News Archive for December 2018
West Midlands Police has launched an investigation after the body of a woman was found this morning (31 Dec) inside a Black Country flat.
A murder investigation has been launched after a man was found with fatal stab wounds in Halesowen this morning (30 December).
Police are investigating a fatal collision in Balsall Heath last night (Friday 28 December).
A male pedestrian, in his 40s, was struck by a car around 10.45pm on Highgate Road and sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Officers are continuing to work tirelessly to tackle firearms in the region as part of Operation Yawbridge and as the end of the year approaches the tally of viable firearms taken off the streets has reached an incredible 135.
Hall Green officers have stepped in to donate toys to a family following a burglary at their home.
Just four days before Christmas, offenders broke into the home of a single mother and her four-year-old son in Baldwins Lane, Hall Green stealing Christmas presents and food.
The Deputy Chief Constable of West Midlands Police has been recognised for her dedication to policing and tackling domestic abuse in the New Year's Honours List.
DCC Louisa Rolfe has received the royal seal of approval by being awarded an OBE (Officer of the Most Excellent Order).
Police across the region have been working tirelessly in recent months to tackle burglary.
In the last week, a total of 16 people have been arrested, 13 of which have been charged with burglary and other offences.
Two men responsible for a surge in car crime in the NCP car park in Dale End have been put behind bars.
Officers investigating a mini crimewave of thefts from cars, that included sat navs, cash, and sunglasses, launched an investigation to find the culprits.
Tributes have been paid to a 'loved and well-known' mother, sister, daughter and friend who died following a collision in Coventry earlier this month.
Prakash Kaur was struck by a blue Subaru car in Foleshill Road, neat the community centre, at just after 4pm on Friday 14 December.
This Christmas, one of our officers has put some extra thought into a present for her dad - by changing her collar number to her ex-police officer dad’s old number.