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Press Release

Statement from United States Attorney Jay E. Town on this Morning’s Shooting of Two Birmingham Police Officers

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Alabama

“This tragedy is a heartbreaking reminder of the dangers all law enforcement face while we sleep. While they keep us safe.  While they do the job.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the officers, the officer still fighting for life, and the fallen officer whose end of watch came much too soon.”

Updated January 17, 2019