UK Police

Mystery As Skeleton Found In Well In Malia Confirmed As Missing Student

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

A skeleton found at the bottom of a well in Crete is that of a British student who went missing on holiday eleven years ago, police have confirmed. St...

Blind Man Tasered By Police Who 'Mistook His Cane For A Gun'

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK

A blind man has been Tasered by police after his cane was mistaken for a gun. Greater Manchester Police (GMP) were called to reports of a man with a g...

Police Pull Woman's Body From River Thames

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK

Police have pulled a dead woman from the River Thames in east London. Officers were called to Dagenham Docks at around 3pm on Wednesday to reports of ...

Mystery Remains After Missing 8-Year-Old Boy Found 'Safe And Well'

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK

Police have said an eight-year-old boy missing since Wednesday evening has been found “safe and well”. Eight-year-old Rhys Miller from Lewisham wa...

Police Search For Missing Heavily Pregnant Woman And Her Daughter, 5

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK

Concern is growing for the safety of a heavily pregnant woman from Leeds who has gone missing with her five-year-old daughter. Alicja Dworakowska, 29,...

Soaring Brexit Hate Crime Affects Swathes Of Britain Amid Fears It's Just The Beginning

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK

Record levels of hate crime were reported by three-quarters of police forces across the UK in the aftermath of last year’s EU referendum, new analys...

Dancing Police Officer Wows Internet After 'Fight' He Was Called To Break Up Turns Out To Be Dance Off

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A police officer has wowed the internet with his moves after a “fight” he was called to break up turned out to be a dance off. Constable Jarod Sin...

Laughing Policemen Photograph Man Stuck In Window Of House He Was Trying Burgle

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 03.02.2017 | UK

Bungling burglar Sean Crawshaw has been branded Britain’s worst crook after getting stuck in the bathroom window of a house he was trying to raid. C...

Madeleine McCann's Parents Lose Case Against Cop Who Said They Were Involved In Disappearance

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK

Madeleine McCann’s parents have lost an appeal in their libel case against the police officer who accused them of being involved in their daughter...

Police Save The Day By Giving Stranded Bride And Groom A Lift To Wedding Reception

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A stranded bride and groom were able to make it to their own wedding reception thanks to local police. Georgia and Emmott Garnett had exchanged their ...

Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Murdering His Wife At Lidl Carpark In Birmingham

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering his wife with a “bladed weapon” following an early morning incident at a Lidl carpark in Birming...

'Boobgate' Police Chief Rebekah Sutcliffe To Learn If She Will Keep £109K Job

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK

A police chief who bared her breast in a drunken scandal dubbed “Boobgate” will today discover if she keeps her £109,000-a-year job. Assistant Ch...

Child And Two Adults Found Dead After Surrey House Fire

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK

A child was among three people found dead after a house fire in Surrey. Police said they were called on Tuesday morning after “concerns for safety...

West Sussex Residents Forced To Flee Homes Amid Bomb Squad Operation

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 14.01.2017 | UK

Residents in a picturesque village in West Sussex have fled their homes after a suspect device was discovered at a block of flats. Police were called ...

We Shouldn't Arm All Police Officers - Even If Terrorism Happens To Us Again

Bob Morgan | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK
Bob Morgan

The debate about arming police in the UK continues - the Metropolitan Police Federation has announced that they are going to survey their membership about whether they would want to be armed in the future.

M1 Closed After Body Discovered On Motorway

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK

Part of the M1 was closed after a body was discovered on the motorway. The road was closed northbound after on Tuesday between junctions 16 (Northamp...

Four Men Charged After Hit And Run Killed Cousins Aged 12 And 11

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK

Four men have been charged over the hit and run in Oldham which killed two young cousins. Helina Kotlarova, 12, and Zaneta Krokova, 11, were holding h...

Five Arrests After Hit And Run Kills Cousins, Aged 12 And 11

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 02.01.2017 | UK

Police are questioning five men after two girls were killed in a hit-and-run incident. Cousins Helena Kotlarova, 12, and Zaneta Krokova, 11, were h...

Police On Alert Over New Year's Terror Attack Fears

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 31.12.2016 | UK

Fears of a mass-casualty terror plot targeting one of the country’s New Year’s events have prompted police to adjust their tactics in securing mil...

Human Hand Found Washed Up On Isle of Wight Beach

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 28.12.2016 | UK

A human hand has been found washed up on a beach. The remains were discovered at Freshwater Bay on the Isle of Wight on Wednesday. A Hampshire police ...

Friends Mourn Teen Boys Killed In Early-Hours Police Chase

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 28.12.2016 | UK

Two teens have died after a car they were in crashed while being chased by police. The boys, both 17, were travelling in a maroon Ford Escort with two...

HMP Swaleside Prison Back In Control Of Authorities After Inmate Riot

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK

Authorities have control of a landing on a wing at the category B training prison on the Isle of Sheppey in Kent that had been taken over by prisoners...

Authorities Regain Control Of Prison After Inmates Post Selfies During Riot

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK

Authorities have retaken control of Britain’s third largest prison after a 12-hour riot that saw prisoners post gloating selfies to social media as ...

All New Police Officers Will Need A Degree Under Plans To 'Modernise' Force

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

All new police officers in England and Wales will need a degree level qualification from next year under plans to address changes in crime-fighting. ...

Police Have Incredibly Cheery Riposte To Controversial Smiling Gun Photos

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK

A BBC report over a police force facing criticism for smiling while posing for pictures with guns has led to a rather unusual trend on social media. A...