Birmingham police make several arrests for obscene acts at Veterans Memorial Park

Following several complaints from the public, detectives with the Birmingham Police Department conducted a vice operation at Veterans Memorial Park Thursday in an attempt to address recent reports of obscene activity in the area.

According to a release, several suspects were arrested on various charges including indecent proposal and physical harassment. "The Birmingham Vice Unit has a zero tolerance for these types of acts happening at public or private parks," Lt. Ron Sellers said. "We will monitor this location and make any and all appropriate arrests until these acts stop."

Veterans Memorial Park is located at 100 Old Overton Road.