Three arrests and two machetes seized as officers spot stolen car in Birmingham
We've made three arrests and seized two machetes after officers on patrol spotted a stolen car in Birmingham.
The Nissan Juke, which was on false plates, was seen in Genners Lane, Bartley Green, on Saturday (17 July) at about 6.30pm when it almost collided with two pedestrians.
Increase in planned police activity to keep Dudley safe
Coronavirus restrictions are lifting today (19 July) and we understand that some of you might be feeling anxious or worried.
The national lockdown that ended on 29 March caused a really big reduction in crime, similar to that seen at the beginning of the pandemic last year.
Appeal following fatal collision in Halesowen
We’re investigating after a man sadly lost his life in a collision in Halesowen yesterday afternoon (17 July).
A motorbike travelling on Stourbridge Road collided with the back of a Land Rover Discovery which was turning onto Richmond Street, at around 3pm.
Appeal to trace witnesses following fatal collision
We are appealing for the occupants of a specific car to come forward following a fatal collision in Lichfield Road, Wednesfield, on Monday 5 July.
The collision occurred just after 10.05pm and involved a car and a non-emergency transport ambulance.
Man dies in Solihull quad bike collision
A man has died after a collision between a quad bike and a Ford Fiesta in Warwick Road, Olton at 8.30pm yesterday (15 July).
We understand the rider of the quad was overtaking a line of traffic when the Fiesta was turning right into a petrol station and the two collided.
Dispersal order on Roseland playing fields to tackle anti-social behaviour
We’ve been listening to your concerns about crime and antisocial behaviour on Roseland playing fields, Kates Hill. Nearby streets are also being affected.
We’ve got a plan in place to stop this. This includes a dispersal order for the area.
Officers arrest suspect within minutes of car jacking in Coventry
We've arrested a robbery suspect within 20 minutes of a delivery driver’s car being stolen in Coventry this morning (Wednesday 14 July).
Officers were flagged down by the delivery man at around 7.45am after he'd been threatened and robbed of his Ford Galaxy in Parkhill Drive.
Man jailed for life for hit-and-run murder
Tony Green was sentenced to life with a minimum term of 20 years jail for the hit-and-run murder of Shkelzen Taka in Erdington on Boxing Day.
Green was in Coton Lane in Erdington in the early hours of 26 December when he exchanged words with 28-year-old victim Shkelzen Taka.
Investigation launched after cyclist dies in collision on Walsall pedestrian crossing
We're investigating after a cyclist died after being hit by a car on a pedestrian crossing in Lower Rushall Street, Walsall just after 10am today (Tuesday 13 July).
We believe the woman, who was using the crossing, was struck by a VW Polo which drove on.