Birmingham

Shoppers come to rescue of 74-year-old woman being beaten and robbed in Midfield

The incident happened Wednesday morning at the shopping center on Phillips Drive. Midfield police Sgt. Jesse Bell said the 74-year-old victim was at...

Family of foster mother fatally strangled by teen settles lawsuit with DHR

Court records show joint motion of dismissal was filed on July 24, 2018 stating that "the parties have reached an amicable settlement of this...

Man shot, wrecks car into utility pole in Gate City

Police were responding to a report of shots fired near Mark's Village when they saw the car crash into the utility pole. A man was shot in a...

Couple charged with Capital Murder after bloody toddler led police to double homicide

Two people are facing murder charges after a wandering toddler led police to two dead bodies on August 2. ABC 33/40 reports Kristen Leigh Gullion, 30...

Man charged with capital murder in Sunday-night shooting of Ensley woman

Police officials late Tuesday night identified the victim as Denise Fassel. Cameron Jamer Cook, 28, is charged in her slaying. Watch video...

Couple charged with capital murder in stabbing deaths of Birmingham grandparents

Birmingham police charged Zachary Phillips and Kristen Gullon with capital murder/robbery in the Aug. 2 slayings of Mary and Steve Holt. A north...

77-year-old father guilty of shooting son over wings while watching Sunday football

A Dallas County jury convicted John Louis Caver of first-degree domestic violence after a one-day trial. District Attorney Michael Jackson said the...

19-year-old charged in home invasion, shooting of another teen in Bessemer

De'Markis Ishmael Jenkins, 19, is charged with attempted murder and first-degree burglary, said Bessemer police Lt. Christian Clemons. The 18-...

'He's still managed to take care of me': Slain officer's daughter gets college help from BPD

On Tuesday, Birmingham Police Department officials, through the Children Of Slain Police Officers trust fund, presented 18-year-old Caroline Bennett...

Black Alabama pastor plans to invoke ‘stand your ground’ next time racists graffiti slurs and swastikas on his truck

A black pastor in Alabama said he plans to invoke “stand your ground” laws next time vandals spray paint slurs and swastikas on his truck. Birmingham...

Woman throws pair of stuffed lips at Sen. Doug Jones, heckles him for keeping open mind on Brett Kavanaugh

At a Birmingham town hall, the Alabama senator was reportedly heckled for saying he’d keep an open mind on Trump’s Supreme Court nominee.

Thrilled patients at Children's meet Aubie, Big Al and cheerleaders

Patients at Children's of Alabama meets Big Al, Aubie and some of the Alabama cheerleaders at Wells Fargo Bank "Picks for Kids"...

Tarrant man indicted after thousands of child porn images found at his home

A Jefferson County grand jury indicted Dalton Lee Cato on four counts possession of child pornography, according to recently-released court records....

Doug Jones joins fight; asks EPA to expand north Birmingham Superfund cleanup site

U.S. Sen. Doug Jones has joined Mayor Randall Woodfin in calling for the Environmental Protection Agency to place the North Birmingham Superfund site...

38-year-old man ID'd as victim of deadly hit-and-run on Green Springs Highway

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office on Tuesday identified the victim as Brian Jerome Morgan. He was 38, and lived in the Birmingham area....