In an emergency dial 999
An emergency is when a life is in danger or a crime is in progress.
Email should not be used to report crime.
Other email contacts:
Fines and fixed penalty notices
Updates on a reported collision (car crash)
Write to us
West Midlands Police
(Currently closed for refurbishment)
General fax enquiries: 0121 626 5642
For public enquiries use Birmingham Central police station
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Please use B4 6AT for West Midlands Police headquarters. Do not send post to this postcode.
Crimestoppers is an independent charity. They will not want your name, just your information. Your call will not be traced or recorded and you do not have to go to court to give a statement. If you have any information relating to any crime call anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through crimestoppers-uk.org
You have the right to make a complaint about our service. Please read our Complaints section to find out how to make a complaint and the appeals process.
Emergency SMS service
Deaf, hard of hearing and speech-impaired people in the UK can send an SMS text message to the UK 999 service. Find out more here:
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Emergency contact information in foreign languages.
Answers to the most common questions about policing including speeding, spent convictions and car tax.
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ring 101 or 999 in an emergency.
0121 626 5858
The office is open Monday – Friday 6am – 7pm and Saturdays and Sundays between 7.30am and 3.30pm. Outside of these hours for critical incidents an on call press office
facility is available through the Force Control Centre.