Homewood Police host fundraiser for Special Olympics
The Homewood Police Department kicked off its annual Cops on Top fundraiser Friday.The campaign raises money for the Special Olympics of Alabama.The police set up tents at the Chick-fil-A on Lakeshore Parkway. They collected donations in the drive-thru and sold T-shirts inside. The fundraiser goes on until 9 p.m. Friday and picks up again Saturday."This is one of the few times that police are out here and everybody is going to have a positive reaction. So, we're just out here to have a good time," Lt. Ken Atkinson says.