Labour's David Jamieson was this afternoon named the new West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner following a 'record' low turnout in a by-election.
They stole a bird table, plant pots and wooden wheelbarrows to sell under cover of darkness - but got more than they bargained for after someone smashed the windows of their own homes.
An internet pirate who cost Universal Pictures an estimated £2.3million by being the first person in the world to pirate a copy of their blockbuster film Fast & Furious 6 has been jailed.
Political editor Daniel Wainwright reported from the ICC in Birmingham where one of four candidates will be elected as Police and Crime Commissioner for the West Midlands. See how the day unfolded below.