009 Shelby County Commission
Johnson, Mickey L 4/1/2003 - 8/8/2005 SCSO/SCCF Employees
Hall, Mark R 11/19/2002 - 3/3/2003 SCSO/SCCF Employees
Chapman, James E 10/17/2000 - 5/16/2006 Shelby County Commission
Spears, Mitchell A 10/22/1998 - 10/15/2002 SCSO/SCCF Employees
Hull, Michael H 6/17/1996 - 10/17/2000 Shelby County Commission
Benintende, A J, Jr 10/12/1993 - 6/17/1996 Shelby County Commission
Haskew, Helen H 8/17/1993 - 10/4/2005 Sheriff
Prescott, Robert K 1/16/1991 - 8/17/1993 Sheriff
Amaro, Vincent J 11/13/1990 - 10/12/1993 Shelby County Commission
Swatek, William E 1/19/1988 - 9/25/1998 SCSO/SCCF Employees
King, J B, Jr 8/18/1987 - 1/14/1991 Sheriff
Dillard, Larry S 4/2/1980 - 7/19/1988 Sheriff
Scruggs, Doris "Dot" J S 8/20/1980 - 11/13/1990 Shelby County Commission
Johnson, Mickey L 11/21/1979 - 11/17/1987 SCSO/SCCF Employees
Cox, Crawford 11/21/1979 - 7/19/1988 State Legislative Delegation
Ballard, Douglas H, Sr 11/21/1979 - 5/21/1980 Shelby County Commission

Benefits for All Employee Classifications

Fringe Benefits for all positions include group medical insurance, pension plan, paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave, educational and fitness incentives, and job security.

How to Apply

All career opportunities require the successful completion of a written exam administered by the Law Enforcement Personnel Board. Applications for employment will only be accepted during sign-up dates listed in our Calendar and under News. You may download an application and submit by mail.

For further information please check out the pages here within our website by following the links in the menu at the top or use the Search box at the top of the page.

If you need further assistance, please contact the Shelby County Law Enforcement Personnel Board at (205) 670-6121 or visit our “Contact Us” page.