News Archive for September 2020
Drug networks targeted and children protected in County Lines offensive
We’ve targeted organised crime gangs as part of a national week of action against ‘County Lines’ drugs networks.
Almost 40 warrants were executed across the force area last week at addresses suspected of being linked to cross-border drugs supply chains.
Crackdown on dangerous and irresponsible driving
We caught more than 80 people during a dangerous driving crackdown along the region’s collision hotspot route last week.
We took action after figures revealed more than 40 serious or fatal collisions took place on the Birmingham Ring Road in 12 months.
Urgent appeal to witnesses after Birmingham collision
We need to identify a number of witnesses to a serious collision in Birmingham city centre this morning (24 September).
A man seriously injured after being hit by a car in Holloway Circus Queensway at around 3.40am has tested positive for Covid-19.
Injured PC Gaz Phillips returns to hospital to thank staff who saved his life
The PC who was critically injured when he was run over by a stolen police car in Birmingham has returned to thank the hospital where his life was saved, by handing over money he raised by selling pin badges during his recovery.