News Archive for April 2019
Police in Wolverhampton continue reassurance patrols following a shooting in the city yesterday afternoon (19 April).
Officers received reports that shots were fired at a house in Wolverhampton, injuring a six-year-old boy, just before 4pm.
An observant officer is proving the scourge of ’Wolverhampton’s Wanted’ due to his ability to remember suspects.
PC James Bradley has become a nemesis to the city’s criminals by managing to recognise them from police briefings.
A young father fatally shot on Thursday lunchtime was named today (April 20) as Remal Hunt, as his family described how he will be ‘sadly missed’.
A man has been charged with murder following a fatal stabbing in Smith’s Wood last month.
Officers and paramedics were called to Arran Way in Smith’s Wood just after 11:15pm on 29 March, following reports a man had been stabbed.
Detectives investigating after shots were fired at a house in Wolverhampton, injuring a six-year-old boy, just before 4pm this afternoon (Friday 19 April) have arrested two men.
A 17-year-old and a 24-year-old were arrested on suspicion of wounding. They are both in police custody.
West Midlands Police has launched an investigation after a child was injured after shots were fired at a house in Wolverhampton just before 4pm this afternoon (Friday 19 April).
A drug dealing trio have been jailed for more than 20 years after their illegal network was busted by police.
An investigation by the West Midlands Regional Organised Crime Unit (ROCU) recovered heroin, crack cocaine and cannabis worth tens of thousands of pounds.
Police investigating a collision in Wolverhampton on Wednesday (17 April) in which a motorbike pillion passenger suffered fatal injuries, have charged a man for causing his death.
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Reassurance patrols have been stepped up in Erdington after a man was fatally shot just after midday today (Thursday 18 April).
The family of a woman who died when she was hit by a motorcycle in Wolverhampton Road, Sandwell, has paid tribute to their much loved mother and grandmother.
Bernice Evans, age 70, was crossing the road with two family members at around 8.35pm on 10 April, when she was knocked down.
A man ejected from a Birmingham nightclub returned minutes later to threaten bouncers with a loaded handgun.
Detectives investigating the murder of Leneto Kellengbeck have arrested a man on suspicion of murder.
The 24-year-old was arrested last night from an address in Smith’s Wood area and is currently in police custody; he will be questioned later today.
Police have charged a man over six car-jackings in the space of a week in the Yardley area of Birmingham.
Tony Mitchell, of no fixed address, has been charged with multiple counts of robbery, attempted robbery and aggravated vehicle taking.
Police are appealing for information following a collision in Wolverhampton last night (Wednesday 17 April) in which a motorbike pillion passenger suffered fatal injuries.
Two Birmingham brothers who ran a £300,000 drugs network into Hereford have been jailed for 16 years – the latest success for a police operation targeting County Lines dealers in the West Midlands.
A Birmingham man has been jailed for stabbing his colleague and father-of-two, Bile Mohammed Siyad in November last year.
Abdul Khaya and Mr Siyad, who worked together at a delivery warehouse, had a falling out over a small sum of money earlier that week.