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Force receives highest ever number of calls as England team win sparks celebrations

West Midlands Police and others see call volumes surpass New Year's Eve.

The damaged ambulance service car in Borough, central London

The damaged ambulance service car in Borough, central London

Date - 9th July 2018
By - Ian Weinfass and Press Association
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One of the largest forces in the country had its highest ever number of calls in one day as the hot weather combined with the England football team’s victory in the World Cup quarter final. West Midlands Police logged 3,276 in 24 hours,...
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