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Caldwell Crossings death 2-18-19 (2)

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Authorities say the 73-year-old man died of blunt force trauma. Read more

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Caldwell Crossings death 2-18-19

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Police have blocked off a portion of the 3100 block of Crossings Drive with crime scene tape. Read more

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They smashed at least one display case and took an undisclosed amount of jewelry, Hoover police said. Read more

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The Jefferson County District Attorney's office elected not to pursue charges against the shooter, whom witnesses said was approached by another man with a handgun. Read more

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The 29-year-old reportedly had gotten into an argument with another man, retrieved a gun from his vehicle and approached the other man again, police said. Read more

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Hoover police officers 2015

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Police officers now will be paid overtime for any time worked over 40 hours, instead of 43 hours. Read more

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E.J. Bradford prom

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"You whitewashed this case," the father said. Read more

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Bradford shooting

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The attorney general says the officer acted reasonably when he identified an armed E.J. Bradford as an immediate threat to innocent civilians. Read more

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Protesters at Hoover council 2-4-19

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Hoover officials cut off talks with Birmingham Justice League due to false statements, City Administrator Allan Rice said. Read more

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Hoover police 2-1-19

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There was a significant decrease in drug crimes and weapons law offenses. Read more

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The injury was non-life-threatening, Hoover police said. Read more

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Albert Ward III

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Hoover police say it's the same man charged with robbery and assault at a Pinson convenience store Saturday. Read more

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The robbery occurred at the Citgo gas station at 3651 Lorna Road late Friday night, and police chased a suspect into an apartment complex and arrested him after a manhunt in the woods. Read more

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Crump press conference 12-3-18 (5)

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The group wants U.S. Attorney Jay Town to determine whether E.J. Bradford's civil rights were violated. Read more

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Meanwhile, attorney Ben Crump has continued criticizing authorities for not releasing video footage. Read more

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Hoover police say the carjacking is related to a vehicle theft in Birmingham, and the second stolen vehicle was spotted in the Atlanta area. Read more

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Protest meeting 12-5-18

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"It's time to go to jail. We're going to do some arrestable actions," leader Cara McClure said. Read more

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Erron Brown

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The attorney for the Bessemer man accused of shooting an 18-year-old Birmingham man at the mall wants videos from both shootings that took place. Read more

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Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

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Police will not allow protests on school property and are monitoring protesters' activities to ensure public safety. Read more

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Hoover council 12-3-18

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Other people upset about the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria by a police officer warned the protester not to put hands on the mayor. Read more

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  • Crump press conference 12-3-18 (6)

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    Crump press conference 12-3-18 (6)

    Attorney Ben Crump points to a diagram that indicates how Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr. was shot three times from behind when he was killed by a Hoover police officer at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018, during a press conference at Rock City Church in Birmingham, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

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    Crump press conference 12-3-18 (8)

    Attorneys and family members of Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr. talk to the media during a press conference at Rock City Church in Birmingham, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. From left are attorney Rodney Bargainier, Anthony Thomas (Bradford's uncle), Emantic Bradford Sr. (Bradfor's father) and attorney Ben Crump.

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    Crump press conference 12-3-18 (1)

    Ben Crump, an attorney for the 21-year-old Hueytown, Alabama, man killed by a Hoover police officer at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, describes how Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr., was shot three times from behind during a press conference at Rock City Church in Birmingham, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

  • Crump press conference 12-3-18 (5)

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    Crump press conference 12-3-18 (5)

    Emantic Bradford Sr., holds a picture of his son, Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr., who was killed by a Hoover police officer at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018, during a press conference at Rock City Church in Birmingham, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. To the left of Bradford Sr. is Anthony Thomas, Bradford Jr.'s uncle.

  • Crump press conference 12-3-18 (7)

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    Crump press conference 12-3-18 (7)

    Emantic Bradford Sr. and attorney Ben Crump speak with the media during a press conference at Rock City Church in Birmingham, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, regarding the Thanksgiving night shooting of Bradford Sr.'s son, E.J. Bradford Jr., at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, Alabama.

  • Crump press conference 12-3-18 (9)

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    Crump press conference 12-3-18 (9)

    Anthony Thomas, the uncle of Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr., talks to the media during a press conference at Rock City Church in Birmingham, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, as attorney Ben Crump, at right, listens.

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