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Housing Authority proposes $1.8M contract with BPD to provide safety

Times staff report The Birmingham Housing Authority’s Board of Commissioners on Tuesday approved a proposed $1.8 million contract with the Birmingham Police Department for extra...

Arrest made in shooting death of BPD Sergeant Wytasha Carter

ABC 33/40 A 31-year-old suspect is charged with capital murder in the shooting death of Birmingham Police Sergeant Wytasha Carter. Jeremy Owens is charged with one...

Area’s top law enforcement officials address killings of black males

By Nathan Turner Jr. For The Birmingham Times With a “disproportionate” number of African American boys and men killed and incarcerated in Jefferson County and surrounding...

Birmingham Police Chief A.C. Roper Will Not Return Under New Mayor

By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times Birmingham Police Chief A.C. Roper will not return under the Randall Woodfin administration. Roper released a statement today saying he did...

Birmingham Police join housing officials to combat violence in Marks Village

By Joseph D. Bryant Housing Authority of the Birmingham District More than two dozen Birmingham police officers converged at the Marks Village community last week, knocking...

Birmingham Mayor’s Race: William Bell and Randall Woodfin combative in lead-up...

Times Staff Report The stakes are high for the Oct. 3 run-off to the municipal elections with the question of whether William Bell will remain...

Mayor’s office, police chief announce 30-day initiative to reduce crime

Ariel Worthy The Birmingham Times In efforts to increase public safety, Mayor William Bell and the Birmingham Police Department announced a new 30-day initiative, Operation Eagle. For...

Birmingham’s playbook for community policing

By Ariel Worthy and Monique Jones The Birmingham Times Birmingham’s community policing program could be a model for the rest of the nation, where clashes between...

Breaking the Blue Wall: Law enforcement, citizens discuss race and policing

By Monique Jones The Birmingham Times This year, there have been 736 people killed in police-involved shootings, and 38 officers killed in the line of duty....

Birmingham Community Service Officer Heather Campbell offers plenty of compassion, courtesy

By Karim Shamsi-Basha Alabama NewsCenter Twenty-year-old Tony Harris walked into the Shell station on Third Avenue West in Ensley looking defeated, sweat dripping from his chin....

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