List of Birmingham homicides in 1980
This is a List of Birmingham homicides in 1980. It includes homicide cases occuring within the city limits during the calendar year. Note that not all homicides are ultimately ruled to be murder in courts of law.
Birmingham had 88 homicides in 1980.
- December 25: Edward Alley, Jr, 34, a Birmingham Police Department patrolman, was shot while attempting to question two robbery suspects. Benny Ray Jones and Darryl Watkins were chaged with the murder. (link)
- Birmingham News reports accessed at the microfilm room of the Birmingham Public Library