Birmingham Police Department, Alabama

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02/20/2024

On Friday, February 16, 2024, the City of Birmingham suffered the unimaginable, six community members shot and killed in two separate incidents.

"The Birmingham Police Department will work tirelessly to solve these murders as well as many others that remain unsolved."
- BPD Chief Scott Thurmond

If you have any information on these cases know that you will REMAIN ANONYMOUS and RECEIVE CASH for your tip by contacting Crime Stoppers.

Please Dial (205) 254-7777.

02/17/2024
02/17/2024

Double Homicide 4100 Block of 10th Avenue Wylam

02/17/2024

Quadruple Homicide Investigation 900 Block of Center Street

Happy Friday from West Precinct Captain Rockett. Have a safe weekend and call us if you need us.
02/16/2024

Happy Friday from West Precinct Captain Rockett.

Have a safe weekend and call us if you need us.

🚨Missing🚨MISSING PERSON DESCRIPTION:Angeliyah ne-vaeh Jolie Webster20 Year OldB/F, 5’4” 101lbsLAST SEEN:  On 2/14/2024 @...
02/16/2024

🚨Missing🚨

MISSING PERSON DESCRIPTION:

Angeliyah ne-vaeh Jolie Webster
20 Year Old
B/F, 5’4” 101lbs

LAST SEEN: On 2/14/2024 @ 5 p.m. in the 1500 block of 20th Pl. Ensley.

LAST SEEN WEARING: Black and white pants, black shirt with skeleton and flowers, black and silver shoes, dark and light pink beads.


Angeliyah ne-vaeh Jolie Webster was last seen leaving 1500 block of 20th Pl. Ensley believed heading to an unknown movie theatre in a white Ford Ta**us with her boyfriend.

If anyone sees or has information on her whereabouts please contact BPD @ (205)328-9311

🚨Missing🚨MISSING PERSON DESCRIPTION:Christan Tyrese Norris20 Year OldB/M, 5’8” 180lbsLAST SEEN:  On 2/14/2024 @ 5 p.m. i...
02/16/2024

🚨Missing🚨

MISSING PERSON DESCRIPTION:

Christan Tyrese Norris
20 Year Old
B/M, 5’8” 180lbs

LAST SEEN: On 2/14/2024 @ 5 p.m. in the 1500 block of 20th Pl. Ensley.

LAST SEEN WEARING: Army green MCM shoes and black sweater

Christan Norris was last seen leaving 1500 block of 20th Pl. Ensley believed
heading to an unknown movie theatre in a white Ford Ta**us with his girlfriend.

If anyone sees or has information on his whereabouts please contact BPD @ (205)328-9311.

Today we celebrate National School Resource Officer Day, where we express our gratitude for the invaluable presence of o...
02/15/2024

Today we celebrate National School Resource Officer Day, where we express our gratitude for the invaluable presence of our School Resource Officers.

We appreciate their expertise and dedication to ensuring a safe learning environment across all our schools, allowing our students and staff to focus wholeheartedly on their academic growth.

02/15/2024

Homicide Investigation in the 4200 Block of 48th Avenue N.

02/15/2024

Public’s Assistance with the Exavier Mitchell Homicide Investigation

Black History Month Did you know that Annetta Nunn was the first Black woman to serve as Chief of the Birmingham Police ...
02/15/2024

Black History Month

Did you know that Annetta Nunn was the first Black woman to serve as Chief of the Birmingham Police Department?

She began her career with Birmingham Police Department in 1980. In 1995, she became a Captain at North Precinct. During this time, the mayor had proposed a city-wide goal to all four precinct commanders to get the crime down.

Nunn was the only precinct commander to meet all goals and cut crime by 16 percent at North Precinct.

On March 24, 2000, she became the first African-American woman promoted to the rank of Deputy Chief. On February 11, 2003, she was appointed Chief of Police.

Chief Nunn retired from the Birmingham Police Department on January 4, 2008.

🚨HELP IDENTIFY🚨On Saturday, February 3, 2024, an adult male victim was carjacked at gunpoint in the 1600 Block of Tallap...
02/14/2024

🚨HELP IDENTIFY🚨

On Saturday, February 3, 2024, an adult male victim was carjacked at gunpoint in the 1600 Block of Tallapoosa Street.

The suspect stole the victim's Blue 2007 Toyota Tacoma pick up truck.

If you have any information on the person of interest, know that you will REMAIN ANONYMOUS and RECEIVE UP TO $5,000 IN CASH for your tip by contacting Crime Stoppers.

Please Dial (205) 254-7777.

🚔Recruit Wednesday🚔We understand the importance of building strong relationships with the community we serve. Our office...
02/14/2024

🚔Recruit Wednesday🚔

We understand the importance of building strong relationships with the community we serve. Our officers actively engage with residents, listening to their concerns, and working together to find effective solutions. We believe that a friendly and approachable demeanor goes a long way in fostering trust and cooperation.

Apply today to be a part of the CHANGE you WANT to see. $5,000 sign-on bonus!!!!!

For additional information, you can reach our hiring unit at (205) 254-1712

Happy Valentine's Day from the Birmingham Police Department ❤️
02/14/2024

Happy Valentine's Day from the Birmingham Police Department ❤️

🚨Missing🚨MISSING PERSON DESCRIPTION:Nancy Fottrell (AKA- Fang Ching Chu)58 Years OldW/F, 5'3" 150 IbsLAST SEEN: On 02/12...
02/12/2024

🚨Missing🚨

MISSING PERSON DESCRIPTION:
Nancy Fottrell (AKA- Fang Ching Chu)
58 Years Old
W/F, 5'3" 150 Ibs

LAST SEEN: On 02/12/2024 in the 1200 Block of 49TH Place South.

LAST SEEN WEARING: Georgia T-shirt and sweat pants.

Nancy Fottrell is believed to be traveling to Atlanta and possibly Los Angeles.

Nancy has a medical condition that affects her judgment and behavior.

If anyone sees or has information on her whereabouts please contact BPD @ (205) 328-9311.

Happy Monday! Our officers are ready to serve the community of Birmingham with a smile. They are dedicated to ensuring t...
02/12/2024

Happy Monday!

Our officers are ready to serve the community of Birmingham with a smile. They are dedicated to ensuring the safety and well-being of every resident, working tirelessly to provide a sense of security and peace of mind.

# integrity

🚨ARREST🚨Arrest Made in the Colby Cade Homicide Investigation The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have ob...
02/09/2024

🚨ARREST🚨

Arrest Made in the Colby Cade Homicide Investigation

The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have obtained warrants for an arrest in connection to the murder of Colby Cade. Colby Cade was shot and killed on Tuesday, February 6, 2024, at the Shell gas station (1529 Old Springville Road).

The suspect has been identified as:
Deeric Lewis, (21), B/M, of Center Point, Alabama.

On Thursday, February 8, 2024, BPD’s Tactical Operations Division officers arrested the suspect at a residence in the Grayson Valley community.

Officers transported him to BPD Headquarters for questioning; he was later booked into the Birmingham City Jail on a 48-Hour Felony Extension.

Birmingham Police Detectives presented case informationto the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office. After an assessment of the information, detectives obtainedwarrants for Murder, Attempted Murder, and Discharging a Firearm into an Occupied Vehicle.

Deeric Lewis will be in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail with No Bond.

🚨HELP🚨Attempt to Identify Robbery SuspectsThe Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a robberyin...
02/09/2024

🚨HELP🚨

Attempt to Identify Robbery Suspects

The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a robbery
investigation. Detectives request assistance from the public in identifying two suspects
shown in the attached photos.

On Tuesday, January 2, 2024, at around 6:20 p.m., North Precinct officers investigated
a Robbery of a Person at the Chevron gas station, located at 416 10th Street North.

Officers learned an adult male was robbed by an adult female and an adult male.

The suspects were armed with a firearm; the suspects stole items belonging to the
victim.

The suspects physically assaulted the victim leaving him with non-life-threatening
injuries.

Anyone with information on the identities of the suspects, please contact Crime Stoppers. You will remain anonymous by dialing 205-254-7777.

Crime Stoppers pays tipsters cash rewards of up to $5,000 for their tips.

Happy Friday 🌞This week, BPD Leadership organized a community walk in the South Eastlake and Titusville neighborhoods.We...
02/09/2024

Happy Friday 🌞

This week, BPD Leadership organized a community walk in the South Eastlake and Titusville neighborhoods.

We had a great time speaking with concerned community members. Officers were able to provide the community with information on crime prevention tips and discuss our new public safety initiative, Connect Birmingham.

Chief Scott Thurmond stated the community walks are a great way for the Birmingham Police Department to get out into the community and hear from our residents.

"BPD will make the First Step."




Our officers strive to stay active in the Birmingham community. Sergeant R. Mason loves being a mentor to Huffman High S...
02/07/2024

Our officers strive to stay active in the Birmingham community.

Sergeant R. Mason loves being a mentor to Huffman High School students. Before being promoted to Sergeant, he was an SRO At Huffman High School.

Sergeant R. Mason presented a warmup shirt to each player of the Vikings Basketball Team.

He wanted to motivate the team during the AHSAA State Tournament to play well for one another and in the memory of their beloved coach.

We wish you well Vikings!!

Apply today to be apart of the CHANGE you WANT to see. $5,000 sign-on bonus!!!!!

For additional information, you can reach our hiring unit at (205) 254-1712

02/07/2024

Homicide Investigation 1529 Old Springville Road

🚨ARREST🚨On Thursday, February 1, 2024, South Precinct officers investigated multiple car break-ins at Automotive Concept...
02/06/2024

🚨ARREST🚨

On Thursday, February 1, 2024, South Precinct officers investigated multiple car break-ins at Automotive Concepts and Imports (2104 Green Springs Highway).

With the assistance of surveillance footage at the business, patrol officers were able to identify the suspect and arrest him THE SAME DAY.

The suspect has been identified as:
Christopher Brauer, (37), W/M, of Birmingham, Alabama.

Birmingham Police Detectives presented case information to the Jefferson County
District Attorney’s Office. After an assessment of the information, detectives obtained three warrants for Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Vehicle on Christopher Brauer.

Christopher Brauer is in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail with a $45,000 Bond.

📚LEADERSHIP📚Happy Monday 🌞Another great week of leadership training in the FBI-LEEDA's Supervisor Leadership Institute T...
02/05/2024

📚LEADERSHIP📚

Happy Monday 🌞

Another great week of leadership training in the FBI-LEEDA's Supervisor Leadership Institute

Thank you FBI-LEEDA instructors and to our team members for their commitment to becoming better leaders.




02/05/2024

Homicide Investigation 8100 Block of 4th Avenue South

🚨ARREST🚨2nd Suspect Arrested in the Genise Carter Homicide InvestigationThe Birmingham Police Department reports detecti...
02/03/2024

🚨ARREST🚨

2nd Suspect Arrested in the Genise Carter Homicide Investigation

The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives have obtained a warrant for a 2nd arrest in connection to the murder of Genise Carter. Genise Carter was found shot and killed on Thursday, January 15, 2024, in the 1200 Block of 18th Street North.

The suspect has been identified as:

Michael Spellman, (62), B/M, of Birmingham, Alabama 35235.

On February 1, 2024, North Precinct patrol officers observed the wanted suspect riding a bicycle in the area of 9th Avenue West @ 1st Street West. Patrol officers took him into custody and then transported him to BPD Headquarters for questioning. He was then booked into the Birmingham City Jail under a 48-hour Felony Extension.

On Friday, February 2, 2024, Birmingham Police Detectives presented case information to the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office. After an assessment of the information, detectives obtained a warrant for Capital Murder (Kidnapping) on Spellman.

Michael Spellman is in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail and has No Bond.

02/02/2024

The Birmingham Police Department will conduct a Physical Agility Ability Screening on Saturday, February 3, 2024, at 8:00a.m. at the Birmingham Police Academy.

This test is available to anyone thinking about becoming a Birmingham Police Officer. Please remember to bring your driver's license and dress in appropriate workout clothing.

For additional information, you can reach our hiring unit at (205) 254-1712

🚨FOUND SAFE🚨Lamar Todd has been found safe. Thank you, Everyone❗️🚨RUNAWAY🚨JUVENILE RUNAWAY:Lamar Todd11 Years Old 4 ft 6...
02/02/2024

🚨FOUND SAFE🚨
Lamar Todd has been found safe.

Thank you, Everyone❗️

🚨RUNAWAY🚨

JUVENILE RUNAWAY:
Lamar Todd
11 Years Old
4 ft 60-70 lbs

DATE:
On Thursday, February 1, 2024, at around 6:50 p.m.

LAST SEEN WEARING:
black/red long-sleeve pajamas, black/red Jordans, low haircut, braces

DETAILS:
Lamar Todd ran away in the 700 Block of Ozark Avenue at around 6:50 p.m. and has not been seen nor heard from.

If anyone sees or has information on her whereabouts please contact BPD @ (205)328-9311.

🚨HELP IDENTIFY🚨Detectives request assistance from the public in identifying a person of interest in the attached photos....
02/02/2024

🚨HELP IDENTIFY🚨

Detectives request assistance from the public in identifying a person of interest in the attached photos.

The male shown is a person of interest in the capital murder of Genise Carter, who was kidnapped and then later found shot and killed on Thursday, January 15, 2024, in the 1200 Block of 18th Street North.

Anyone who has information in the case, please contact B.P.D.’s Homicide Unit @ 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers @ 205-254-7777.

Crime Stoppers pays tipsters cash rewards of up to $5,000 for their tips.

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1710 1st Avenue N
Birmingham, AL
35203

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