Monthly Archives: August 2018

Is our policing situation becoming unmanageable as police officer number tumble and crime increases yet again.

B26 has been banging on about this for some time, now the chickens are coming home to roost. Two headlines this week in our national dailies “One third of beat bobbies axed in just three years” “Rising rural violent crime … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news update on Solihull murders

Suspect arrested on suspicion of Solihull double murder Police searching for the suspect in the double murder in Solihull have arrested a man. The 21-year-old was detained in Sparkhill on Thursday evening (30 August) and will now be questioned by … Continue reading

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First wave of Birmingham 2022 jobs are advertised

Please find attached a news release we are issuing on behalf of the Birmingham 2022 Organising Committee. The first wave of job opportunities for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games will go live from Friday 24 August, offering committed and talented … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news update

Two arrested in Walsall murder investigation Detectives investigating the death of a man from Walsall have arrested two men on suspicion of murder.  The two men, aged 21, were arrested in the early hours of (Friday 24 August) from separate … Continue reading

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Message from Sheldon Neighbourhood Team & NW

Sheldon Neighbourhood team have recently had a few reports of fraud around the Sheldon area. One victim received a scam phone call from the tax department stating they had a warrant for his arrest. This led to the victim giving out his … Continue reading

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Sheldon’s new Neighbourhood Team Sergeant talks to B26

B26 has always been in the forefront in keeping our Sheldon readers updated on what is happening in our ward. With this in mind, I was very keen to talk to the new sergeant that has recently been appointed. I … Continue reading

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Weekend news report from B26

Diabetes in children. Could this cause a major problem for the NHS as children become more obese?                                                  … Continue reading

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