An investigation involving counter-terrorism officers has been launched after five mosques were vandalised in an “abhorrent, despicable act”.
West Midlands Police
Police are investigating reports of vandalism at a fifth mosque in Birmingham after pictures were circulated on social media of smashed windows at the Mosque and Muslim Community Centre Aston.
Detectives probing the hit and run killing of two young brothers have arrested a man on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
A 51-year-old man has been shot dead by armed police during an operation in a block of flats near Birmingham city centre.
Two children have been killed and their mother seriously injured in a crash just moments after a witness claimed they saw two other cars “racing”.
Two boys, one aged 23 months and the other 10, have died in a car crash.
A spectator will be handed a life ban from a football ground after running onto the pitch and punching a player during a match.
A former police constable who encouraged a teenager to send him naked images of herself on Snapchat has been jailed for nine months.
A driver was arrested after up to £465,000 in banknotes was found in the back of a van.
A teenager who became the second boy to be stabbed to death in Birmingham in a week has been named by police.
A murder investigation is under way after a 16-year-old boy became the second teenager in a week to be stabbed to death in Birmingham.
A dangerous driver has been jailed for nine years for killing a Police Community Support Officer during a 105mph chase after smoking cocaine.
Another murder investigation has been launched in Birmingham after a 16-year-old boy became the second teenager to be stabbed to death in the city in a week.
A murder investigation has been launched after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed to death.
A chief constable has criticised the “too lenient” suspended sentence handed to a former police inspector who admitted making hundreds of indecent images of children.
A mother on the school run has been ticketed by police after parking on the exit to a roundabout.
A huge cannabis factory covering three floors of a derelict tower block scheduled for demolition has been found in the middle of a housing estate.
A man has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving over a crash that killed a Police Community Support Officer, West Midlands Police said.
A prison officer who fell in love with a convicted killer has been jailed for smuggling steroids and phones into prison in her underwear.
A man who was fatally shot by police during an “intelligence-led” operation in Coventry died from a single gunshot wound to the chest, a post-mortem examination has confirmed.