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News Archive for June 2018

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Posted 30 June 2018

Witnesses are being urged to come forward after a man died when his car hit a tree in Bournville this morning (Saturday 30 June).

The 27-year-old driver of the Seat Ibiza suffered serious injuries in Linden Road at just before 3.50am.

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Posted 30 June 2018

A heartless off-road biker mowed down a six-year-old boy in a Birmingham park and left him with a serious leg injury − now West Midlands Police has urged the community to rally round and help find the person responsible.

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Posted 30 June 2018

 
Police are appealing for information after a man died following a collision in Winson Green last night (Friday 29 June).

Emergency services were called to All Saints Street after a car hit a wall at just before 7.30pm.

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Posted 30 June 2018

West Midlands Police has released video footage taken from on-board one of its new fleet of drones showing a group of off-road bike louts running amok in a Coventry industrial estate. 

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Posted 29 June 2018

A man who killed a bus driver on his way to work and then travelled to Birmingham to buy a coffee has been jailed for causing death by dangerous driving.

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Posted 29 June 2018

Specialist search officers took their skills to new heights when they were tasked with checking every inch of a 186ft plane as part of a pioneering new exercise.

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Posted 29 June 2018

This is how a killer was captured calmly parking up outside West Bromwich police station and taking officers to his victim - in the passenger seat of his car! 

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Posted 29 June 2018

Officers from Sutton Coldfield held a knife detection operation at McDonald’s in the town centre in a bid to address community concerns.

On Thursday 28 June, officers used a portable knife detector to check if anyone entering the restaurant was carrying any weapons.

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Posted 29 June 2018

A man has been arrested on suspicion of wounding after a machete attack in Wolverhampton’s Heath Town on Tuesday (26 June).

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Posted 28 June 2018

A 45-year-old man died yesterday (27 June) following a stabbing in Finchley Park, Kingstanding on Wednesday 20 June.

A 17-year old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was arrested after the man suffered serious stab wounds to his leg and groin. 

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Posted 27 June 2018

An off-duty West Midlands Police officer tackled a woman armed with an axe after a violent domestic incident spilled onto a bus in Wolverhampton last night (26 June).

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Posted 26 June 2018

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed on Tremont Street, Heath Town, Wolverhampton, at around 2.30pm this afternoon (26 June).

A 24-year-old man has been taken to hospital, where his condition is described as serious.

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Posted 26 June 2018

An employee who stabbed his pizza shop boss to death just hours after he started working for him has been jailed for his murder.

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Posted 26 June 2018

A man has been convicted of posing as a police officer and conning money from people by claiming he could sell them jailed criminals’ homes at bargain prices.

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Posted 25 June 2018

A Birmingham man has been convicted of stirring up racial hatred with a string of Islamaphobic tweets − as West Midlands Police warns that anyone who posts inflammatory messages risks arrest for committing hate

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Posted 25 June 2018

A wanted man from Dudley has been charged with an array of offences and recalled to prison.

Last week, officers issued an appeal to trace Luke Shelley aged 23. Shelley was wanted in connection with a collision and stabbing that took place in Sedgley on Tuesday 8 May.

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Posted 25 June 2018

A teenager has been detained on suspicion of lashing out with a machete at a stranger in Birmingham city centre. 

The 17-year-old – who has been living in the Smethwick area – was detained in Manchester yesterday (Sunday 24 June).

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Posted 25 June 2018

A 33-year-old man has been arrested following a collision on Stratford Road, Birmingham that left a mum of three dead.

Noreen Akhtar was struck by  a car outside Cravings Café near the junction with Fernley Road in Sparkhill, at around 11.30pm on Saturday 16 June.

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Posted 24 June 2018

Two people arrested following a ram raid on a mobile phone shop in Acocks Green yesterday (Saturday 23 June) have been charged with burglary.

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Posted 23 June 2018

Two people have been arrested after traffic officers forced an Audi A3 to stop as it tried to join a dual carriageway in the wrong direction. 

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Posted 22 June 2018

A Tipton man has been jailed after breaching the Black Country-wide car cruising injunction order by racing in Sandwell’s streets.

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Posted 21 June 2018

A project has launched looking at the pay and conditions of police staff across West Midlands Police.

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Posted 21 June 2018

West Midlands Police’s top officer and the region’s Police and Crime Commissioner have come together to urge schools to prioritise speaking to pupils about the devastating impact of carrying knives. 

Posted 20 June 2018

A 54-year old man, who died following a collision with a car in Coventry on 13 June, has been named as Mark Jackson. 

Mark sadly died at the scene, after his motorbike collided with a silver Ford Mondeo. 

His family have today paid tribute to him. 

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