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Alert: report of an incident in the West Bromwich area

Reported by George Salter Academy on Tuesday 12 March 2019 [pm]

On Monday 11 March 2019, at approximately 3.10pm, a group of sixth form students were approached by a male in a white BMW by Lidl in West Bromwich.
Police have been informed.

Alert: report of an incident in the Wednesbury area

Reported by Stuart Bathurst Catholic High School on Tuesday 5 March 2019 [pm]

A Year 8 student has reported that on Monday 4 March 2019, at approximately 3.20pm, a man started to walk behind him along the Wood Green Road, Wednesbury and continued to follow him for the entire walk home.
Description: white male, early 30’s, wearing baggy clothes, dark blue/black hoodie with hood up.
Police have been informed

Alert: report of an incident in the Tividale area

Reported by Ormiston Sandwell Community Academy on Tuesday 22 January 2019 [pm]
Location: Regent Road, Tividale, Oldbury
Date and time: Monday 21 January 2019 at 4.10pm
It has been reported that a male, driving a white van, stopped outside the Nisa Shop on Regent Road and approached a Year 7 student. He said “come with me, I will take you home”.
A Year 11 student intervened and told the man to go away.
Description: Asian male, aged 30‑35
The police have been notified.

Alert: report of an incident in the West Bromwich area

Reported by St Mary Magdalene CE Primary School

On Wednesday 16 January 2018 at 5.15pm, a member of staff was waiting for a bus at the Red Lion bus stop when a car stopped and a man asked her to get in the car. The man became verbally abusive when she refused.

Police have been informed.

Also reported: three “suspicious” males have been hanging around the car parking areas by the school and the Red Lion Pub.

Alert: report of an incident in the Wednesbury area

Reported by Wood Green Academy on Thursday 13 December 2018 [am]

Location: near B&Q, Park Lane, Wednesbury
Date and time: Wednesday 12 December 2018 at 1.30pm

It has been reported that a student was racially abused while walking home. A car pulled up next to her and the man swore at her, called her names and told her to remove her headscarf. The student ran away and hid.

Description: white male, late 20’s with red short spikey hair and driving a silver medium sized car.

Alert: report of an incident in the Oldbury area

Reported by Q3 Academy Langley on Thursday 22 November 2018 [am]

Location: the corner of Moat Road and Knotthall Lane, Oldbury

Date of incident: Tuesday 20 November 2018 at 3.15pm

As two students were walking along Moat Road, approaching Knotthall Lane, a man walked towards them. The man pretended to be on his phone before attempting to grab the phone from one of the students, which resulted in the student dropping the phone and rushing to retrieve it. The man left the scene, at a casual pace, with his head down.

Description: male, approximately 5’8” tall, and wearing a grey tracksuit with the hood over his head.

The police had been informed