Recent Incidents - Birmingham Police Department

Date/TimeAddressCategoryMore Info
09/21/2020 7:00 AM200 West Maple RoadMiscellaneousAn employee at Dick O' Dows reported heat lamps and hanging lights on their back outdoor patio were damaged during the night. Two heat lamps were knocked over and 36 hanging lights were smashed. Officers are investigating.
09/19/2020 9:00 PM200 South Old WoodwardTheft LarcenyA man reported his bike was stolen from the bike post located on the east side of Chase Bank. The bike was secured with a cable style combination lock. Both the bike and lock were stolen. The bike is described as a tan Specialized "Fat Boy" mountain bike with large tires. There are no suspects or witnesses.
09/18/2020 11:00 PMBates StreetBurglaryResidents in the 700 block of Bates Street reported they arrived home and discovered someone ransacked multiple rooms in their home. It appeared the suspect(s) gained entry through a bedroom window that was pried open. Several pieces of jewelry were stolen. Officers are investigating.
09/18/2020 9:00 PMEton StreetAssaultOfficers were dispatched to the area of Eton and Lincoln on reports of an assault in progress involving multiple individuals. The suspects fled the scene before officers arrived. The victim, a 34 year old man from Birmingham, said he was riding his scooter southbound on Old Woodward near Oakland when a Black Lincoln SUV pulled up and the occupants yelled at him for going too slow and threw a water bottle at him. The SUV followed him to his residence, where 3-4 white males and one black male (all approximately 17 years old) exited the vehicle and began punching him in the face with closed fists. Two of the individuals tackled the victim to the ground, causing his shoulder to become dislocated. The suspects then returned to their vehicle and left the area. Officers are investigating.
09/17/2020 2:00 PM1100 Oakland AvenueTheft LarcenyA man reported two credit cards and a small amount of cash was stolen from his vehicle while it was parked outside of Roeper Middle School. The vehicle was unlocked at the time of the theft. There are no suspects or witnesses.
09/13/2020 8:00 PMWoodward & LincolnDUIOfficers were dispatched to Woodward Avenue on reports of a vehicle heading south in the northbound lanes near Maple. Officers initiated a traffic stop and discovered the driver, a 26 year old man from Troy, was under the influence of alcohol with a BAC more than twice the legal limit. He was arrested and issued a citation for Operating While Intoxicated.
09/12/2020 4:00 AM36200 Woodward AvenueDUIAn officer observed a vehicle parked in the corner of the Mobil Gas Station's parking lot with its right tire on the grass over an elevated curb. The officer approached the vehicle and discovered the driver, a 42 year old man from Flint, was under the influence of alcohol. A half empty bottle of tequila was found in the vehicle. He was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated and Open Intoxicants in a Motor Vehicle.