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Media Release 236

October 1, 2021

Birmingham Detectives Need to Identify a Person in a Homicide Investigation Birmingham Police detectives are requesting assistance from the public in identifying a person who was present at a residence where Lapez Reddrick was murdered moments later. Witnesses reported hearing an argument taking place inside of the residence just before the victim was shot. An unidentified […]

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Media Release 235

October 1, 2021

Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. The victim has been identified as Misty Dawn Beasley, (42), w/f, of Bessemer, Alabama. At approximately 3:09 p.m., East Precinct Officers responded to the 6300 block of 5th Avenue South on a call of […]

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Media Release 234

September 30, 2021

Homicide Investigation  The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Thursday morning, September 30, 2021. The victim will be identified upon notification of next of kin.  Just after 8:30 a.m., officers responded to 4705 Kingston Avenue on a call of a person down. The call came in from […]

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Media Release 233

September 28, 2021

Assistant Chief Darnell Davenport Resigns from BPD   The Birmingham Police Department reports Assistant Chief Darnell Davenport will be stepping down as Assistant Chief in October 2021 to pursue a new opportunity in the private sector.  Assistant Chief Davenport joined the Birmingham Police Department on February 16, 2019 as Deputy Chief of the Patrol Bureau. Under […]

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Media Release 232

September 26, 2021

Homicide Investigation  The Birmingham Police Department’s detectives are conducting a homicide investigation. The incident occurred on Saturday September 25,2021. The victim has been identified as Joshua Rogers, (26), b/m of Birmingham, Alabama.  Just after 4:30 p.m., officers from the West Precinct responded to a call of a person shot at 108 Dougan Avenue at an […]

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