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Deadline extended for people in need of assistance from BPD’s Toy, Coat & Shoe Drive

December 4, 2020

While the Birmingham Police Department’s collection efforts for the 2020 Toy, Coat & Shoe Drive are ongoing, the deadline for community members to sign up to receive these donations has been extended to Tuesday, December 15. Those in need of assistance can register at any of the locations below: Police Headquarters: 1710 1st Avenue North, […]

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Media Release 258

December 3, 2020

Birmingham Police Officer Arrest The Birmingham Police Department reports an arrest has been made of a Birmingham Police Officer. Officer Gregory Irvin was arrested on Wednesday, December 2, 2020. On October 22, 2020, The Department of Human Resources alerted the Birmingham Police Department of a case filed with their agency on October 16, 2020 involving […]

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Media Release 257

December 3, 2020

Homicide Investigation Update The Birmingham Police Department reports the Jefferson County Coroner has identified the victim in the homicide that occurred on Monday, December 1, 2020. The victim has been identified as Nathan Chandler Wooten, (20), b/m, of Birmingham, Alabama. If there is anyone who has additional information pertaining to the case, please contact the […]

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Media Release 256

December 2, 2020

Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Monday, December 1, 2020. At approximately 11:00 a.m., Birmingham Police Department responded to the 3500 block of Avenue P on a call of a person shot. Officers from West Precinct responded and found a male victim lying in […]

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Media Release 255

December 2, 2020

Officer Involved Shooting Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports investigators are conducting an officer involved shooting investigation. The incident occurred on Sunday, November 29, 2020. At approximately 2:42 p.m., officers from North Precinct responded to a burglary in progress call at Emmanuel Temple Church located at 433 1st Street North. An officer arrived and encountered […]

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