Knifeman jailed for attack on housemate
A man has been jailed for more than 20 years for a frenzied knife attack on a former housemate at a Birmingham bedsit.
We found Jacob Taylor in Winson Green on the evening of 20 May last year shortly after he’d repeatedly stabbed the man in Leyton Road, Lozells.
Five convicted over Highgate murder
Five men have been convicted of murder after we secured CCTV, mobile phone and forensic evidence linking them to the fatal shooting.
Abdul Rahman Abubaker suffered serious injuries after being shot while leaving a barbecue in Stratford Place, Highgate, in May 2018.
Armed robber and conman is jailed
An armed robber and conman has been jailed for more than 14 years after he was spotted and arrested by our eagle-eyed officers.
Christopher Conrad threatened a post office worker with a knife before fleeing the branch in Coventry Road, Yardley, with money in January this year.
It’s all about teamwork as we join forces to give Lozells a boost
From flying drones and improving football skills, to talking to traders and supporting students, our neighbourhood officers have been working hard with the people who live and work in Lozells to make it a safer and brighter place to be.
Brave bobby bounces back to become officer of year
A brave bobby has bounced back from being seriously injured on duty to help support other victims and tackle crime.
PC Phil Kingsley suffered a bleed on the brain along with a broken leg and ankle after being hit by a suspected drink driver in Dudley Port.
Fourth man charged with murder over taxi shooting
We’ve charged a fourth man over the murder of a teenager who was shot dead in a taxi earlier this year.
Atif Khan, from Park Lane in Tipton, was arrested in London on Monday (11 Oct) in connection with the killing of Kimani Martin in the early hours of 20 June.
Pair jailed for life for savage park killing
Two men have been jailed for life after being found guilty of murdering a man who was viciously assaulted in a Sandwell park last summer.
Anthony Bird was attacked in Victoria Park, Tipton on the morning of Sunday 26 July 2020 by Steven Bennett and Suni Singh Gill.
Woman charged with attempted murder in Erdington
We've charged a woman with attempted murder after a man was seriously injured after being hit by a car in Erdington on Friday night (8 October).
Gina Brown, of Osprey Road, Birmingham, is also charged with driving while above the drink drive limit and failing to stop.