#birmingham Police in Plymouth use double-decker bus to spot driving offences OVER THE weekend, Police in Plymouth hired a double-decker bus to catch drivers committing offences behind the wheel, such as using their phone while driving, in a new initiative to clamp down on law breakers.
On September 15, 1963 Johnny Robinson, age 16, was shot in the back by Birmingham police officer Jack Parker firing from a squad car. Others in the car said the driver going over a bump or hitting his brakes could have caused Parker to fire. Other witnesses heard two shots. Robinson's family never talked about his death, and his brother and sister went to school the next day. Another youth, Virgil Ware, 13, was also killed in the aftermath of the church bombing. #TodayInBlackHistory
Westminster Attack: 30-Year-Old Man Arrested In Birmingham
(NEIL HALL / REUTERS) Westminster Attack: 30-Year-Old Man Arrested In Birmingham Police raided property in city where friends of Khalid Masood live. Floral tributes are tied to a fence in Parliament Square following the attack in Westminster earlier in the week, in central London.
Police use dogs to quell civil unrest in Birmingham, Ala., in May 1963. Birmingham's police commissioner "Bull" Connor also allowed fire hoses to be turned on young civil rights demonstrators. These measures set off a backlash of sentiment that rejuvenated the flagging civil rights movement.
28-Year-Old Man Was Arrested One Week After His Kidnap Victim Brittany Diggs Used Her Insulin Pump To Escape From His Trunk. A man recently freed from prison in Alabama is accused of abducting a woman whose dramatic escape from her car trunk was captured on video. See Video Below. Birmingham police announced Wednesday night that …
MLK Encouraged Children to be Thrown in Jail to Fight Racism. This article is a really interesting piece of history many folks don't know about. Check it out. #Mlk #marchonBirmingham #childrenscrusade #1963
Sky sources: Birmingham police raid is linked to London terror