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ALPBA Executive Director


J.D. Hobbie

ALPBA Executive Director
1-800-233-3506 ext 462
J.D. Hobbie began his career with the SSPBA in 1990, after retiring as an Alabama State Trooper Sergeant. J.D. Hobbie was appointed Ex. Director of the Al. Division J.D. Hobbie was later appointed to staff representative and worked recruiting members and building chapters in Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas for several years. J.D. is presently Ex. Director of the Alabama PBA. J.D. Hobbie attended Troy State University at Montgomery while employed by the Dept. of Public Safety and earned a B.S. and M.S. Degree in Criminal Justice. J.D. Hobbie is married to Patricia Hobbie and they are the parents of twin daughters Deborah and Frances.
"The PBA is such a great place to work because I love being part of an organization that helps protect those who risk their lives everyday for our communities. I speak with numerous members everyday and I enjoy the interaction that I have with them. The dedication, loyalty, and passion our members have for their profession is inspiring an encouraging to me."

Alabama News
2018 ALPBA Endorsed Candidates

August 3, 2018

This is a list of all of the endorsed candidates that the ALPBA has endorsed in 2018. We would like to congratulate each of these candidates on their endorsements and we hope to work with them into the future to help make the law enforcement profession better for our members. Please show your support for these candidates at the polls.

Officer Jackie Tucker Recovery Fund

December 30, 2016

Officer Jerry Tucker, a Saraland Alabama police officer was shot while approching a residence to handle a domestic incident.

Alabama PBA Chapter co-sponsors training event

September 30, 2016

The Alabama State Law Enforcement Officer?s Chapter co-sponsored a one-day training event on September 27, 2016. The training event took place in Oxford, AL with the Oxford Police Department. The class was titled ?ISIS and the Emerging Terrorism Threat? and gave officers 8 A.P.O.S.T. credit hours. PBA Recruiters Kris Jarvis and Nick Meadows were also in attendance. They spoke to the class about the benefits of a PBA membership.