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Thomas Humpherson of West Bromwich

This is Thomas Humpherson of West Bromwich, he had a visit yesterday 6/2/16 from us regarding, inappropriate chat and demands for nude pictures of who he believed to be 2 underage girls. 331 more words

Jailed; Woman who hid gun connected to fatal Birmingham shooting

A gun connected to a fatal shooting in Birmingham was found stashed in the bedroom of a jewellery shop worker a court heard.

Derek Junior Myers, 25, was killed and another man seriously injured in the shooting in at a Soho Hill pool hall last October. 528 more words

Birmingham Crown Court

JAILED: Birmingham drug dealer found with arsenal of 'evil' weapons

A drug dealer has been jailed for seven years after police uncovered an arsenal of ‘vile’ and ‘evil’ weapons in his home.

Sohail Amjad, 22, was pulled over in The Acocks Green area of Birmingham after a police patrol spotted him dealing cannabis from his girlfriend’s car. 540 more words

Birmingham Crown Court

Scam Phone Calls

Scam phone calls across Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Shropshire.

As the public’s awareness of scam phone calls increases, community’s have been able to prevent fraud.

Despite several further scam phone calls being made across three counties, each of the victims have been aware that this is a scam and have not been conned out of any money. 333 more words

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West Midlands Police hold new Birmingham pub bombings interview

A report by the Guardian over the weekend suggests that police have held an interview with the IRA’s ‘director of intelligence’ at the time of the attack. 164 more words

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Innocent man jailed for 3 years over false rape claim - despite police knowing 'victim' was a fantasist (2010)

Warren Blackwell’s rape conviction was overturned after a CCRC investigation discovered the complainant had:

  • Made at least 5 other fake allegations of sexual and physical assault to police…
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The Birmingham Six - a collection of articles and videos

One of the most famous miscarriage of justice cases of all time and another watershed moment for the West Midlands Serious Crime Squad:

While the men were in the custody of the West Midlands Police they were deprived of food and sleep, they were interrogated sometimes for up to 12 hours without a break; threats were made against them and the beatings started: ranging from punches, letting dogs within a foot of them and being the subjects of a mock execution.

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