UK Police

Banned Preacher Backs New Muslim Protection Squad

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 26.06.2013 | UK

Extremist preacher Anjem Choudary has lent his support to a new Muslim protection group, the Islamic Emergency Defence, with an emergency phoneline to...

Theresa May Announces Two Inquiries Into Stephen Lawrence Smear Claims

PA | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Politics

Updated 20:15, 24 June 2013 - Neville Lawrence statement added Allegations that undercover officers tried to smear the family of murder victim Step...

Bomb Alert At Mosque

PA | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK

Bomb disposal experts have been called to a mosque after the discovery of a 'suspicious item'. West Midlands Police said Army experts had ordered t...

School Kids And Lollipop Lady Hit As Driver Suffers 'Coughing Fit' At Wheel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK

A schoolgirl remains in intensive care after a freak car accident at a primary school apparently caused by a driver's coughing fit. Eight other peo...

'Deplorable Situation' Of People With Mental Health Disorders In Police Cells

PA | Posted 20.06.2013 | UK

Too many people suffering from mental disorders are being locked up in police custody rather than being protected in hospitals, a joint inspection has...

Police Probe NHS Regulator 'Cover-Up'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK

Police have been asked to launch an investigation into the allegations of a cover-up at the health regulator, it has emerged. MP Tim Farron has wri...

Protesting with the Police on Your Side

Boyan S. Benev | Posted 19.08.2013 | UK Politics
Boyan S. Benev

It seems the world is out on the street, protesting for change. From Taksim Square in Istanbul, through the streets of Athens and Rio to the catastrophe in Syria one theme stands out: protesters clashing with aggressive and often brutal police and government forces.

Police Investigate Nigella Lawson Pictures

PA | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Police are looking into pictures which appear to show celebrity chef Nigella Lawson being physically restrained by her husband Charles Saatchi. Pho...

Lib Dem Peer Lord Rennard Quizzed Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK

The senior Liberal Democrat peer Lord Rennard has been interviewed by police under caution over allegations he sexually harassed women party activists...

Bodies Found Off North Wales Coast Are Missing Climbers

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK

Two bodies have been recovered from the sea off the north Wales coast, police confirmed. The bodies have not been formally identified but the disco...

John Bush Charged With Child Abduction

PA | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK

A 35-year-old man who went missing with a 14-year-old girl has been charged with child abduction. Lorna Vickerage disappeared from her home near Do...

Mosque Stabbing 'Not A Hate Crime'

PA | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK

An attack at a mosque in which three men and a police officer were stabbed is thought to have happened after one worshipper turned on others, MP Liam ...

Three Men And Police Officer Stabbed Inside Birmingham Mosque

The Huffington Post | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK

Three men and a police officer have been stabbed at a mosque in Birmingham, West Midlands Police have said. The male police constable was respondin...

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...

John Bush Questioned By Police Over Lorna Vickerage 'Abduction'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK

A 35-year-old man who went missing with a 14-year-old girl is being questioned by officers who spent five days looking for the teenager. Lorna Vick...

Fathers4Justice Member In Court Over Queen Portrait Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK

A Fathers4Justice campaigner has appeared in court accused of defacing a portrait of the Queen in Westminster Abbey. Tim Haries, 41, from Doncaster...

Missing Teen Spotted In Leicestershire

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK

The search for a 14-year-old girl who is believed to be missing with a convicted fraudster has shifted to Leicestershire following new reported sighti...

Dale Cregan Told He Will Die In Jail

PA | Posted 13.06.2013 | UK

Cold-blooded killer Dale Cregan was told today he will die in prison for the murders of two unarmed policewomen and a father and son. Cregan, 30, d...

Ukip Councillor's Thrifty Downfall

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK Politics

A light-fingered Ukip councillor has resigned citing the "embarrassment" for his family after it was revealed he shop-lifted from Poundstretcher. ...

Police Search For Missing 14-Year-Old Schoolgirl

PA | Posted 13.06.2013 | UK

Police are searching for a 14-year-old girl who they believe has disappeared with a 35-year-old man. Schoolgirl Lorna Vickerage, from Doncaster, is...

Fake Hand Incurs Very Real Long Arm Of The Law

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK

A jovial prank involving a fake severed hand and some young children took a turn for the sour when terrified local residents phoned the police believi...

Father Admits Toddler's Heroin Overdose Death

PA | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK

A man has admitted killing his 23-month-old son who died of a heroin overdose. Daniel Jones was found collapsed at his home last May, and tests fou...

Bye Bye Bilderberg - It's Been Emotional...

Ellen Grace Jones | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Politics
Ellen Grace Jones

Come out Bilderbergers, your time is up! So used to operating under the cover of darkness, away from the glare of media lenses and public scrutiny. Not any more: haha! As the last Mercedes slunk through the Grove gates on Sunday, escorting the final delegate home, I basked in what had been a weekend scoring a twofold triumph.

Most Legendary School Party Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A student's end of exam house party turned into a riot and had to be shut down by police after it was advertised on Facebook. The bash, held on a p...

Four Arrests After 'Arson Attack' On Islamic Boarding School

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK

Four teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of arson in connection with a fire at an Islamic boarding school in Chislehurst, south east London, Sco...