PC Paul King has been recognised for his bravery in the line of duty. Along with his dogs, he has uncovered drugs and cornered thieves until backup arrived.
The West Midlands Police dog training centre also rears dogs so that they are able to train them from day one.
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Rain spreading eastwards through Friday, accompanied by strengthening winds.
Dry and clear overnight. Some sunshine tomorrow, rain arriving later.
A section of suspended ceiling fell down at 8pm this evening.