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West Midland’s Firefighters called out 384 times to remove objects from people.

Ever needed to call the fire brigade because you’ve lost the keys to your handcuffs, or got a ring stuck on your finger? Between April 2017 and March 2018, firefighters in West...

Insurance write-off sales ‘behind surge in car thefts’ – West Midlands Police lobbies change...

West Midlands Police is to lobby government and the insurance industry amid concerns the practice of selling written-off cars for repair is fuelling a surge in vehicle theft. Investigations run by the...

A huge drive to beat burglars in Coventry.

Police in Coventry are urging the public to secure their homes and cars as the force steps up efforts to beat the burglars. Patrols have been increased around the city following...

Police officers in West Midlands faced nearly 1,000 assaults last year, new figures show.

The Police Federation has hailed the introduction of a new law which will allow tougher sentences for offenders, saying that officers should not have to consider assault “just part of the...

Positive Youth’s social action campaign bridges the gap between young people of the city...

Young people from across Coventry met with police officers for the Positive Youth Foundation’s #ASKWMP social action campaign, in an effort to create a new dialogue with the force. The effort  closed...

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Bulkington, Bedworth

A man received trauma care by ambulance staff after coming off his motorcycle in the early hours of yesterday morning in Bedworth. West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to Bedworth Road in...

Wasps will be dedicating their opening home-match to the emergency services.

Wasps will dedicating their opening match of the Gallagher Premiership season to the emergency services. The club will shine a spotlight on the efforts of those associated with the NHS, fire...

West Midlands Police launch campaign to ease pressure on 999 service.

West Midlands Police has launched a campaign urging people to preserve the 999 line for real emergencies as the force continues to battle against record high call numbers. The summer reminder has...

Appeal for information after man dies following hit-and-run on Avon Street.

A man, aged 21 has died following a hit-and-run in Coventry on Friday (27/07). The man from Coventry suffered serious injuries in the collision and sadly passed away in hospital on Sunday...

West Midlands Police have helped thwart almost £900,000 worth of fraud in under a...

West Midlands Police have helped thwart almost £900,000 worth of fraud in under a year through a quick-time response to stopping scammers. Police officers and call handlers have been trained in taking...

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