"It's eerily quiet in Birmingham City Centre as people are adhering to the Govt's advice to #StayHome#StaySafe, "We also managed to assist @WMPolice with a couple of jobs and our new pilot was suitably impressed! ", Ryan Howell @CSIDorset quipped: "Wow. Now the skies have cleared, officers from the National Police Air Service (Central Region) have shared some of the results of an operation in the sky high above the central business district. And I have in my life already many such Preparations met & stowed to the test . England's Best Cocktails of 2020 Lush Life. Landmarks include Brindleyplace (bottom), the two new Bank Towers (centre) and, to their right, Pryzm and the Cineworld with IMAX multiplex. Account covers NPAS Central Region. A police helicopter has been circling the area for over 30 minutes according to reports. Police helicopter spotted over Plymouth following reports of 'concerns for a man' - updates. Retail BID Birmingham communicates with all other forces via a multi-agency City Safe radio scheme so that if they arrive first at an incident even armed police can be quickly alerted ready to swoop in seconds. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. It had been reported that a person was found dead in the river, which was later confirmed to be true by the Metropolitan Police. The Grand Hotel is on the right and further up Colmore Row you can see the new 103 Colmore Row Tower Block under construction. Birmingham Cathedral and the Colmore Row business district seen from the air during the fifth weekend of the coronavirus pandemic lockdown which fully began on March 23, 2020. A man has been arrested after a drone crashed into a police helicopter over Los Angeles. Hampshire Constabulary has issued a statement explaining why officers required the assistance of a police helicopter over Winchester. He was also disqualified from driving for five years and seven months and until an extended test has been passed, and ordered to pay a £165 victim surcharge. We were certainly due some good weather after the shockingly endless amount of rain which fell for months up to and including the three major named storms which blitzed the city in February. Aerial pictures taken from a police helicopter shed new light on the effects of the pandemic on Birmingham city centre. Stockbridge drove dangerously through East Molesey towards Walton town centre and Surrey Police officers abandoned the pursuit when he reached speeds of more than 100mph. The helicopter was over the Stanmore and St Cross area from around 4.30pm on Monday (September 14) through most of the late afternoon and into the early evening. Share ; By. Scott Stockbridge was spotted driving dangerously in a black BMW estate car in Thames Ditton on August 3. Sergeant Phil Dix, from the Surrey Police Roads Policing Unit, said after the sentencing: “Stockbridge was already on licence for similar offences and was a disqualified driver when he was seen driving dangerously again. The rectangle close to the centre of this @NPASMidlands police helicopter picture is the new shallow fountain pool in Centenary Square, with the Arena Central development on the other side of Broad Street further above. 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