A Birmingham businessman has paid tribute to a local music shop owner who was found dead in a car boot.Read the full story ›
The Labour MEP Neena Gill, will meet with the family of Paramjeet Singh who's wanted in India over allegations of murder and terrorism.Read the full story ›
A further two arrests have been made as detectives continue to investigate the murder of Smethwick teenager Jamar Walker.Read the full story ›
The teenager was found lying in the road after a crash near to an industrial estate in Smethwick.Read the full story ›
A man is in a "severe but stable condition" in hospital after he was attacked by robbers armed with golf clubs.Read the full story ›
Actress Julie Walters has been nominated for a Bafta for her role in the film Brooklyn.
The Smethwick-born star has been nominated in the supporting actress category alongside Kate Winslet, Rooney Mara, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Alicia Vikander.
He Named Me Malala, the film documenting the journey of Malala Yousafzai being shot in the head by the Taliban to her life now in Birmingham, has also been nominated for best documentary.
Police investigating the death of 15-year-old Jamar Walker, who died after suffering stab injuries in Smethwick last month, have charged a 17-year-old youth with his murder.
The 17-year-old from Smethwick, who cannot be identified legally, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with murder as well as a further charge of attempted murder last night.
He will appear before Wolverhampton Youth Court this morning.
Enquiries into the death of Jamar continue, who was found injured in Raglan Road, Smethwick around 2.20am Sunday 20 December 2015.
Jamar was taken to hospital where he died.
A 17-year-old man also suffered a minor stab injury to his lower back and was treated at hospital following the incident.
Anyone with information is urged to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555 111.
The family of Jamar Walker who was fatally stabbed in Smethwick over the weekend have paid tribute to a 'fun and loving' boy.Read the full story ›
Those living nearby say the 'absolutely horrific' stabbing of a 15-year-old boy is something out of the ordinary for the area.Read the full story ›
Police have launched a murder investigation after a teenage boy was found with stab wounds in Smethwick.Read the full story ›