Police in Birmingham are urgently appealing for help in finding a woman who has been missing from her care home since this morning.
Jaquiline Christine Vassall, aged 50, described as vulnerable, left her care home in Ascot Road, Moseley at 8.15 this morning.
Jaquiline, who left without her medication, hasn’t been seen since and police are concerned for her safety.
Detectives investigating the death of a Coventry man yesterday (5 March) have now launched a murder enquiry.
Two people, a 34-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman, were arrested yesterday evening on suspicion of his death and remain in police custody today.
Two Birmingham men have been jailed today (Friday 6 March) for a string of Range Rover thefts across the UK.
Liaquat Ali, aged 29, from Cambrai Drive, Hall Green, was sentenced to three and a half years and disqualified from driving for four years. Nathan Bates, aged 27 from The Heathway, Shard End, was jailed for 15 months and disqualified for 18 months at Birmingham Crown Court.
A rogue trader has been jailed for ripping off a Birmingham pensioner with a huge roof repair bill for work later branded appalling by a leading surveyor.
Daniel Fitzpatrick (pictured) cold called the 73-year-old’s Kingshurst home posing as a concerned tradesman who’d spotted loose tiles - but after inventing a catalogue of repair emergencies he handed over an invoice for £2,500. We caught him when he had the nerve to return weeks later touting for more work.
Police in Birmingham have released CCTV footage of two men they want to identify, who were caught dumping a gun outside an address in Balsall Heath.
The men were filmed dropping the firearm near the front of a house, after climbing over a wall in Cannon Hill Road just after midnight on November 2, 2014.
A 25-year-old motorcyclist has died after a collision in Erdington last night (Thursday 5 March).
Officers were called by the ambulance service just after 10.30pm to Tyburn Road, near Salford Circus where the man had been thrown off his white Honda motorbike.
Dudley Police want help to trace a young cyclist who mugged at 61-year-old woman as she walked through Halesowen.
The woman was on Bloomfield Street North at around 1pm on Wednesday 18 February when a young man cycled up to her and grabbed her handbag as he went past.
A Birmingham mother who gave her toddler methadone has today been jailed for six years following his death.
A jury at Nottingham Crown Court found Kelly Emery, 34 from Cotswold Close, Frankley, guilty of manslaughter following Fenton Hogan’s death on 1 July 2013.
“Let’s see how far your hands can wander in cuffs” – that’s the powerful warning to would-be sex pests as a project that's shielding public transport passengers from harassment takes to the region’s buses, trams and trains.
Project Empower is run by the West Midlands Safer Travel Partnership and sees a team of officers fast-tracking enquires into complaints like sexual touching and indecent exposure.
The latest awareness push sees an on-board and in-station marketing campaign with banners warning offenders that unwanted sexual advances won’t be tolerated and urging passengers to report harassment to police. Artwork will be displayed on panels on every bus across the West Midlands – around 1,200 buses in total.
Detectives are urging people to help them trace a man who attacked a lone woman as she walked home across wasteland in Birmingham.
The 43-year-old was on land off Coventry Road, adjacent to Berkeley Road, when she was approached and assaulted on Monday 5 January.