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Bessemer man charged with attempted murder, robbery in East Birmingham robbery
Rafael Taylor, 30, from Bessemer, is facing attempted murder and first-degree robbery charges, police report.
Calling all extras! New movie filming in Birmingham is looking to hire hundreds
“It’s a story of redemption, where he’s trying to fix his own wrongs by making sure the son doesn’t fall into the same issues,” says Backgound Casting director Ron Goleman.
Man killed outside Birmingham convenience store
Officers found Keith Edwards, a 42-year-old transient, suffering from a gunshot wound outside of the Young’s Food Mart location around 11 p.m. in the 1500 block of Bessemer Road.
Birmingham man fired shots into ex's home, jumped out 3rd-floor window to escape, authorities say
A 37-year-old Birmingham man has been charged after lawmen say he threw a rock, and then fired shots, into his ex-girlfriend's Jefferson County home Sunday morning.
Birmingham Police investigating the murder of a transient
The victim has been identified as Keith Edwards, 42-year old white male, of Thomasville, Alabama.
Shooting suspect who fired on Birmingham police captured by U.S. Marshals in Atlanta
The U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task, working with Birmingham police and the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task, nabbed Cornelius Williams Jr. in Atlanta Tuesday night.
Photo of White Alabama Students Standing on Black Student With Caption 'We Got Us One' Causes Outrage - EBONY
“We have confirmed that all students involved are friends and participated voluntarily in creating the picture, which they say was intended to be a ‘joke’,” Principal Christopher Walters told AL.com on Monday. “The picture is offensive and unacceptable, and it does not reflect the values of our scho
Birmingham manufacturing hiring fair set for Thursday
More than 19 manufacturing companies, with more than 500 jobs, will be represented at a manufacturing hiring fair scheduled for Thursday in Birmingham.The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Alabama Workforce Training Center, 3500 6th Ave. S. Parking is available in the front and bac
Arrest of former Fairfield elementary teacher amidst charges of sexual abuse of a child
FAIRFIELD — Police have arrested Kenya Deon Collins, a former Fairfield elementary school teacher, based on allegations that the man improperly touched a student, according to Carol Robinson of .
Tarrant police investigating connection between burglaries at several Jefferson County businesses
TARRANT, Ala (WIAT) - Tarrant Police released new surveillance video that shows three suspects breaking into the Check Depot off Pinson Valley Parkway. The store is one of the nearly 20 businesses reportedly broken intoearly Monday morningbetween 2:00 - 4:00 a.m. according to investigators.The Jeffe
23-year-old man killed in Fairfield shooting
Ronnie Deandre Weaver, 23, was shot while standing outside in the 5300 block of Valley Road around 9 p.m.
Carver HS soccer coach arrested for sexual contact with student
Prison BarsBIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The soccer coach at Carver High School has been arrested for sexual contact with a student.Police say the offense occurred in February and was reported on July 30.The victim was 17 years old, according to police.
High-Speed Chase Into Center Point Ends In Arrest
BIRMINGHAM, AL - A robbery suspect led Birmingham police on a high-speed chase that ended in Center Point, after Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies joined the chase. The suspect was taken into custody Monday afternoon.
Full Moon BBQ offers 1 day free sandwich in Fultondale
"On behalf of everyone at Full Moon Bar-B-Que, we are proud to celebrate ten great years of serving the Fultondale community," Teichmiller said.
Fleeing Homewood suspect crashes, tries to take hostage at Birmingham laundromat
It began at 11:21 a.m. A Homewood police motor scout tried to pull the man over on West Valley Avenue for having a switched tag, said Sgt. John Carr. The man refused to stop, and the pursuit was on.
Birmingham Police Unveil New Roping Crime Fighting Tool
“This is a different type tool, a new type of tool, that deals with restraint, not pain,” says Mike Rothans, VP of Wrap Technologies, which makes the device.
Two in custody after body found in Jackson County
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is remaining tight-lipped on details about the body found in Jackson County over the weekend. The body was found buried in the Woodville area near County Line 86. This morning, Sheriff Chuck Phillips, held a news conference to discuss the detailsSheriff Phillips s
23-year-old man ID'd as victim in deadly drive-by shooting at Fairfield Citgo
Store employees said the victim had been at business about 30 minutes earlier putting gas in his car. He left, and then returned. As he was walking into the store, a vehicle drove by and opened fire. At least a dozen or more shots were fired.
Birmingham high school soccer coach charged with sex with player
Daniel Mason Carlisle, up until his arrest the girls' coach at Birmingham's Carver High School, was arrested Sept. 13, Irondale police said Monday. He is charged with being a school employee engaging in a sex act with a student, said Irondale police Det. Sgt. Michael Mangina.
Fairfield elementary school teacher charged with sex abuse
FAIRFIELD, Ala. (WIAT) -- A Fairfield elementary school teacher is on administrative leave after being charged with sexual abuse in the first degree, Fairfield City Schools Superintendent Dr. Regina Thompson tells CBS 42.