Two people have been charged by police following the deaths of two young brothers after they were struck by a car.
Robert Brown, 53, and Gwendoline Harrison, 41, have been charged with causing death by dangerous driving after Corey and Casper Platt-May, aged six and two, were killed in
A brave businessman has told how he desperately tried to save the life of a two-year-old boy killed in an alleged hit-and-run.
Heartbroken Avtar Chagger, 53, administered mouth-to-mouth resuscitation on little Casper Platt-May, who was struck as he crossed the road with his mum and older brother Corey, six,
Devastated family have paid tribute to two brothers aged two and six who were killed in a horror crash as they crossed the road with their mum and siblings.
The children, named locally as Casper, two, and Corey Platt-May, six, died after they were hit by a suspected hit-and-run
A toddler was killed and his six-year-old brother seriously injured in a horror hit-and-run this afternoon.
The pair, who have not been named, were hit by a black Ford Focus in the Stoke area of Coventry.
The two-year-old was rushed to hospital following the crash, which happened at 2pm, but
Police have released the first picture of a step-mum who was found dead on her lounge floor by her husband and step-children after they returned from the school run.
Sarbjit Kaur, 38, was found unconscious at her home in Rookery Lane in the leafy suburb of Penn, Wolverhampton, at
A woman who was violently dragged from her car at knifepoint was told that by police that tracking down her car wasn't a priority - so she did it herself.
Samantha Morton, 24, and her family took matters into their own hands to find the white
A martial arts expert single-handedly fought off a gang of five robbers after they stormed into his home wielding machetes. golf clubs and baseball bats.
David Pugh, 55, had been asleep when the thugs smashed into his home demanding cash before they started attacking his teenage son
A city centre 'explosion' forced a theatre and library to be evacuated, according to reports.
People reported hearing a 'huge bang' in Birmingham at about 8.30pm as emergency services were called to the scene.
The area around Broad Street has been cordoned off and there is a "large police presence".
AN anti-terror cop who had top secret documents stolen from his car is set to be sacked.
Assistant Chief Constable Marcus Beale, 54, was this week found guilty of gross misconduct.
A West Midlands Police disciplinary panel heard he left the files, which could compromise national security, in the boot
This is the terrifying moment a gunman opens fire on a pub after he was refused entry for being drunk.
The man fired a bullet at a crowded pub in Harbone, Birmingham.
He then fled and was arrested at gunpoint after a high-speed police chase, Birmingham Live reports.
This is the first picture of an uncle accused of murdering his 11-year-old niece after she was allegedly stabbed to death at her gran's home.
Delroy Forrester, 51, turned to relatives and said, "I didn't do it," as he appeared in court today charged with the murder of Jasmine
A brave jewellery shop owner tried to defend his store from a trio of armed robbers by fending them off with his own machete.
The astonishing moment was captured on CCTV cameras and shows the elderly man grabbing the long-bladed knife before being sent crashing to the ground.
The uncle of an 11-year-old schoolgirl who was stabbed to death on Friday has been charged with her murder.
Unemployed Delroy Forrester, 51, was arrested after Jasmine Forrester was found seriously injured at a house in Wolverhampton.
She died later in hospital with her family by her side, West Midlands
The father of Mylee Billingham, 8, charged with her murder three weeks after she found with knife wounds at his house.
William Billingham is accused of killing her at the house in Walsall, west Midlands on January 20, West Midlands Police said.
West Midlands Police said in a statement that
An 11-year-old girl has died after being found with multiple stab wounds.
The child, who has now been identified as Jasmine Forrester, was left fighting for her life after the horrific ordeal.
But police tonight confirmed she had died in hospital.
A 51-year-old man, who is related to the victim, was
An 11-year-old schoolgirl is fighting for her life in hospital after being found with multiple stab wounds at a house.
Emergency services were called to Kent Road, in Wolverhampton, by a concerned neighbour just before 1am today following reports of a disturbance.
Police discovered the youngster inside with multiple stab
A pregnant single mum - cramped into a tiny one-bed flat with three young children - claims they are the ‘forgotten tenants’ of the empty blocks earmarked for demolition.
Charlene Brennan and her young family are the last remaining residents of the run-down flats in Birmingham, set to be
Innocent motorists came within feet of a serious accident as a speeding crook drove on the wrong side of the road to try and evade police. Shocking dashcam footage reveals how the van driver had almost caused a head-on smash in the chase .
These are the shocking injuries inflicted on an 87-year-old woman when she was robbed in her own home.
The 87-year-old great gran was attacked in her home in Wylde Green, Birmingham on Monday.
The frail woman did not hear the intruder break into her home at 6.30am.
Dozens of pink ribbons have been placed around the neighbourhood where Mylee Billingham was found stabbed to death.
The eight-year-old tragically died in her home after suffering a single stab wound to the chest.
Now the heartbroken community is showing support for her family by tying pink bows in the
A cheeky passerby taunted a policeman after he crashed into a postbox during a pursuit, flattening it to the ground.
Seeing the smoking BMW mounted on top of the red letter box and noticing the officer was unharmed, the man got out his phone to film the scene in
A Range Rover driver who made up a false name and address to get out of multiple speeding tickets has been jailed.
Nathan McIntosh tried to "wriggle out of responsibility for 14 speeding tickets," police said.
Authorities said he thought he could escape penalty points, fines and a
Two men were captured on CCTV using a burglary victim's own bedsheets to scale a wall and get into a house.
The masked duo were caught on camera carrying out the daring early-evening raid on January 15.
But they pulled off their disguises and could be seen peering out of
A mum was branded a 'bucket f**** tramp' and her 12-year-old son a 'half breed' in a vile poison pen letter dropped of at her home.
Gracy Jackson, 30, said she has no idea who sent the threatening foul-mouthed note, which chillingly declared: 'I know where you live.'
The Facebook page of a dad suspected of murdering his eight-year-old daughter turned into a tribute to him as confusion reigned over whether he had died.
Friends of Bill Billingham mistakenly thought he had died in the aftermath of a stabbing which claimed his daughter Mylee's life.
It bizarrely got
The dad arrested over the death of his daughter Mylee Billingham is recovering after undergoing surgery for a knife wound, police have confirmed.
Police officers are still waiting to quiz Bill Billingham, 54, in connection with the stabbing of eight-year-old Mylee.
Billingham was originally arrested on suspicion of attempted murder
A cyclist has blasted an ambulance for 'nearly hitting him' as the vehicle was rushing on an emergency call.
Ian Hunter, 47, tweeted a short bike cam clip of the incident to West Midlands Ambulance Service and West Midlands Police with the caption: "Saving lives while trying to
Perverts, death threats, arson and menacing drug dealers on one of Britain's 'worst streets' have left terrified residents feeling "trapped" in their own homes, a worried father claims.
Fed-up Jamil Akhtar, 44, who lives in the 'road from hell', says he has found human faeces on pavements and giant
A policewoman who allegedly parked her patrol car in a disabled bay while buying cakes for colleagues has lost legal action against her force for race discrimination and victimisation.
Law graduate Simina Muntean, who moved to the UK from Romania in 2006, had earlier been warned
A thug was filmed as he smashed up a police car by hurling bricks at it and jumping on the roof.
Wearing a motorbike helmet to conceal his identity, the vandal first threw missiles at the car windows.
One front window shattered but another throw completely