Recent Incidents - Birmingham Police Department

Date/TimeAddressCategoryMore Info
08/14/2018 1:00 PM33600 Woodward AvenueMiscellaneousOfficers were dispatched to the Bank of Ann Arbor on reports of a woman attempting to cash a fraudulent check. The woman, a 21 year old from Detroit, said she worked at Hungry Howie's and was cashing her paycheck from them. She later admitted she did not work for Hungry Howie's and the check was fraudulent. She was arrested for Uttering and Publishing.
08/10/2018 7:00 PM400 North Old WoodwardMiscellaneousOfficers were dispatched to SAIC on reports of a broken window at the business. The front window off of the Oakland side was shattered with rocks on the ground near the broken glass. A suspect is described as a white male with an orange backpack and riding a bike. Officers are investigating.
08/10/2018 3:00 PM33600 Woodward AvenueFraudOfficers were dispatched to the Bank of Ann Arbor on reports of a man who attempted to cash a fraudulent check. The man said he worked at Hungry Howie's and was cashing his paycheck from them. A bank employee called Hungry Howie's to verify his employment and learned he was not employed there. During the phone call, the man left the bank. He is described as a black male, approx. 35 years old, 180 lbs with a mustache, short beard and shaved black hair. He was wearing a black t-shirt with a white bird on it, black shorts and black tennis shoes. Officers are investigating.
08/07/2018 8:00 PMLincoln and CranbrookDrugs/AlcoholAn officer pulled over a vehicle that was speeding near Lincoln and Cranbrook. The driver, a 27 year old man from West Bloomfield, had marijuana in the vehicle. He was arrested and issued a citation for Possession of Marijuana.
08/06/2018 11:00 AMLakepark DriveBurglaryResidents in the 500 block of Lakepark returned home from vacation and found their garage door open. Several items were stolen from the home. Detectives are questioning a suspect who had access to the home.
08/05/2018 9:00 PM700 East Maple Theft LarcenyA man reported his bike was stolen from the bike rack by the Maple entrance of Kroger. The bike was a silver and black Specialized 16 inch mountain bike with a rack on the back. The lock and chain were also missing. There are no suspects or witnesses.
08/05/2018 1:00 PMEdgewood and SmithDUIOfficers were patrolling on Smith when they observed a vehicle driving erratically. The driver, a 35 year old man from Birmingham, was under the influence of alcohol with a BAC more than three times the legal limit. He was arrested and issued a citation for Operating While Intoxicated, Super Drunk.
08/03/2018 2:00 PMYorkshireTheft LarcenyA resident in the 1500 block of Yorkshire reported a package was stolen from their porch. There are no suspects or witnesses.
08/02/2018 8:00 PMWoodward and BirdDUIAn officer pulled over a vehicle that was driving erratically on Woodward near Bird. The driver, a 45 year old man from Garden City, was under the influence of alcohol. While the officer was looking up the driver's information, the driver got out of his vehicle and started running from the scene. The officer followed the driver into the backyard of a home in the 1400 block of Bird. The driver was tased and then arrested for Operating While Intoxicated, 3rd Offense.
08/01/2018 12:00 PMHazel and Old Woodward AvenueMiscellaneousOfficers responded to reports of a road rage incident near Old Woodward and Hazel. A man said he was driving while looking at his phone when a car pulled up next to him and an angry driver gave him the middle finger. When the cars were stopped at a stop sign, the angry driver got out of the car and slashed the other car's back tire. The man who slashed the tire, a 25 year old from Huntington Woods, said he was upset because two of his friends passed away from drivers who were texting. He was issued a citation for Malicious Destruction of Property and given a court date.