FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 20 Friday,
January 28, 2011, 4:00 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Burglary Operation Arrest
The Birmingham Police Department reports the results of the first Burglary Task Force
operation of 2011. The operation took place on Thursday, January 27, 2011 and focused on the East Precinct.
The Birmingham Police Department City-wide Task Force partnered with the State Probation Office and ATF to
conduct the operation. The operation is designed to locate subjects with outstanding warrants and identify
suspects of ongoing investigations.
Law enforcement agents executed arrest warrants and conducted traffic check points throughout
the eastern area of Birmingham. The results of the operation are listed below.
12 Felony Arrests
14 Misdemeanor Arrests
Total Arrest - 26 (7 arrest were burglary related)
Weapons Recovered – 4 (1 recovered weapon reported stolen in Leeds, AL)
Traffic Citations – 13