A mother-of-three whose body was at discovered at her home was the victim of a "sustained attack", an inquest has heard.Read the full story ›
The kidnap victim described thinking she saw her own coffin and announced she is giving up glamour modelling for a fresh start.Read the full story ›
The bodies of a 26-year-old woman and a 30-year-old man were found at a house in Oldbury on Saturday afternoon.Read the full story ›
Officers say they have been left "sickened" following an attack on an elderly man last weekend.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for witnesses after a 16-year-old boy was attacked on his way home in Oldbury last week.Read the full story ›
One lane is closed due to people slowing to look at accident on M5 Southbound between J1 A41 / A4252 / Birmingham Road (West Bromwich / Birmingham) and J2 A4123 (Oldbury / Birmingham).
Lane three (of three) was closed as smoke was blowing across the carriageway.
Detectives are renewing their appeal for information a year after the remains of a man from Oldbury, who had been missing since 2008, were found close to the M54 in Shropshire.
Surjit Takhar was 37 when he was reported missing from his home in October 2008. He was last seen by his family nine days before and a detailed investigation was carried out at the time of his disappearance.
Nearly seven years later maintenance workers found his remains at the bottom of an embankment next to the slip road of junction 4 of the M54 in Telford on 20 August 2015.
Now detectives are re-appealing for information which will help uncover how the father if three died.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist was seriously injured on the M5 motorway on Thursday.
Officers were called to the northbound carriageway between junctions 3 and 2 at around 3.40pm following reports that a red and silver Kawasaki motorbike had hit the central reservation.
The motorway was closed for several hours and an air ambulance was called to take the driver to hospital.
The 57-year-old, from Wolverhampton, continues to be treated in hospital for his injuries where his condition is described as serious but stable.
This happened at a busy time of day on a busy stretch of the M5 and we are appealing to any passing motorists who saw what happened to get in touch.
The motorway was closed for several hours while we dealt with the collision and all lanes were reopened at around 7pm.
Specialist officers are supporting the family and the driver at this time and investigations continue to establish the circumstances that led to the crash.
An elderly woman has suffered potentially serious crush injuries after being caught between a car and a bus.Read the full story ›
A man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault after a woman was attacked on a bus in Birmingham.
A 45-year-old man from Smethwick was arrested yesterday following the assault which happened on the 120 bus from Birmingham to Oldbury on March 24th.