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Chief Constable admits racism in policing as action plan released

Following the release of the Police Race Action plan, West Midlands Police Chief Constable has admitted that important issues need to be addressed as it pertains to racism in the force. The plan aims to combat racial disparities in policing in terms of education and adopting inclusive measures.

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Police Race Action plan released

Tribunal hears allegations against Birmingham Labour MP

Labour MP Khalid Mahmood has been accused of unfairly dismissing his aide and ex-girlfriend.  Elaina Cohen alleges the Perry Barr MP sacked her after she raised concerns with him under whistleblowing regulations about a fellow staffer who she claimed was a “criminal abuser”.

Khalid Mahmood

Floozie in the Jacuzzi vandals warned they should face courts

Pranksters who poured bubble bath into the recently returned Floozie in the Jacuzzi water fountain have been slammed by Birmingham City Council for the act of vandalism which they say caused significant disruption. They vow to put whoever was responsible in front of the courts.

Floozie in the Jacuzzi bubble bath damage in Victoria Square, Birmingham

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