As part of Black History Month and throughout October we will be sharing the personal journeys of our colleagues as the nation celebrates the accomplishments of Black and Asian Britons throughout history.
A man has been convicted of having more than 15,500 indecent images of children, including some described as the worst that officers had ever seen.
A man has died after being hit by a car on Tettenhall Road in Wolverhampton.
A Land Rover Freelander struck a pedestrian just before 10.30pm yesterday (Sunday) and sadly a 54-year-old man from the Wolverhampton area was pronounced dead at the scene.
West Midlands Police is investigating a series of nasty Black Country burglaries in which thieves have targeted the homes of elderly residents.
A West Midlands Police gangs unit have arrested two men linked to a Birmingham drugs line after a stash of what’s believed to be cocaine was found by cops hidden behind a loose brick in a garden wall.
We’re appealing for information following a burglary in Wolverhampton yesterday afternoon (10 October).
Three men forced their way into a house on Cooke Street in Goldthorn Park around 3.30pm.
Detectives investigating a double stabbing at a club in Northfield earlier this year, have released details of two men wanted in connection with the incident.
We’re appealing for information following a violent burglary in Balsall Common.
Three suspects forced their way into a house on Kenilworth Road just after 10.30pm on Friday 27 September.
This loaded Luger pistol has been found hidden in woodland at Moseley Bog, in the latest find by Birmingham’s Organised Crime Team.
Reassurance patrols have been stepped up in Smethwick after a series of violent incidents over the past few days.
Detectives are investigating a shooting on Mallin Street near to the junction of Highbury Road just before 9pm on Tuesday (8 October).
Police investigating a stabbing on Tile Hill Lane in Coventry just before 10.30pm on Monday (7 October) have arrested three people.
A 33-year-old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries to his arm and wrist, and remains there in a serious but stable condition.
Officers were called to reports of a disorder in Cape Hill, Smethwick at 3:45pm this afternoon.
One person has been taken to hospital with a head injury and another has been stabbed, their injuries are currently being assessed.
Detectives investigating the murder of Robert Burgess have charged a teenager with murder.
Robert, aged 37, was found with stab injuries to his chest after police were called to Armfield Street, Bell Green at around 9.15pm last Thursday (3 October).
Police are investigating a shooting on Mallin Street near to the junction of Highbury Road in Smethwick just before 9pm yesterday (Tuesday 8 October).
A 21-year-old man was taken to hospital with a serious injury to his eye. He remains there today (Wednesday).
Police are appealing for information following a stabbing in Coventry this morning (8 October).
We were called to Lyndale Road at 1.30am, to reports a man had been stabbed after two men are believed to have forced entry to his home.
Detectives investigating the death of Mark Lloyd have charged a man with murder.
Mr Lloyd was left in a critical condition after being assaulted during a street robbery in Aldridge Road, Perry Barr, at around 11.10pm on Saturday 21 September.
Police in Sutton Coldfield have stepped up patrols after 10 burglaries have been reported since last Friday, (4 October) with thieves predominately trying to steal car keys from houses and then taking cars from the driveway.
Police were called to reports of a disorder outside the Flower Pot pub in West Bromwich just before 6.40pm last night (6 October).
A 24-year-old man was attacked outside the pub in Spon Lane and sustained multiple stab wounds.
A 37-year-old man who died after being stabbed in a garden in Coventry has been named as Robert Burgess.
Robert, who was from the Coventry area, was found with stab injuries to his chest after police were called to Armfield Street, Bell Green, at around 9.15pm on Thursday (3 October).
Police have launched an investigation following reports of disorder backstage at the Radio 1Xtra event at Arena Birmingham last night (5 October).
It's understood that a man sustained a slash wound during an assault at around 10pm and was treated by on site medical staff.
Security staff at Arena Birmingham alerted police to an assault which took place in the backstage area at 10pm on Saturday (5 October).
It's understood that a man sustained a slash wound during the assault. He was treated by on site medical staff and did not require hospital treatment.
A serial abuser who raped and sexually assaulted two boys has been jailed for more than 25 years after they bravely relived their trauma so West Midlands Police could bring him to justice.
The wife of a West Midlands Police officer left seriously injured when he was struck by a car he was trying to stop has thanked the public for their support.
PC Chris Burnham was struck by a Mini in the Holbrooks area of Coventry at around 2.45pm on 25 September.
A driver who killed a pedestrian after speeding at more than 70mph in West Bromwich has been jailed for seven years today (Friday).
Nayyib Mohammed struck Richard James Cheshire on Trinity Way, on the outskirts of the town centre, just after 1.30pm on 3 August this year.