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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Man charged after holding a staff member hostage at Natwest in Northfield

David Hempseed, aged 60, has been charged in relation to holding a staff member hostage at Natwest in Northfield on Friday (17/03). West Midlands Police were alerted, just before 11.45AM, to a man...

Boy charged over a series of stun gun attacks on female drivers

A boy, aged 14, has been charged over a series of stun gun attacks on female drivers. The teenager, who can’t be named for legal reasons, is accused of ‘shocking’ women with...

Highgate shisha lounge closed down following reports of ongoing anti-social behaviour.

Emperor's Shisha Lounge on Birchall Street in Highgate has been closed down by police following reports of ongoing anti-social behaviour at the premises. The venue was temporarily closed down in December following three...

Teenager charged with terrorism offences after being arrested at Birmingham Airport

Detectives from West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit have today (23/10) charged a Birmingham teenager with terrorism offences. The boy, aged 15, who cannot be named, has been charged with one count of...

Police patrols stepped up ahead of Frankfurt Christmas Market arrival

Our policing patrols have been stepped up as we prepare for the arrival of the  Frankfurt Christmas Market, which opens on 16th November. Starting this afternoon (10/11) our officers will carry out...

Tributes to young boy Hakeem Hussain found dead in Nechells

A young boy found dead at a house in Nechells has been formally named as Hakeem Hussain (also known as Hakeem Mahmud), as investigations into the cause of his death continue. The...

Teenager apologises to his victim for his bullying behaviour, after hearing how it made...

A Dudley teenager has made amends to his victim for his bullying behaviour, after hearing how it made her feel. In September 2017, a 15-year-old boy from Wrens Nest in Dudley was...

Kingstanding man sentenced to 20 months imprisonment after stirring racial hatred on social media. 

Rhodenne Chand, from Kingstanding, has been convicted of stirring up racial hatred with a string of Islamaphobic tweets − as West Midlands Police warns that anyone who posts inflammatory messages risks...

Investigation launched after a teenage biker sadly dies following a collision in Quinton. 

PC Mark Crozier, from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit, is appealing for information after a teenage biker sadly died following a collision in Quinton at around 11:45PM on Sunday (09/09).  The 18-year-old...

Arrest made after a teen is stabbed in Kingstanding

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested after another teenager was stabbed on a bus in Kings Road, Kingstanding, at around 2.40pm today (8/11). A 16-year-old boy has been taken to hospital with...

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