West Mercia Police is to strengthen the number of regular officers with specialist training that allows them to provide guidance and support around investigating wildlife offences. Funding for 17 additional Wildlife Crime Officers is to be made available for training to increase the total number of wildlife officers in West Mercia to 30. Wildlife crime […]

Police officers investigating an assault in Newport have released a CCTV image of four men they would like to speak to. Three men were assaulted in the bar area of The Barley pub on High Street in Newport between 12.05am and 12.10am on Saturday 16 February. The victims, who are all aged 19, sustained facial […]

An additional 115 officers will be recruited after West Mercia’s Police and Crime Panel approved budget plans submitted by Police and Crime Commissioner John Campion for an extra £13m. This will take the West Mercia force to its highest number since 2012 and will be funded by an increase to the police precept which is […]

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