West Midlands Police hunt illegal off-road bikers - The Solihull Observer

West Midlands Police hunt illegal off-road bikers

Solihull Editorial 22nd Jul, 2016 Updated: 21st Oct, 2016   0

POLICE are on the hunt to find dozens of illegal off-road bikers who wreaked havoc across the borough earlier this month – driving through public parks and obstructing oncoming traffic.

West Midlands Police have received several calls about dangerous driving and were called to Lode Lane to seize a motorbike, two quad bikes and a kit car.

One incident – recorded on a fellow motorist’s dash-cam – show bikers driving on the wrong side of the road, performing tricks and jumping red lights.

Another incident involved an unexpected father shielding his daughter as a group of bikers tore through Hillfield Park.

Officers have reviewed hours of footage and have now released images of people they want to identify in relation to anti-social driving on the day in Birmingham and Solihull.

Anyone with any information is being urged to contact 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


Advertise with the Solihull Observer to reach your audience

Online Editions

Catch up on your local news by reading our e-editions on the Solihull Observer.

Buy Photos

Buy photos online from the Solihull Observer newspaper.


Find a career you'll love with our free career finder website.