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BPD organizes Toy, Coat and Shoe drive

The Birmingham Police Department is hosting a Toy, Coat and Shoe drive to help community members in need.

BPD’s Community Outreach and Public Education division organized the drive in partnership with 98.7 Kiss FM and Youth Towers Incorporated.

Donations of new, unwrapped toys and new, unused coats and shoes can be dropped off at the following locations through December 16:

  • BPD Headquarters (1710 1st Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203)
  • North Precinct (2600 31st Ave North, Birmingham, AL 35207)
  • South Precinct (1320 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205)
  • East Precinct (600 Red Lane Road, Birmingham, AL 35206)
  • West Precinct (2236 47th Street Ensley, Birmingham, AL 35208)
  • City Jail (425 6th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205)

The sign-up period for those interested in receiving items is through December 1. Community members can sign up at BPD Headquarters or any of the precincts. Items will be distributed on a first come, first served basis or until capacity is reached.

Questions may be directed to the COPE division at (205) 933-4715.