News Archive for May 2020
Crackdown on speeding motorway motorists
More than 300 motorists were caught speeding during a police crackdown on reckless drivers on West Midlands motorways.
Officers from the Central Motorway Police Group have carried out a month-long operation to halt those who put lives at risk on our region’s major routes.
Woman charged after charity box is stolen
We've charged a 42-year-old woman after the contents of a charity box were stolen at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham's Cancer Centre.
It is alleged that approximately £400 was inside the box when the lid was forced open and it was emptied at about 10pm on Wednesday 20 May.
Appeal for information after shots fired in Balsall Heath
We are appealing for information after shots were fired following a collision between a car and a van on Mary Street, Balsall Heath shortly after 8pm yesterday (26 May).
We understand a grey Citroen C3 and white VW Transporter collided near to the junction with Balsall Health Road.
Drugs, weapons and cash seized from two Netherton homes
Earlier this morning (21 May) officers from Dudley raided two addresses on Spring Meadow Road, Netherton under the Misuse of Drugs Act.
Many items were found inside a shed at the back of the two properties including an electroshock weapon, knuckle dusters, a machete and pepper spray.