A Birmingham man was yesterday (Monday 21 October) jailed for 10 years for sexually assaulting a child over a period of two years.
Paul Mann, of Chingford Road in Kingstanding, was found guilty at Birmingham Crown Court of four counts of sexual assault between 2016 and 2018.
West Midlands Police is appealing for witnesses after two neighbourhood officers were hurt trying to stop a drug deal – with one cop being dragged 300m in a car in a brave bid to detain the suspects.
An organised crime gang behind a £250,000 series of attacks on cash machines around the Midlands is behind bars today, as new footage shows their raids around the region.
The gang would tie straps around freestanding ATMs before ripping them out using vehicles on cloned plates.
A further four more people have been arrested in connection with a series of break-ins across the Black Country.
“I had just accepted a job offer from West Midlands Police and was waiting for my start date when I found out I had breast cancer. It meant that I couldn’t start my new job but the force held the position for me until after treatment.
A teenager has been found guilty of the murder of 18-year-old Jordan Moazami in Harborne earlier this year.
Hamed Hussein, 19, stabbed Jordan following an argument over drugs and money which started at the home of a mutual friend.
# HumansofWMP : Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Linda Billingham, Force Contact handler.
As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month we are sharing the personal journeys of some of our colleagues who have survived breast cancer.
Today we share Linda's story:
Four people have been arrested in connection with a series of break-ins across the Black Country.
The men aged 43, 28, 25 and 20 were all arrested in the Goldthorn area of Wolverhampton last night (17 October) on suspicion of conspiracy to burgle and remain in police custody today.
Drug gangs have been targeted by West Midlands Police as part of a national week of action against ‘County Lines’ heroin and crack cocaine networks.
Police officers are intensifying their efforts to find those responsible for a series of break-ins across the Black Country after several more were reported overnight.
As part of National Hate Crime Week we are sharing PCSO Simona Zetu’s story.
The family of a 54-year-old man who died after being hit by a car in Wolverhampton has today paid tribute to him.
Paul Mazs, from Wolverhampton, was struck by a Land Rover Freelander on Tettenhall Road on Sunday (13 Oct) just before 10.30pm and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Earlier this year a Loomis cash driver was attacked in a cash-in-transit robbery on Axletree Way, Wednesbury.
A cashbox containing thousands of pounds was stolen during the robbery which took place on Monday 12 August at around 9.30am.
Detectives are investigating after the body of a man was found at a house in Tipton last night (Wednesday 16 October).
Officers were called to Beehive Walk at around 11:50pm, where the body of a 62-year-old man was found. His death is currently being treated as suspicious.
A driver who killed his girlfriend after speeding away from police at more than 70mph in Birmingham has been jailed for over nine years today (Wednesday 16 Oct).
Adrian Paskin fled from officers in his Ford Fiesta after being spotted on the M6 on the evening of Saturday 17 August.
Our amazing cadets recently conducted a knife sweep at Fens Pool park in conjunction with local neighbourhood bobbies.
The high visibility sweep was part of ongoing effort by the force’s Cadet Unit to help tackle knife crime.
A shop owner who deleted incriminating CCTV following the fatal shooting of a man in Wolverhampton has been jailed for 10 months.
Dwaine Junior Haughton, aged 26, was killed after four men opened fire on a car on Valley Road, Park Village in July 2018.
The number of complaints received by West Midlands Police has fallen by more than a third in the last year, according to new figures.