Atmore Police Dispatcher Fired, Charged With Sexual Misconduct Toward Female Inmate

February 9, 2024

A part-time Atmore Police Department dispatcher was arrested and fired Thursday after allegations arose that he made inappropriate sexual advances toward a female inmate incarcerated in the City of Atmore Municipal Jail.

Lucas Gaiters was charged with custodial sexual misconduct and transported to the Escambia County Detention Center in Brewton.

“The Atmore Police Department is committed to a Zero Tolerance Policy in reference to the safety and wellbeing of citizens incarcerated in the Atmore Municipal Jail,” Sgt. Darrell McMann said.

Gaiters remaaind in jail without bond Thursday night.


4 Responses to “Atmore Police Dispatcher Fired, Charged With Sexual Misconduct Toward Female Inmate”

  1. Me. Metoo on February 10th, 2024 2:42 pm

    Poor Gaiter got caught in the trap. Wanted to be a part time lover.Now just a full time fool.

  2. David on February 10th, 2024 12:18 pm

    Dear John. The serious problem is with about 5% of the people who live in Atmore. The police aren’t the problem.

  3. Someone who knows on February 10th, 2024 5:19 am

    Dear John: No sir, the serious problem was fired and arrested immediately. Now the serious problem/threat is gone. God bless.

  4. John on February 9th, 2024 3:33 pm

    Atmore has a serious problem in their police dept.

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