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Media Release 148

June 10, 2021

Arrest Made in Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have obtained a warrant for an arrest in connection to the murder of Earnest Moody Jr. The suspect has been identified as: Deandre Brantley, (24), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. Birmingham Police Detectives presented information on the case to the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office. […]

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Media Release 147

June 10, 2021

Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Thursday, June 10, 2021. The victim will be identified upon notification to the next of kin. At approximately1:30 a.m., North Precinct officers were dispatched to1916 14th Avenue North on report of a person shot. Officers arrived on the scene, which […]

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Media Release 146

June 8, 2021

Arrest Made in Double Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have obtained a warrant for an arrest in connection to the murders of Joseph Demetrice Robinson and Rikki Dunri Christopher Bynum. The suspect has been identified as: Antonio Shaw, (27), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. Birmingham Police Detectives presented information on the case to […]

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Media Release 145

June 7, 2021

Critical Missing Person Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a critical missing person investigation. The Birmingham Police Department requests assistance from the public on locating the subject in the attached photo. The missing person has been identified as: Leander Thomas, (56), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama. Leander Thomas was last seen on Friday, […]

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Media Release 144

June 7, 2021

Street Racing & Exhibition Driving Enforcement The Birmingham Police Department would like to provide a comprehensive update on the efforts to target street racing and exhibition driving in the City of Birmingham. Beginning in February 2021, we began to see an increase in street racing and exhibition driving. BPD has also been in communication with […]

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