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News Archive for February 2019

Police
Posted 28 February 2019

West Midlands Police has released dramatic footage showing the moment a knifeman was arrested at gunpoint cowering in his shower cubicle. 

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Posted 28 February 2019

A knifeman who fatally stabbed a man outside a Birmingham pub following a row over a punch-bag machine has been jailed for life - as the victim’s grieving mum pleads with young men to put down their knives.

WMP
Posted 28 February 2019

A man who once burgled his own granddad’s home is back behind bars after West Midlands Police linked him to ‘bogus official’ burglaries against three women in their nineties.

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Posted 28 February 2019

West Midlands Police will have a comprehensive operation in place for the Birmingham City and Aston Villa derby. 

The force has worked alongside both clubs and fan groups in preparing its policing plans for the game on Sunday, 10 March.

ben platt
Posted 28 February 2019

Wolverhampton man, Ben Platt, has been jailed after threatening a driver with a knife and assaulting him, before stealing his taxi and crashing it into parked cars. 

Hazrat Umar
Posted 28 February 2019

Detectives investigating the death of Hazrat Umar in Birmingham have charged a teenager with murder.
 
The 16-year-old boy from Birmingham was arrested on Monday (25 February) following the fatal stabbing in Norwood Road that afternoon.
 

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Posted 27 February 2019

Two people have admitted possessing tasers and CS spray after police found the weapons in their homes as they carried out search warrants.

Michael Miller County Lines dealer jailed
Posted 27 February 2019

A County Lines drug chain supplying heroin and crack cocaine into market and spa towns from the West Midlands has been crushed following a covert police operation.

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Posted 27 February 2019

Chief Constable Dave Thompson has vowed to implement extensive stop and search powers for the foreseeable future, as police step up their efforts to tackle the rising surge of knife crime. 

Drug dealer Sakander Riaz
Posted 27 February 2019

Three Birmingham brothers have been ordered to pay back more than £1 million after police in the West Midlands proved they’d funnelled drugs money into family bank accounts.

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Posted 26 February 2019

Two guns have been seized and two people have been arrested by West Midlands Police Regional Organised Crime Unit, after officers executed a warrant in West Bromwich this morning (26 February).

Jaekwon Marks jailed after West Midlands Police investigation
Posted 26 February 2019

West Midlands Police has released dramatic CCTV footage showing people flee for their lives as a gunman opens fire in a busy pub car-park.

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Posted 26 February 2019

Detectives investigating the death of a 17-year-old boy in Birmingham have arrested a teenager on suspicion of murder.

Gary Cunningham
Posted 25 February 2019

A man found stabbed to death in Harborne on Saturday (23 February) has been named as Gary Cunningham.

Mr Cunningham was found with fatal stab wounds in a block of flats in Frensham Way at just after 11am.

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