UK Police

Andrew Mitchell Owed An Apology From Police, Says David Cameron

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron said former Tory chief whip Andrew Mitchell was owed an apology as the row between police and politicians over the "plebgate" affair esc...

Plebgate Saga Just Got Messier

Huffington Post UK/PA | Chris York | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK

Forget the US government deadlock, the really exciting political stalemate concerns the never-ending back and forth blame-game concerning the bicycle-...

Masked Man Terrorises Female Students In Canterbury, Kent

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Female students have been warned to stay alert after a masked man followed several women, and attempted to attack one late at night. There have bee...

British Teacher Feared Murdered In Qatar

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK

A primary school teacher is feared murdered after going missing in Qatar, with police unable to confirm whether she is alive or dead. Primary schoo...

Paedo Who Groomed Teen Boys Online Had HIV, Police Reveal

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

A prolific paedophile who groomed vulnerable teenage boys online with an accomplice before filming their sexual abuse is HIV positive, it has been rev...

Did This Man Abduct Maddy?

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

New e-fits of a man wanted for questioning in relation to the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have been released by police. Detectives also say t...

Four Men Arrested Under Terrorism Act

PA | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK

Four men have been arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism, Scotland Yard said. The men were arres...

Police Raid Home Of Former Escort

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Politics

A former dominatrix about to publish a book containing "embarrassing claims" about George Osborne has told of how her home was raided by drugs police ...

Plebgate Was 'Stitch-Up' Of Andrew Mitchell, Says Police Whistleblower

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK

The Cabinet minister at the centre of the "Plebgate" row was "stitched up" by police, an alleged whistleblower has said. According to the Sunday Ti...

Maddie Timeline Has 'Significantly Changed'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK

Detectives have put together a detailed timeline of the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, saying details have significantly changed since they began ...

Human Remains Found In Garden

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Human remains of two people have been found in a garden in Forest Town, near Mansfield, police have said. The discovery was made by officers from N...

Don't Help Beggars, Bankers Told

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK

Bankers and other City workers have been warned by police not to help street beggars, while a report found that the number of homeless people sleeping...

How Drunk Tanks - Or Sobering Centres - Could Help the Police and Our NHS

Charlotte McLeod | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Charlotte McLeod

The drain on our NHS resources for dealing with inebriated people exceeds £2.7billion every year. Why should our doctors and nurses have to deal with aggressive or paralytic drunks night after night, when their skills should be utilized for patients who genuinely need their care? Why should our police have to undertake double shifts to watch over drunks for 24 hours in a cell?

Body Pulled From Canal In Manchester's Gay Village

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Police are investigating after the body of a man was found floating in a canal in Manchester’s Gay Village. Officers were called at around 4pm o...

SEIZED: One £400,000 Lamborghini

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

A £400,000 lurid orange Lamborghini has been seized by police during a crackdown on uninsured cars. The Lamborghini Aventador - which does 0-62mph...

What's in a Uniform!

Clive Norman | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK
Clive Norman

How can he in good conscience, stand there wearing a uniform he has no right to wear, then look into the eyes of the children who no longer have a mother or father because they wanted to help others.

"Changing the Game in Law Enforcement" - How Big Data Can Make the Difference

Joanne Taylor | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Tech
Joanne Taylor

If properly exploited, this 'big data' goldmine could provide valuable insight for the Police, allowing them to do more with less and helping drive efficiencies. Unfortunately, agencies are not exploiting the full value of the data they have.

Eerie Tales on the Mexican Border

Max Lewis Barnard | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Max Lewis Barnard

Through the crowd of noise I pointed at my backpack and then at the border crossing. They seemed to understand and signalled for me to hurry. As the truck started to move forward, the forlorn eyes combed the desolate street, impaired by the relentless rain and the bumpy road.

Girl, 15, Is Raped By Car Driver

PA | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK

A 15-year-old girl has been raped by a man who picked her up in his car after claiming that he knew her. The teenager was walking in Shilton Park, ...

Do Male Domestic Abuse Victims Get Arrested?

Bob Morgan | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Bob Morgan

In the 80's the Police were very bad at dealing with domestic violence but as the years went by I think we became slightly better at it... However in one important way we failed almost entirely - that is in recognising and dealing with domestic violence against men.

Beverley Concannon Charged Over Jade Lomas-Anderson Dog Death

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.09.2013 | UK

The owner of four dogs that mauled a teenage girl to death has been charged with animal cruelty offences. Jade Lomas-Anderson, 14, died after she w...

Two Men Charged With Terrorism Offences

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK

Two men have been charged with terrorism and firearms offences after being stopped in Dover, Scotland Yard said on Sunday. Mohommod Hassin Nawaz, 2...

Abused Boy Daniel Pelka Was 'Invisible' To Schools, Medical Staff

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK

Four-year-old Daniel Pelka's doctors, school staff and social workers missed countless opportunities to save him from the intolerable abuse at the han...

Police 'Sorry For Suffering' Of Innocent Christopher Jefferies

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 16.09.2013 | UK

Christopher Jefferies, the landlord wrongly arrested and vilified in connection with the killing of Joanna Yeates has received a highly unusual letter...

Locked Up for Being Mentally Ill

Lesa Walton | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK
Lesa Walton

I've just watched the Panorama programme, 'locked up for being ill'. It exposed the problem of mentally ill people being picked up by police and locked in cells as the only solution to their mental health crisis available!