East meets West (Midlands) in police purge on overseas crooks.

Councillor Phil Bateman said ” This is an interesting slant on force co-operation!”west midlands police logo


East meets West (Midlands) in police purge on overseas crooks.

Police from across Eastern Europe unite this week for a concerted campaign targeting foreign criminals and overseas crooks sheltering in the UK.

Operation Trivium runs from June 22-26 and sees officers from Romania and Lithuania ; where many foreign nationals committing crime on these shores originate from ; plus Dutch Police and Europol join UK counterparts for a concerted offensive.

The Eastern European contingent will join the Central Motorway Police Group (CMPG) on the lookout for Foreign National Offenders (FNOs) across the West Midlands.

Phil Bateman

Phil Bateman is Married to Mary and lives in Wednesfield North. He was a long serving local politician having served previously on the now defunct West Midlands County Council... read more


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