News Archive for August 2018
A Birmingham man has today (31 August) been found guilty of murder of a pedestrian who was dragged more than 100 yards by his van.
Police searching for the suspect in the double murder in Solihull have arrested a man.
Detectives investigating a fatal road traffic collision are appealing for the public’s help in locating a second vehicle.
Liam Ball, 17, was tragically killed when the car he was a passenger in hit parked vehicles on Weston Street, Walsall, on Thursday 2 August.
A man who shot a father following a disagreement over music at a Halloween party has been jailed for attempted murder today (Thursday 30 August).
Two boys aged 13 and 14 have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a stabbing in a Birmingham park that left a teenager with a punctured lung.
A man has been jailed for three and a half years for robbing a couple in Birmingham city centre earlier this year.
An investigation has been launched after a teenage boy was stabbed in Handsworth Park yesterday evening (Monday 27 August).
Police were called by paramedics to the York Road area of the park in Handsworth, Birmingham, at around 6.40pm.
Police investigating a fatal hit-and-run in Coventry are appealing for anyone who saw a black BMW X5 in the area at the time.
Bikers are being urged to ride responsibly during an operation to cut collisions and keep the West Midlands roads safe.
West Midlands Police are warning motorbike riders against the potentially fatal pitfalls of dangerous driving and not wearing suitable protective clothing.
Two men arrested in connection with the death of 39-year-old Kevin Shepperson have been charged with his murder.
This suspected chop shop has been raided by police as the West Midlands Police blitz on organised car crooks continued apace.
A car thief who injured a police officer while resisting arrest has been jailed for nearly four years.
An investigation is underway after the body of a man was found at a house in Willenhall, Walsall earlier today (Wednesday 22 August).
Police were called to a flat on Bloxwich Road South just before 12.30pm by ambulance colleagues, who had been alerted by a member of the public.
This is the face of the man police are hunting following the attempted rape of an 11-year-old girl in a Solihull park.
Officers have worked with the youngster to draw up the artist’s impression of the attacker and are hoping that someone in the community will be able to identify him.