Illegal Tobacco Found in Store Secret Compartment

A general store in Hinckley was fitted out with secret compartments to hide counterfeit and tax-free tobacco were found. The illegal products were found hidden behind a false tiled kitchen wall, under near the till and inside an air conditioning...

Imam Jailed for Raping Teenager

An imam who raped a teenager during 'spiritual healing' was jailed for 15 years and slammed by a judge as being “a fraud, a charlatan and a disgrace to your religion”. Komar Uddin (68) wept in the dock at Leicester Crown...

Ramadan through the generations

With each passing generation, Ramadan has changed over the years. From large family gettogethers to spending quality time with loved ones, from the more traditional Aisha samosas to burger patties from Tahira and balancing work with fasting – Ramadan...

Newlywed Software Engineer died after being sent a wedding gift bomb

A newly-married couple received what they thought was a wedding gift five day after their lavish big day which happened to a be bomb that killed software engineer after opening the box. Soumya Sekhar Sahu, a 26-year-old software engineer, and...

Careless driver caused the death of his girlfriend

A Wolverhampton man has been jailed after causing a death by careless driving. Varanjot Singh-Kandola has been locked up for more than seven years after pleading guilty at Leicester Crown Court. Varanjot was in a fatal collision in Loughborough Road, Coleorton,...

Birmingham Twins Jailed After Setting Up Bogus Charities

Twins Arfan and Imran Ali, 30, both of Inverclyde Road, Handsworth Wood have been jailed after setting up fake charities to steal more than £450,000 in Gift Aid repayments. The duo has been jailed for over 10 years, both claimed...

An Attack With A Saw on Alum Rock Road

A man was attacked with a huge saw during an unprovoked street attack on Alum Rock Road on Monday morning. The victim was in his car at the traffic lights on the corner of Alum Rock Road and Highfield Road , opposite...

Millionaires 200K Ferrari Crushed

A wealthy businessman’s £200,000 Ferrari is crushed after being seized by police. Zahid Khan, 31, saw his car get confiscated after he was stopped by West Midlands Police officers on April 5th, 2017. Months earlier the millionaire businessman had parked the...

Cars seized after being caught Fly-Tipping

City enforcement officer tow two cars after being caught for fly-tipping. The cars have been caught on CCTV cameras sited near to fly-tipping hotspots. The owner of a black BMW from Small Heath was almost in tears as city council...

Doctors Use Amputated Leg As A Pillow

An investigation has been launched after doctors amputated a patient’s leg and was used as a pillow to prop up his head. Two doctors have been suspended pending investigation in Uttar Pradesh. Sadhna Kauhik, principal of the Maharani Laxmibai Medical College...