UK Police

We Need Independent Scrutiny Of Our Military Police

Baroness Jolly | Posted 26.10.2016 | UK Politics
Baroness Jolly

Mistakes can happen in any organisation. Both intentionally and unintentionally, bias or prejudice can creep in and blinkers can prevent the truth from being seen as it really is. Even if no mistakes were made, without external scrutiny many will not believe that to be the case. This means that errors or corruption cannot be addressed and that honest officers cannot be validated.

Teenager In Killer Clown Mask Stabbed By Friend Who Didn't Recognise Him

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK

A 16-year-old wearing a Killer Clown mask was stabbed in Berlin by his friend who did not recognise it was him playing a prank, it has been reported. ...

Bizarre Details Emerge About Brit Found Dead Outside Malaga Airport

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 25.10.2016 | UK

The British man found dead outside Malaga airport last week had a slice of ham placed on each buttock and his genitals placed in a can of tuna. Steve...

Man Arrested Under Anti-Terror Law After London City Airport Incident

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 24.10.2016 | UK

Police have arrested a man under an anti-terrorism law over a suspected gas incident at London City Airport that left two in hospital. On Friday afte...

Brit Found Dead, Semi-Naked And Bound Outside Spanish Airport

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.10.2016 | UK

The semi-naked and bound body of a British man was found outside Malaga airport on Friday morning. Spanish police have launched an investigation and s...

Armed Police In Stand-Off With Man Surrounded By 'Hazardous Items' In North London House

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.10.2016 | UK

Armed police are in a stand-off with a man “surrounded by hazardous items” who has barricaded himself in a house in north London. Wood End Lane, N...

Can Bodycams Completely Prevent Unjustified Police Killings?

Paul McNeil | Posted 20.10.2016 | UK
Paul McNeil

If the public is paying the police to protect them, and also paying for such technological tools to help police enhance their safety and security, they should enjoy the right to have access to all the necessary information at such critical times of decision making.

Domestic Abuse As Entertainment On This Morning

Bob Morgan | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Bob Morgan

Too many women suffer domestic violence and abuse and don't get the support they deserve - but it also happens to men but it seems that when men are victims it is acceptable to have a good laugh about it on mainstream TV.

Supporters Of Ched Evans' Accuser To Raise £50,000 For Her New Life In Australia

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK

More than £15,000 has been raised by well-wishers in support of the woman who accused Ched Evans of rape. Evans was jailed in 2012 for the rape of th...

Watch Police Car Get 'Destroyed' After Catching Fire on The M20 Near Kent

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK

Two police officers reportedly made a “lucky escape” after their patrol car caught fire on the M20 Motorway near Kent. A police spokesman said th...

World's Most Dramatic Driving Lesson? Learner Driver Gives Police Chasing Criminal A Lift

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Driving lessons can be nerve-wracking enough without two police officers sat in the backseat examining your every move. But that’s exactly what hap...

My Day With The Police

James Gilmore | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
James Gilmore

As I was being dropped off at East Croydon train station, I took a moment to reflect on the past few hours of pure chaos - a chaos that the police are all too familiar with. It was not as Ninja-Turtles as I thought it would have been, but they're one step closer to catching The Shredder than they ever have been.

Can Terrorists Really Attack Any Time, Any Place?

Paul Baines | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK
Paul Baines

Lone wolf terrorist attacks in Europe are becoming the norm or so Islamist terror groups would like us to think. It's a reflection of how terrorism is...

Machete-Wielding 'Killer Clown' Threatens Teenage Girls In Suffolk

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK

Two girls have been left shaken after they were threatened by a knifeman dressed as a clown. The incident took place on Durham Close, Bury St Edmun...

'Buried Alive' Murder Case Of Two Boys Re-Opened After 36 Years

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 16.10.2016 | UK

The unsolved murder case of two 11-year-old boys found beaten and dying on a rubbish dump is to be reopened 36 years later. New evidence and potential...

Police Tell People Not To Illegally Name Ched Evans' Accuser Amid Torrent Of Abuse

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK

Police have “reminded” people not to illegally name the woman who accused Ched Evans of rape, as the footballer’s acquittal prompted a fresh tor...

Why Was Psychotic Man Was Free To Kill My Baby's Father, Asks Wife Of Slain Academic

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.10.2016 | UK

A new mother has tearfully demanded an inquiry into how a psychotic man was free to kill her baby’s father, days after other charges against him wer...

Latest 'Killer Clown' Incident Sees Schoolchildren Followed By Man With Knife

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK

A number of police forces have issued warnings to those taking part in the so-called “killer clown” craze after a growing number of incidents have...

Police Fear Polish People Aren't Reporting Hate Crime After Latest Unprovoked Attack

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK

Police fear Poles lack confidence to report hate crimes committed against them, after a man did not come forward after being punched unconscious in an...

'Serial Killer Planted Fake Suicide Note On Victim', Murder Trial Hears

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK

Alleged serial killer Stephen Port planted a suicide note on one victim in a “wicked attempt” to frame him for the death of another, a court has h...

Manchester Police Twitter Account Is Getting Massively Trolled Over This Bizarre New Campaign

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK

A campaign poster by Greater Manchester Police (GMP) has left thousands of people bewildered. The force posted a graphic with the words “What’s s...

CCTV Of Suspect Released After 11-Year-Old Girl Grabbed On Walk To School

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK

CCTV footage has been released as police continue to hunt a man who grabbed an 11-year-old girl. The young girl, dressed in her school uniform, was gr...

Someone Is Dressing Up As A Clown And Jumping Out At Children In Newcastle

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK

Pranksters dressed at clowns jumping out to scare schoolchildren has prompted a police force to issue a warning over their behaviour. There have been ...

The Withdrawal Of Neighbourhood Policing Is Leaving Criminals In Charge

Bob Morgan | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK
Bob Morgan

That an old person is too frightened to collect their pension or that a child has to pass active drug dealers on the way to primary school is not recorded in the figures and the politicians and senior police officers don't know or care about it. The more police withdraw from neighbourhoods - especially the most vulnerable ones - the more they are failing in their most basic of duties - to make communities safer.

Claudia Lawrence Case Linked To Double Murderer Christopher Halliwell By Ex-Detective

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 25.09.2016 | UK

The disappearance of chef Claudia Lawrence fits double murderer Christopher Halliwell’s “pattern of behaviour”, the senior detective who brought...