A fire has broken out at HMP Featherstone in Staffordshire amidst reports of "an ongoing incident".Read the full story ›
The A444 is closed in both directions due to a serious accident at Bretlands Way. It is affecting the Stapenhill area of Staffordshire.
Motorway police have caught a driver speeding at nearly twice the legal speed limit on the M6 Toll in Staffordshire.
The Central Motorway Policing Group tweeted a picture showing the driver clocking 136.90mph overnight.
They say it's the highest speed they had caught all night, and went on to say the driver's 'prize' would now be a court summons through the post.
A pilot has been taken to hospital with leg injuries after a light aircraft crashed in a field near Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire.Read the full story ›
Police investigating her unexplained death want any information about her last few days.Read the full story ›
The parents of a 25-year-old boy who's body was discovered in a locked yard have paid tribute to him.Read the full story ›
Wolverhampton Road is closed in both directions between t between High Hill (Essington) and Wood Hayes Road / Wood End Road (New Cross), due to a serious police incident. Police say the road will hopefully re-open in time for morning rush hour.
Residents are being urged to be prepared for the forthcoming bank holiday by knowing what to do if you pick up a minor illness.Read the full story ›
Police say 32 people have been arrested at V Festival in Staffordshire so far over the weekend.
Armed officers have been seen patrolling the site.
Thousands of music fans are attending the two day event at Weston Park.
The event is proceeding very smoothly and peacefully so far, which is great to see. In partnership with the event's security team there has been some outstanding work to prevent drugs getting into the festival and these arrests should serve as a message to others thinking about making the same mistake.
Police have made 13 arrests in the first day of V Festival.Read the full story ›