YouTube trio jailed for firearms and drug offences

News / Tue 09th, Jul

Three friends who appeared in a YouTube video glamorising drugs and guns have been jailed for a total of nearly 40 years following a West Midlands Regional Organised Crime Unit ( ROCU ) investigation.

Drug dealer jailed following police swoop in Coventry

News / Wed 01st, May

A dealer who kept a rifle at his hidden drugs cell has been jailed for more than 12 years following a police swoop on a Coventry address.

Drug dealers jailed after police crack illegal trade

News / Thu 18th, Apr

A drug dealing trio have been jailed for more than 20 years after their illegal network was busted by police.

Boss of hacked company warns of cybercrime threat

News / Thu 13th, Apr

The Managing Director of a company held to ransom by hackers has warned other bosses to protect themselves against cyber crooks − or run the risk of web sharks crippling their businesses.

New information from the College of Policing

News / Wed 22nd, Mar

The Serious & Organised Crime, Menu of tactics has been published on the College of Policing, ‘What Works’ website

Crime doesn’t pay as police recover ill-gotten gains

News / Wed 22nd, Mar

Almost £2 million of ill-gotten gains has been recovered in less than a year as West Midlands Police proves that crime doesn’t pay!

Slavery suspects arrested in WMP probe into suspected brothels

News / Fri 03rd, Feb

Two men arrested as part of a West Midlands Police slavery investigation into suspected brothels in Coventry.

Six arrests in nationwide waste dumping raids

News / Mon 23rd, Mar

A total of six people were arrested during dawn raids following a nationwide Environment Agency probe into illegal dumping of waste.

Birmingham man arrested after cyber attack on US government

News / Fri 06th, Mar

A Birmingham man was arrested this week in connection with a web attack on the US Department of Defence (DoD).

West Midlands ROCU takes cyber safe message on the road

News / Tue 03rd, Mar

The ROCU’s Cyber Crime Unit is hitting the road this week to spread the cyber safe message to people across the region.

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