A 26-year-old woman from Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire has been charged with inciting terrorism on social media and being a member of the proscribed terrorist group ISIS. She will appear at Westminster Magistrates Court this afternoon (Thursday 2 July).
The woman, who at this point cannot be named for legal reasons, was arrested by officers from the West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit at Heathrow Airport in February. She had arrived on a flight from Turkey.
Police in Stourbridge are appealing for information after a woman was seriously sexually assaulted last weekend.
Officers were called to Green Street at around 2.50am on Sunday 28 June, following a report a 25-year-old woman had been attacked following a night out.
The huge challenges of dealing with some of the region’s most prolific offenders – trying to break the cycle of offending and move them away from a life of crime – is the focus of a new documentary to be aired tonight.
‘Career Criminals’ will show how offenders in Dudley are constantly monitored and challenged – resulting in the area having one of the lowest reoffending rates anywhere in the country.
Police have praised passers-by who stepped in when a woman was assaulted at a Coventry bus stop.
The 34-year-old was attacked in broad daylight as she waited for a bus on Foleshill Road near to the junction of Blackwell Road.
Detectives investigating a disorder in Alum Rock this morning (1 July) have arrested two men on suspicion of attempted murder.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the disturbance after a 22-year-old man was stabbed on Cotterills Lane at 6.41am. He remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital.
Police investigating a collision and altercation in Kings Norton on Monday involving the drivers of two vehicles, have arrested a man in connection with the incident.
Officers were called to Monyhull Hall Road at around 8.40am on Monday, after a 63-year-old man collapsed and was taken to hospital, where he remains in as serious but stable condition.