Dea-John Reid: Police vow to tackle 'pandemic of violence' in Birmingham on day fourth murdered teenager is laid to rest

The chief constable of West Midlands Police has committed to making youth violence his top priority on the day the family of another murdered teenager bury their child - the fourth in five months.

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