From the more "out of the ordinary" stories of 100mph police chases and a shooting over a Playstation 5, to the downright bizarre stories of naked arsonists and elected officials stopping possible kidnappings, here is a comprehensive list of the most shocking and notorious crime stories of the year.

Most Shocking Crime Stories of 2021

All Homicides in Tuscaloosa County in 2021

13 Most Notorious Crimes in West Alabama

Murders, hostage situations, and a peanut butter jailbreak--take a look at some of the most shocking crimes in Tuscaloosa, Northport, and West Alabama.