Moseley Road at the junction of Brighton Road in Balsall Heath

Reward for information on Balsall Heath attacker who left victim with severe head injuries

Crimestoppers are offering a reward of up to £5,000 for information following an attack on a man that left him with severe head injuries, and could lead to permanent brain damage. The incident...

Woman who was hit by a car travelling 101mph helps spread road safety message...

A woman who was hit by a car travelling at 101mph is helping West Midlands Fire Service to spread a road safety message in a hard-hitting video. Harriet Barnsley, 25, from Bearwood,...

Police launch an investigation after a woman is slashed with a knife during a...

West Midlands Police have launched an investigation after a woman was slashed with a knife at a property on Barrows Road in Sparkbrook, just after 3am on Monday (04/02). The 20-year-old was...

Prison staff caught sneaking contraband into HMP Birmingham

Birmingham prison staff have been caught sneaking in contraband into HMP Birmingham during a West Midlands Police operation today (05/02). Police were joined by National Crime Agency (NCA) officers and prison security...
Bus in Digbeth, Birmingham

Consultation launched on plans to tackle anti-social behaviour on buses

A consultation has today (04/02) been launched over plans to use new powers to tackle anti-social behaviour on the buses in the West Midlands. Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) is looking to...

Man arrested over bag snatch on 93-year-old woman

A man wanted over a bag snatch in which a pensioner was dragged to the ground has been arrested after police traced him to an address yesterday (03/02). Officers moved in at...
Bulldog Revolver seized by West Midlands Police

Police seize four firearms in just 12 hours

Firearms including a loaded including a loaded Bull Dog revolver have been taken off the streets as West Midlands Police continue their crack down on gun crime. Yesterday (31/01) a car seized by...

Police uncover organised criminal operation after reports of disorder in Hockley

West Midlands Police have uncovered an organised criminal operation after responding to reports of a disorder in Hockley yesterday (30/01). Officers from the Force Response Unit were called to Hive Industrial Estate on...

Birmingham man jailed for online grooming

A Birmingham man who groomed teenage girls in Canada online has been jailed for 40 months. Mark Shortt, aged 45, of Quinton, believed that his actions would remain undetected if he targeted...
Adderley Street in Digbeth

Workers fight off armed man in Digbeth

West Midlands Police are investigating reports of an armed robbery at car garage in Adderley Street in Digbeth at 12.30pm this afternoon. A man entered the shop and threatened workers with a...

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