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Sir Cliff Richard's Sexual Assault Charge Ordeal Might Not Be Over

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK

The decision not to press charges in the abuse case against Sir Cliff Richard is being reviewed. The singer was the subject of a long-running South ...

Police Seek Four Women After Banker 'Killed By Single Punch' In Blackheath

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK

Police are looking to speak to four white women, after a young London banker died following a single punch in an apparently unprovoked attack. Oliver ...

The List Of Police Incidents Caused By Pokemon Go Is Completely Ridiculous

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 29.08.2016 | UK

Players of the gaming craze Pokemon Go have been involved in hundreds of police incidents since it was launched just last month, according to reports....

Helping Vulnerable Families Thrive: Police And Prevention

Clair Rees | Posted 26.08.2016 | UK
Clair Rees

The brain develops the connections according to what it experiences in those formative early years - those experiences are in the context of relationships. If your environment is one of violence and aggression, most likely the 'fight or flight' response will be overly developed. You will be more likely to over-react to situations of stress, and use aggression or violence.

Drug Charities Lament 'PR Success' Of Legal High Arrests

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 26.08.2016 | UK

The ban on drugs formerly known as “legal highs” may have put off casual users but has driven those with serious addiction problems underground, a...

Anjem Choudary Associate Convicted Of Astonishing Attack On Teen For Cuddling Girlfriend

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 24.08.2016 | UK

A Muslim convert and associate of convicted hate preacher Anjem Choudary is facing a substantial jail term after knocking a schoolboy unconscious for ...

Mother And Son Die In 'Tragic Incident' After Aberdeen Beach Rescue

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 21.08.2016 | UK

A mother and son have died in hospital after a “tragic incident” at Aberdeen beach. The emergency services were called to reports of people in d...

After 14 Years Undercover, Ex-Cop Reveals He Only Made Drug Gangs 'Nastier And Nastier'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK

Neil Woods insists nothing good came of his 14 years as one of the UK’s most successful undercover cops, fighting the war on drugs. His painstaking,...

Ex-Undercover Cop Describes His Saddest Moment Trying To Enforce The War On Drugs

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK

A former undercover cop who spent 14 years on the frontline of the so-called ‘War On Drugs’ has described the moment he realised his work was only...

Man Loses Court Fight To Not Have To Give Police 24 Hours' Notice Before He Has Sex

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK

A man who had to give police 24 hours’ notice before he has sex with a new partner has lost his legal battle to have the restriction lifted but has ...

Dalian Atkinson's Family 'Determined To Get Justice For Him' As Police Face Criminal Probe

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 18.08.2016 | UK

Dalian Atkinson’s family have said they are “determined to get justice” as it was announced two officers were facing a criminal investigation ov...

Police Tried To Use Tom Hiddleston In The Fight Against Terrorism And It Did Not Go Well

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK

Police have removed a picture of Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston which they appeared to have Photoshopped to promote a counter-terrorism strategy. Int...

Britain First Is Still Bragging Even After Losing High Case Ruling That Could 'Finish Them'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 16.08.2016 | UK

Britain First’s leadership have responded angrily to the High Court ruling that has barred them from the town of Luton for three years and could pot...

Huddersfield Man, 52, Dies After Attack By Seized Dog

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK

A 52-year-old man has died in Huddersfield after being attacked by a dog which police had returned to its owner, despite concerns it was dangerous. Da...

British 'Honour Killing' Victim's Ex-Husband 'Admits Strangling Her With Scarf'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK

The ex-husband of a British woman who died in a so-called honour killing has admitted strangling her, it has been reported. Samia Shahid, 28, from Bra...

Death In Hyde Park Sparks Murder Investigation

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 13.08.2016 | UK

Police are treating the death of a man close to a tourist hotspot in central London as murder. Officers were called to Hyde Park at around 5.50am o...

My Black Life... Matters?

Mark Mace Smith | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK
Mark Mace Smith

So, now, in this summer of our discontent made potentially riotous by our sons and daughters of Tottenham, it matters enough to me that I write these black words on this white page to express a rage measuredly and peacefully. Because it really does matter to me. Every day. My Black Life matters to me. I often doubt, Dear Reader, that it matters to you.

This Police Sketch Is So Hilariously Bad Everyone Is Making Fun Of It

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Comedy

Philadelphia’s FOX 29 news station released a police sketch late on Thursday night in hopes of helping police find a suspect wanted in connection to...

Librarian, 73, Shot Dead By Florida Police Officer During ‘Roleplay’ Exercise

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.08.2016 | UK

A 73-year-old librarian has died after she was accidentally shot by a police officer during a “roleplay” firearms training exercise. Mary Knowlton...

Boy, Four, Dies After 'Incident' At Swimming Pool

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.08.2016 | UK

A four-year-old boy has died after an “incident” at a swimming pool in Cumbria. Police were called to Old Park Wood holiday park in Grange-over-...

Drunk Driver Caught With Gun In Lap After Falling Asleep While Driving

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK

A driver was discovered with a loaded gun in his lap after he fell into a drunken sleep in slow moving traffic. Nathan Gardier, 24, might not have had...

Police Forced To Delete 'Offensive' Tweet Of Two Men Dressed In Nazi Uniform

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK

Greater Manchester Police has been forced to delete an “offensive and insensitive” tweet of two men dressed in Nazi uniform. The police force’s ...

Missing Teen Seen 'Naked And Distressed' By River After Taking Legal High

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 06.08.2016 | UK

A teenager last seen “naked and in a distressed state” running towards a Devon river after taking a legal high on Friday, remains missing. Police ...

Met's Top Black Officer Defends Mark Duggan Operation

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 06.08.2016 | UK

The former police commander in Tottenham says he regrets the death of Mark Duggan five years ago, but not the operation that led to his killing. Five ...

Prison Governor Hospitalised After 'Unprovoked' Beating By Inmate

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK

A prison governor was hospitalised after being beaten by an inmate in an “unprovoked” attack. Paul Cawkwell, governor of HMP Wayland in Norfolk, w...