News 2017

  • Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    PCSO recruitment opens
  • Friday, August 11, 2017
    Electric police vehicles clock up almost 1 million miles
    33 electric cars belonging to West Midlands Police have clocked up enough miles to drive around the world almost 40 times.
  • Thursday, August 10, 2017
    PCC backs Chief Constable
    The Assistant Police and Crime Commissioner is backing the message contained within West Midlands Police Chief Constable's latest blog.
  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017
    Drink and drug drivers taken off our roads
    More than 200 motorists were caught driving under the influence of drink or drugs as part of a West Midlands Police summer crackdown.
  • Monday, August 7, 2017
    Doubling of Taser officers in the West Midlands
    West Midlands Police will double the number of officers armed with Taser following a major security review.
  • Monday, July 31, 2017
    PCC statement on Stop and Search Incident
    West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner, David Jamieson, statement following the circulation of a video on social media relating to arrests made by WMP officers in Birmingham yesterday (30th July 2017).
  • Thursday, July 27, 2017
    New interactive website set to revolutionise contact with the public
    West Midlands Police has taken the first step towards a new interactive website that's set to revolutionise the way members of the public contact the force - and give people the chance to report some crimes online.
  • Thursday, July 27, 2017
    PCC statement on shooting
    The Police and Crime Commissioner was immediately informed of a shooting in the Frankley area of Birmingham last night.
  • Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    PCC Blog: Taking the fight for funds to Westminster
    Here in the West Midlands we have watched as our policing budget has been slashed by central government to the tune of £145 million over the last 7 years. It means we’ve lost nearly 2000 officers. Many, including me, say enough is enough.
  • Thursday, July 20, 2017
    Launch of new Domestic Violence Perpetrator Programme
    The West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner is rolling out a new 30 week programme for domestic violence perpetrators designed to change their behaviour and reduce the number of victims.