News Archive for September 2017
Two people have been arrested after a woman lost her life in a collision in Lower Gornal last night (22 September).
Officers were called to Wood Road at around 10.10pm following reports of a collision between two cars.
A Stoke-on-Trent man who preached extreme Islamist ideology at a mosque in the city has today (22 September) been found guilty.
West Midlands Police officers are being armed with DNA spray in the latest tactic against off-road bike louts who plague the region’s streets and parklands.
Around 40 traffic cops are being given the canisters to ‘tag’ motorbikes and riders causing a nuisance in communities.
We are appealing for help to find 76-year-old William Moss after he was last seen in the Newtown area of Birmingham yesterday (21 Sept).
West Midlands Police is warning drivers to keep their cool at the wheel - after a man was jailed for badly injuring a pensioner in a road rage attack.
Police investigating a hit-and-run in Sheldon want to trace a light coloured Vauxhall Astra in connection with the collision.
Detectives will be at the scene of a fatal shooting in Birmingham tonight a week on from the murder of Mekel Sterling.
Mr Sterling, known locally as Skelly, died after a drive-by shooting outside shops in Great Hampton Row, Hockley on Wednesday 13 September just after 9.30pm.
Police are seeking information about a man who conned his way into a home in Stechford Road, Hodge Hill, while posing as a police officer.
Police investigating a serious sexual assault in Birmingham city centre are appealing for information.
A 20-year-old woman is believed to have been sexually assaulted while in the Brindley Place area at around 2am on Saturday 29 July.
Police are appealing for witnesses to a hit and run collision in which a 26 year old man suffered life threatening injuries.
A fashion design conman who stole a fortune from wealthy clients with promises of red carpet tickets to The Oscars has been jailed after West Midlands fraud police exposed his scam.
A man who attacked three people, including a two-year-old child, with a machete has been jailed for 28 years.
Police are appealing for information into a shooting on Monday 11 September in the Newtown area of Birmingham.
A 24-year-old man was shot in the leg twice in Wheeler Street just before 5pm after what is believed to be a verbal altercation with a group.
A 30-year-old man posed as a young Justin Bieber look-a-like online to lure schoolgirls from across the UK into sending him indecent webcam images.
The week-long campaign focuses on raising awareness and educating groups that are most vulnerable to becoming involved in knife crime, either as a victim or as perpetrators.
West Midlands Police has applauded the bravery of three vulnerable women after their evidence helped convict a man who sexually exploited them in return for drugs.
An observant West Midlands Police officer is helping to tackle gang crime after becoming an expert in cracking their slang and hand signs!
PC Gaz Evans from Force CID has spent time learning the language and interpreting the hand signals of suspected gang members across Birmingham.
Police are investigating after a man was found with serious head injuries outside a Bloxwich pub last night.
Officers were called to The Prince of Wales Pub in High Street just after 11pm on Saturday 16 September.
Two men have been arrested following a disturbance at a pub in Erdington, which resulted in two people being injured.
Officers were called to reports of a fight outside the Royal Oak Pub in Marsh Lane at just after 11pm last night (Saturday 16 September).
Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision involving a quad bike in Coventry on Friday night.
The collision took place at 9.40pm on 15 September on the A444 Phoenix Way, near to the junction with the Cyan Business Park.