A woman was shot this morning in the Harborne Area of Birmingham. She has been hospitalised with non-threatening arm injuries. It is believed the attack was specifically targeted at the victim. 130 more words
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Police are investigating the death of a man who was detained by the public following a suspected robbery in Wolverhampton.
The man was held by two members of the public, who witnessed a bag being snatched from a woman in Stafford Street, Oxley, shortly after midnight last Sunday. 303 more words
Female police officers could be allowed to wear full burkas while on duty as part of their official uniform.
West Midlands Police said they would consider allowing women to wear the Islamic dress garment, in a bid to recruit more officers from black and ethnic minority communities. 273 more words
Counter-terror police called a bomb squad in when they arrested five men on Friday evening.
The army’s bomb disposal team was called to an address in the centre of Birmingham, after three men aged 18, 24 and 28, were detained in the city. 193 more words
When the officer, who has since refrained from responding, asks him to have the ‘common decency’ not to shout over him the situation escalates.
Henderson starts shouting ‘Alhamdullilah’ (meaning ‘all praise is due to God alone’), and ‘I answer to him’. 448 more words