A convicted robber who was shot by police after fleeing from a raid with a pistol while wearing only his underpants, has been jailed for six years and four months.
West Midlands Police
A police officer has told a court sexual comments he made to a vulnerable victim of domestic violence were “merely rapport-building” aimed at helping his inquiries.
A motorist has said she is involved in a royal legal tussle after a car allegedly carrying the Countess of Wessex crashed into hers and then drove off.
Two children aged three and five are among the injured following a “serious collision” between a car and a people carrier.
A man has been arrested after five mosques had their windows smashed in Birmingham.
An investigation involving counter-terrorism officers has been launched after five mosques were vandalised in an “abhorrent, despicable act”.
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.