News Archive for August 2020
Four people arrested in Birmingham operation to tackle organised crime
Three men and a teenager were arrested last night as officers from our Sparkbrook impact team were assisted by our Regional Organised Crime Unit (ROCU) and dogs unit for a joint operation in a continued effort to tackle organised crime.
Murder investigation launched after man dies in Lozells shooting
A murder investigation has been launched after a man died when shots were fired in Lozells this afternoon (26 August).
The 22-year-old was critically injured in Lozells Road just after 12.30pm and died a short time after arriving at hospital.
Further arrests in Reece Cox murder investigation
We have today (Tuesday 25 August) arrested two more men in relation to the murder of Reece Cox, who was killed following a violent street attack in Sedgley.
Reece, aged 24, was tragically found with fatal head injuries outside a pub in the town centre on Saturday 15 August.
Appeal for information after fatal Perry Barr collision
We're appealing for witnesses or dashcam footage after a driver died following a collision in Perry Barr yesterday (23 August).
His silver Nissan Almera is believed to have hit the back of a van and lamppost before flipping onto its roof in Walsall Road.