The move comes despite the force receiving £2.5 million less from the government again this year.Read the full story ›
A man who was arrested in Birmingham gives new custody cells "three stars" in Trip Advisor style review.Read the full story ›
A march is taking place in Handsworth for man who died after being detained by police under the mental health act.Read the full story ›
The three men were arrested by West Midlands Police counter terrorism officers and are due before Westminster Magistrates' Court in London.Read the full story ›
Police in Walsall are 'desperately concerned' for the welfare of Ruth Smith from Aldridge, who has been missing for almost four weeks.Read the full story ›
A public meeting is being held today to gather opinion on whether the PCC was right to suspend a deputy police commissioner.Read the full story ›
West Midlands Police have revealed that a male caller contacted them last night because an application on his phone wasn't working.
The man called police to complain that he wasn't able to use his Snapchat app. He was reminded that this wasn't an appropriate reason to call 999.
A male has this evening rang 999 because his Snapchat app is not working. He was strongly advised re use of the 999 service.
Two of West Midlands Police’s four-legged crime fighters are retiring, after seven years of chasing down and sniff out offenders.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for help in finding Stacey-Lea Davenport-Davis who has been missing since yesterday afternoon.
The 15-year-old left her address in Oldbury and was last seen on Throne Road around 2pm.
She is described as white, 5ft 2ins tall with long highlighted brown hair and was wearing her school uniform - a navy blue blazer with a blue shirt and black trousers and was carrying a pink ‘London’ bag with a bow.
Stacey-Lea is not in any trouble and has not been missing before and anyone who has see her is urged to call Police on 101.
Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked with a machete on Wall Bank Road in Ward End, Birmingham.Read the full story ›