West Midlands Police is staging its largest recruitment drive in years, as the force seeks to build on a national campaign intended to attract thousands of potential applicants to consider a police career.
A group of four men involved in the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old man as he sat in a parked car in Wolverhampton have been convicted over the killing.
Two revellers sparked a firearms alert in Birmingham city centre this morning (5 Sept) when one produced a BB handgun during an argument.
A man who shot a mum-of-two in her home has been jailed for almost 30 years after West Midlands Police tracked the gunman down hiding in a Birmingham flat.
Detectives investigating two knifepoint shop robberies within four days in Birmingham are treating them as linked.
Officers have released a fresh image of a man they want to speak to in connection with armed robberies in Hall Green and Stechford.
A Dudley man responsible for the death of a teenage girl in Pensnett earlier this year has been jailed for five years.
Charlie Leigh Burgoyne, aged 17, died when the car she was a passenger in hit a wall on Tansey Green Road in the early hours of Thursday 23 May.
A man has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving after a 51-year-old cyclist was killed following a collision in Solihull.
A man has been arrested after a woman was found unconscious at an address in Walsall last night (3 September).
Police are investigating after being called to reports of a stabbing in New Street, Frankley at 8pm last night (3 September).
Police investigating the deaths of two young brothers in a Wolverhampton collision have today (3 September) arrested four men.
Officers executed early morning warrants as part of their enquiries into the fatal collision in Birmingham New Road on 14 March.
A former police officer who downloaded indecent images and videos of children from the internet has been jailed for 15 months.
Jonathan McNeill, 55, has been convicted of the offence of making indecent images of children.
A man and a teenager have been arrested from separate addresses in Rugby on suspicion of the commission, preparation and instigation of acts of terrorism.
The 16-year-old boy and 62-year-old man are being questioned at a police station in the West Midlands.
Officers investigating a fatal collision in Birmingham in the early hours of Saturday (31 August), are appealing for further information.
Officers investigating a fatal collision in Birmingham in the early hours of this morning (Saturday 31 August) are appealing for information.
On the first anniversary of the murder of Fidel Glasgow near to Club M in Coventry, his family will be hosting ‘Fidel’s Walk for Peace and Disclosure’.
Shotgun shells and imitation firearms, drugs and cash were seized today when police swooped on 14 addresses suspected of links to organised crime and illegal gambling dens.
Two brothers behind a Black Country car firm have been charged with fraud after scores of customers complained of being overcharged for repairs and conned out of money.
A prolific thief has turned her life around with the help of neighbourhood officer after being told she had just 12 months to live.
Caroline Best was a heroin and crack cocaine addict and has spent the last 15 years in and out of prison, due to shoplifting to fund her addiction.
Detectives investigating the death of Hashim Khan have charged a man with his murder.
The 37-year-old was discovered with serious injuries in Wilton Road, Birmingham just after 10.40pm on Friday (23 August) and was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Police are investigating after a taxi driver was lured to a street in Druids Heath and then stabbed during a robbery.
The driver went to Saxelby Close to pick up a passenger at around 11pm on Saturday (24 August).
Relatives of a father who was fatally stabbed in Sparkhill have today paid tribute to the ‘backbone of their family.’
Hashim Khan was discovered with serious injuries in Wilton Road at just after 10.40pm on Friday (23 August).
One of our newest crime-fighting canines has already shown a keen scent for suspects after sniffing out a group of suspected school burglars plus a wanted man who was hiding under a trampoline − all on her first tour of duty!
Police are appealing for information after a motorcyclist has died following a collision with a car in Coventry this morning (24 August).
Officers were called to the collision at the junction of Grayswood Avenue and Dulverton Avenue, Earlsdon, just after 8.30am.