Three people have been arrested this morning as five addresses were raided in Coventry as part of dawn drugs raids.
The addresses, in the Foleshill area, were all subject to simultaneous raids at 5am today (Friday) after a four month planned operation to crackdown on ongoing drug dealing in Coventry and the wider West Midlands.
TWO BROTHERS were attacked with a Stanley knife – with one slashed across the throat – as a long-standing feud between Birmingham families erupted in a bloody fight at a trendy city nightspot.
Russell Broughton lashed out with the blade at Robert and Thomas Cadby (pictured) when the trio squared up in the Mailbox’s Bar Room Bar on 6 April last year. The trio, plus two other men, were today (March 6) jailed at Birmingham Crown Court.
The second phase of a crackdown on mobile phone crime in the West Midlands saw police raid nine properties in east Birmingham this morning (6 March).
Officers targeted the addresses after they were linked to a nationwide fraud and money laundering scam relating to fraudulent mobile phone warranty applications.
A motorcyclist whose off-road riding caused hundreds of pounds worth of damage has expressed his remorse...by becoming a farm hand for the day.
The 22-year-old was arrested by officers from Solihull Police back in September 2013 after a Knowle farmer phoned them to report a motorcyclist trespassing on one of his fields.