UK Arrest

Man Arrested For Slapping Sneezing Elderly People

PA | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK

Police have arrested a man over a string of assaults on elderly victims who had sneezed in public. Five women and one man complained to police that...

Banksy Being Arrested & Unmasked Is The Same Hoax From Last Year, People

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK

Elusive graffiti artist Banksy’s cover was blown when he was unceremoniously arrested for vandalism, conspiracy, racketeering and counterfeiting. ...

Freddie Starr, Victim of a Great British Injustice

Justin Huggler | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK
Justin Huggler

first denied the accusations against him a year and a half ago, mouthing at the empty air, it was hard to escape the feeling that what we were witnessing was a grotesque failure of British justice.

Freddie Starr Case Proves 'Justice Delayed Is Justice Denied' - The Law Must Change

Philip S Smith | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK
Philip S Smith

Their life is in limbo, they cannot make professional or personal plans with confidence since they are unaware as to how the investigation will proceed and with what end result. Their careers will invariably be rudely interrupted. The potential domestic impact is obvious.

Sacked Worker Arrested For Slapping Elderly Resident

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK

Essex police have arrested and bailed a woman who was caught on camera slapping an elderly resident at a care home in Essex. The television documen...

'Star Trek' Actor Chris Pleads Guilty To DUI

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Star Trek’ actor Chris Pine has pleaded guilty to driving under the influence (DUI) in a hearing at Ashburton court in New Zealand. According...

'Star Trek' Actor Chris Arrested In New Zealand

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Star Trek’ actor Chris Pine has reportedly been arrested for DUI in New Zealand. The 33-year-old actor was busted at a sobriety checkpoint w...

New Arrest Photos Show All of Justin's Tatts

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Further details of Justin Bieber's arrest for driving under the influence (DUI) have been revealed - including photographs of every tattoo Biebs has i...

British Pair Tell Of Lima Gang's Drug Drop

PA | Posted 16.08.2013 | UK

Brits arrested in Peru pictured laughing and eating doughnuts Two young women being held on suspicion of trying to smuggle £1.5 million of cocaine...

Protest as Student 'Chalker' Pleads Not Guilty

James Burley | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education
James Burley

A student supporting outsourced cleaners at the University of London yesterday pleaded not guilty to one count of criminal damage and two of assaulting a police officer, as protesters gathered outside the court to demonstrate.

Man In Custody Over Model Death

PA | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK

A man charged with the murder of a model who was stabbed to death was remanded in custody today. David Gikawa, 38, appeared at Thames Magistrates C...

Two More 'Plebgate' Arrests

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK

A diplomatic protection group police officer, and another woman, have both been arrested in connection with the Andrew Mitchell ''Plebgate'' affair fo...

The Right to Protest... Naked

Agnes Callamard | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Agnes Callamard

For the last year throughout the Middle East (and beyond) debate has raged as to whether topless protests constitute a valid form of protest and whether actions like this do more harm than good, by reinforcing rather than weakening conservative forces. Let's me be very clear about this. These actions are a legitimate form of protest.

Petr Silaev and the Abuse of Interpol

Jago Russell | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK
Jago Russell

This week Fair Trials has called on Interpol to stop its networks being used to pursue Petr Silaev. But this alone is not enough. Petr has already suffered arrest and detention and his case is only the tip of the iceberg. Interpol needs to look again at its systems so that it can weed out abuses before the damage is done.

Autistic Teenager Pool Damages Case 'Hinders Police'

PA | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

The police are facing an "unrealistic and unworkable" situation in the wake of a decision to award £28,250 damages to a severely autistic epileptic t...

Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Murdering Grandmother Found Dead On Christmas Eve

PA | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a grandmother was found dead in her home on Christmas Eve, police have said. Officers discover...

Police Federation Criticises Arrest Of Officer Over 'Plebgate'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK

Updated: 21:51, 17 December 2012 - IPCC information A police watchdog is investigating the "validity" of an arrested police officer's claim to an M...

Officer Arrested Over Leaking Andrew Mitchell's 'Pleb' Tirade

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK Politics

A police officer has been arrested after information about Tory former chief whip Andrew Mitchell's 'pleb' tirade was leaked to national newspapers. ...

'DJ Dave Lee Travis' Bailed In Jimmy Savile Probe

PA | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK

A man in his 60s, reported to be DJ Dave Lee Travis, was bailed pending further inquiries tonight after being arrested by detectives investigating the...

Ex-Radio 1 DJ 'Arrested In Jimmy Savile Investigation'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK

UPDATE: 'DJ Dave Lee Travis' Bailed In Jimmy Savile Probe Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is the fourth man arrested by police investigating ...

Man Arrested In Savile Investigation

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK

A man in his 60's has been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences in connection with Jimmy Savile investigation. Officers working on Operation Ye...

'I've Always Thought Of Him As A Bit Of A Ladies Man'

PA | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK

Mark Bridger, the only suspect in the case of missing April Jones, is well-known to many in the close-knit community of Machynlleth. On the estate ...

'Check Your Gardens And Outbuildings'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK

Police searching for missing five-year-old April Jones have appealed for residents in the area of Machynlleth, the Welsh village where the she was las...

Hunt For Missing Five-Year-Old Continues

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK

Schoolgirl April Jones remained missing on Thursday despite a third night of extensive police searches and a desperate plea from the five-year-old's d...

'He Has Never Been In My Life'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK

Abduction suspect Mark Bridger's son joined in the search for missing schoolgirl April Jones before his father was arrested by police, it has emerged....