Vestavia Hills Police Department

The driver only had minor injuries and no one else was injured. more

Jan 15, 2018 4:13 PM News


Emily Featherston

The Vestavia Hills Police Department and other city officials hope residents can help with dealing with the problem. more

Jan 3, 2018 4:57 PM News 1 Comments


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The incident occurred in the 1000 block of Montgomery Highway, near the Shoppes at City Hall. more

Nov 1, 2017 12:39 PM , News


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The individuals were honored at a small ceremony Friday, Oct. 27. more

Oct 30, 2017 11:51 AM People


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When Captain Kevin York was just a boy growing up in Detroit, he knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: a police officer. more

Oct 23, 2017 12:08 PM


Emily Featherston

The council voted on a variety of items at its first meeting of the fiscal year. more

Oct 9, 2017 8:30 PM News


Emily Featherston

The night of fun provided the community an opportunity to meet first responders in a friendly circumstance. more

Oct 3, 2017 8:51 PM People


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Hurricane Irma had weakened significantly Monday morning, but public safety officials still asked the public to keep an eye on conditions throughout the day and night. more

Sep 11, 2017 12:11 PM News

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Emily Featherston

The council also issued a proclamation for Senior Citizens Day. more

Aug 14, 2017 10:21 PM News

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James Adams

The brief but heavy rainfall midday Wednesday caused water to rise quickly, stranding multiple motorists and causing significant property damage. more

Jul 26, 2017 5:55 PM News


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The zone is marked by a special parking sign, but Gilham said it includes the whole parking lot and the police department lobby. The area is monitored by video camera around-the-clock, making it a good meeting point to meet an online buyer or seller. more

Jul 25, 2017 11:19 AM Businesses

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Emily Featherston

Recent rains have brought the stormwater management issue to the forefront of the council's discussions. more

Jul 24, 2017 9:31 PM News 1 Comments

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Emily Featherston (File)

The Jefferson County District Attorney's office completed its review of the April 7 tragedy involving an infant. more

Jul 13, 2017 3:46 PM News

0813 Rocky Ridge Road

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Police were working the scene midmorning Thursday. more

Jul 13, 2017 9:50 AM News 2 Comments

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Emily Featherston

The 100 new weapons will be purchased using the department's confiscation funds. more

Jun 26, 2017 8:42 PM News

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Emily Featherston

The June 26 regular meeting will feature a variety of business items. more

Jun 23, 2017 1:11 PM News


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Cadets are spending the week learning what it takes to be a police officer. more

Jun 14, 2017 1:03 PM News


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An automobile incident led to multiple utility lines being down. more

Jun 12, 2017 1:18 PM News


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Girl Scout Brownie Troop 735 recently visited the Birmingham Botanical Gardens to earn their “Bugs” badges. more

May 22, 2017 11:44 AM People


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Crime these days looks less and less like a cat burglar with a black eye mask and more like a shadowy figure typing away at computer. more

May 22, 2017 11:28 AM News 1 Comments

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