Category Archives: Police and Crime

Vehicle Online Shopping Fraud

Online ordering of vehicles can be a chancy business as fraudsters have used it to relieve honest buyers of their money.

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Wedding Services Fraud

With the upcoming “Wedding Season”, and for those individuals who are considering making plans for next year and beyond, you should be aware of the potential risks of fraud involved. 

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London Terror Attack – WMP Working with the Met

West Midlands Police is working closely with the Metropolitan Police and other organisations and will take “any steps necessary to keep people safe”, says Chief Constable Dave Thompson.

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How Can You Fight Terrorism?

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More Advice on Avoiding Cyber Scams

Two more messages sent by WMNow regarding Cyber Crime.

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Ransomware Cyber Attack – How to Avoid

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Heartening Statements About the Westminster Terrorist Attack

Below are messages issued by Council Leader John Clancy and the West Midlands Police to inform and reassure us following the horrific events in Westminster on Wednesday 22 March 2017 .

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How to Avoid Being Ripped Off by a Scam or Hack

Scammers and Hackers are becoming more and more active by the day. They operate on your doorstep, on your phone and more readily on your computer. Their reward? Your hard earned money!

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Statement on Counter Terrorism

Some important advice… Continue reading

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Bob Jones, West Midlands first Police and Crime Commissioner dies

West Midlands first Police and Crime Commissioner passed away unexpectedly this morning at the age of 59. What a loss to the people of Birmingham! 

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