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

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

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2018 Greater Shelby Chamber Safety Awards

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The Safety Awards Luncheon was held on Sept. 26. Read more

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City staff changed the way police overtime pay is reported to the Retirement Systems of Alabama due to a recent Supreme Court decision, but Smith said the court decision was misinterpreted. Read more

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The apparent accident occurred in the parking lot of the Home Depot off U.S. 280. Read more

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Forehand Bivens

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Police say the same two men robbed the BB&T Bank branch on Meadow Brook Road on both June 7 and June 27, plus a Regions Bank in Graysville on June 27. Read more

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Meadow Brook bank robbery 6-7-18 (2)

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But this time, authorities have arrested suspects and say they are the same men who robbed the bank on June 7. Read more

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Police are still investigating what caused the wreck on Greystone Highlands Circle. Read more

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Paul Edward Acton Bowen

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Police identified the suspect as Paul Edward Acton Bowen, the founder of the Acton Bowen Outreach Ministries. Read more

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Drug cases rise in 2017, but robberies, assaults, vehicle thefts decline. Read more

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Residents of five homes in the Barkley Square and Inverness Green were at home when the intruder broke into their houses, police said. Read more

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Patrick Earl Trotman-El

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The officer stopped the man as he was pulling into the Walmart on U.S. 280 Wednesday afternoon. Read more

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Top police officer, firefighters helped rescue a man who was about to jump from a bridge onto Interstate 459 in an effort to kill himself. Read more

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Preston Barker Moore

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The Shelby County District Attorney's Office charged the 16-year-old boy as an adult with two counts of first-degree felony assault. Read more

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A sporting goods store, liquor store and cafe all were burglarized overnight. Read more

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2018 Hoover City Leaders Breakfast

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The officials were at the 2018 Hoover City Leaders Breakfast, and the police and fire departments honored student contest winners. Read more

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Municipal Drive land purchase 12-28-17

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The city plans to build a police training facility on the property, which is between Hoover Fire Station No. 4 and the Extra Space Storage facility. Read more

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  • Caldwell Crossings death 2-18-19 (2)

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    Caldwell Crossings death 2-18-19 (2)

    Hoover police investigate a death at a home in the 3100 block of Crossings Drive in the Caldwell Crossings community in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019.

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