Recent Incidents - Birmingham Police Department

Date/TimeAddressCategoryMore Info
08/05/2018 1:00 PMEdgewood and SmithDUIOfficers were patrolling on Smith when they observed a vehicle driving erratically. The driver, a 35 year old man from Birmingham, was under the influence of alcohol with a BAC more than three times the legal limit. He was arrested and issued a citation for Operating While Intoxicated, Super Drunk.
08/03/2018 2:00 PMYorkshireTheft LarcenyA resident in the 1500 block of Yorkshire reported a package was stolen from their porch. There are no suspects or witnesses.
08/02/2018 8:00 PMWoodward and BirdDUIAn officer pulled over a vehicle that was driving erratically on Woodward near Bird. The driver, a 45 year old man from Garden City, was under the influence of alcohol. While the officer was looking up the driver's information, the driver got out of his vehicle and started running from the scene. The officer followed the driver into the backyard of a home in the 1400 block of Bird. The driver was tased and then arrested for Operating While Intoxicated, 3rd Offense.
08/01/2018 12:00 PMHazel and Old Woodward AvenueMiscellaneousOfficers responded to reports of a road rage incident near Old Woodward and Hazel. A man said he was driving while looking at his phone when a car pulled up next to him and an angry driver gave him the middle finger. When the cars were stopped at a stop sign, the angry driver got out of the car and slashed the other car's back tire. The man who slashed the tire, a 25 year old from Huntington Woods, said he was upset because two of his friends passed away from drivers who were texting. He was issued a citation for Malicious Destruction of Property and given a court date.