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His wife was shot in the arm in February, but no charges were filed against either party in that incident. Read more

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The 16,000-square-foot facility will be built on Municipal Drive next to Hoover Fire Station No. 4 and include a virtual reality firearms training simulator. Read more

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The wreck happened Sunday afternoon at the intersection of Interstate 459 and John Hawkins Parkway. Read more

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The city’s annual Celebrate Hoover Day at Veterans Park returns for its 13th year on Saturday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read more

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The chamber honored the top police officers, firefighter, paramedic, detention officer and 911 operator. Read more

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The ACLU and NAACP joined in the lawsuit, saying records need to be released for transparency and accountability. Read more

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The Hoover Police Explorers had two top 10 finishes among more than 100 teams at a competition in Gatlinburg. Read more

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A woman was shot in the arm early Saturday morning in Hoover's Ross Bridge community. Read more

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The incident happened Wednesday morning at The Willows Apartments off Lorna Road, police said. Read more

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Hoover police said 36-year-old Jackson Bradley Young beat 73-year-old Arthur Grey Till Jr. to death over the weekend. Read more

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The 23-year-old Hoover man was involved in a fight with another inmate, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office. Read more

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The attorney for the family of Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr. said the attorney general and Hoover Police Department have 10 days to release the information before legal action is taken. Read more

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

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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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    Frank Barefield, chairman of the board for Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama, speaks at a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hoover Police Department's Frank and Pam Barefield Training Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

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    Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato speaks at a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hoover Police Department's Frank and Pam Barefield Training Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

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    Hoover police Officer Brian Hale welcomes guests to a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hoover Police Department's Frank and Pam Barefield Training Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

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    Hoover police Chief Nick Derzis speaks at a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hoover Police Department's Frank and Pam Barefield Training Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

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    Hoover police, city officials and guests from other law enforcement agencies and community partners attend a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hoover Police Department's Frank and Pam Barefield Training Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

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    Hoover police and city officials take part in a groundbreaking ceremony for the Hoover Police Department's Frank and Pam Barefield Training Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2019. From left are Hoover Councilman John Greene, police Chief Nick Derzis and Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama Chairman Frank Barefield.

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