Press Releases

Media Release 165-Homicide Investigation -Interstate 65(I-65) North

July 11, 2024

Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Wednesday, July 10, 2024. The victim has been identified as: Jonathan Lenair Bradberry, (55), B/M, of Gardendale, Alabama. At approximately 10:55 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to a call of a single vehicle collision on Interstate 65 (I-65) North and […]

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Media Release 164- Arrest Made in the Brandon DeAndre Wilson Homicide Investigation

July 9, 2024

Arrest Made in the Brandon DeAndre Wilson Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have obtained warrants for the arrest of two suspects in connection to the murder of Brandon DeAndre Wilson. He was shot and killed on Saturday, June 1, 2024, in 500 Block of 41st Street, North. The suspects have been identified […]

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Media Release 163- Death Investigation of 15-Year-Old- Parkway East

July 8, 2024

Death Investigation: 15-Year-Old Gunshot Victim The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a death investigation after a 15-year-old was shot and killed in East Birmingham. The incident occurred on Sunday, July 7, 2024. The victim will be identified after his next of kin is notified. At around 7 a.m., South Precinct officers were dispatched to UAB […]

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Media Release 162- Deundray Cottrell Homicide Investigation

July 8, 2024

Deundray Cottrell Homicide Investigation The Jefferson County Medical Examiner’s Office has ruled the manner of death in this investigation as Homicide. The victim has been identified as: Deundray Cottrell, (31), B/M, of Atlanta, Georgia. Julian Taylor Morris is a Person of Interest in the Deundray Cottrell Homicide Investigation. Anyone with information on the case, please […]

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Media Release 161- UPDATE- Deundray Cottrell Missing Person Investigation

July 6, 2024

UPDATE: Deundray Cottrell Missing Person Investigation   The Birmingham Police Department would like to provide an update on the Missing Person Investigation of Deundray Cottrell. The investigation was launched on Thursday, July 4, 2024.   Missing Person Investigation On the evening of Thursday, July 4, 2024, East Precinct officers were dispatched to a Missing Person […]

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