UK Police

Body Of Missing Mum Suffering From Post-Natal Depression Found

PA | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK

Police have recovered the body of a mother-of-three who went missing while suffering post-natal depression. Karen Simpson, 31, of Burscough, Lancas...

Appeal For Missing Mum Suffering From Post-Natal Depression

PA | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK

Concerns are growing for a missing married mother-of-three who is suffering from post-natal depression. Karen Simpson, 31, of Burscough, Lancashire...

'Corrupt' Detectives Made Thousands By Selling Seized Drugs

PA | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK

A "corrupt" detective stole massive amounts of seized drugs and conspired to sell them with his brother in a plot that made the pair at least £600,00...

Derby House Fire Father 'Faked Faint' In Mortuary

PA | Posted 28.02.2013 | UK

A man accused of killing his six children in a house fire faked a faint during a visit to see their bodies at a mortuary, a court has heard. Marie ...

Police Pressured Woman To Drop Rape Claim, Report Claims

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK

Police from a heavily criticised sex crime unit pressured a woman to drop a rape claim against a man who went on to murder his two children, a watchdo...

Chief Constable Slammed After Accusing Hillsborough Families Of Lying

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK

A chief constable has been castigated after accusing Hillsborough families of lying in their accounts of the disaster. The police watchdog said Sou...

Tamara Ecclestone Ex-Lover Blackmail Verdict Announced

PA | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK

Derek Rose, 33, of Camden, north London, has been found guilty of blackmailing model and socialite Tamara Ecclestone at Southwark Crown Court. Rose...

'An Exercise In How Not To Run An Election'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK

Almost 90% of people cannot name their local police commissioner after a "bungled" election, according to a new report. The Electoral Reform Societ...

D-Day For Pistorius?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK

Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius will continue his fight for bail in the fourth day of a dramatic court hearing. The Paralympian's defence team summed ...

Rabbi Arrested In Sex Offences Probe

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2013 | UK

Police have arrested a senior rabbi from Golders Green as part of a long-running sex abuse investigation, and four others on suspicion of perverting t...

Energy Activists Reveal They're Being Sued By EDF (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 21.02.2013 | UK

Energy giant EDF is suing protestors and friends of the 'No Dash For Gas' campaign group for £5 million, claiming damages for the money spent and los...

Oscar Pistorius Cop Dropped From Case And Charged With Attempted Murder

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

The police officer leading the Oscar Pistorius investigation has been dropped from the case because he has been charged with seven counts of attempted...

'Cameron's Police Guard' Dies From Gunshot Wounds

PA | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK

A 43-year-old police officer from a unit that guards the Prime Minister and other high profile figures has been found dead from gunshot wounds. The...

Couple Jailed Over Methadone Death Of Toddler

Posted 19.02.2013 | UK

A couple whose two-year-old son died after drinking his mother's methadone have been jailed for his manslaughter. Heroin addict Sally Dent and her ...

Tesco Calls In Police Over Possible Clubcard Fraud

PA | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

Tesco has asked police to investigate claims that dozens of its customers' Clubcard accounts may have fallen victim to an online fraud. The superma...

Man Stabbed 12 Times and Left for Dead Over Mercedes Keys

PA | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

A man has been arrested after a 59-year-old man was stabbed and left for dead by two raiders who demanded the keys to his Mercedes. The victim was ...

Teenager Found Dead With Multiple Injuries Named

PA | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK

Police have named a 19-year-old man whose body was found with multiple injuries at a house. Personal trainer Travis Barber was discovered at a prop...

£500k Legal Aid For Rich Travellers Who Exploited Homeless Into Forced Labour

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK

A family of millionaire travellers jailed for forcing vulnerable men to work for a pittance have been given nearly £500,000 in legal aid, it has emer...

Should Rape Suspects Have Their Identities Protected?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK

People accused of sex crimes should have their identities protected until they are convicted, a senior lawyer has argued. Under current legislation...

Man Killed In Motorway Bridge Fall

PA | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK

A man died after falling from a motorway bridge on to the road below. Police were called to the M42 between junctions 3a and 4 in Birmingham at 10....

Mrs Philpott Had Abortion After Mick 'Watched Her Have Sex With Another Man'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK

A father accused of killing his six children was overheard on the phone saying someone being interviewed by police was going to "drop us in it", a cou...

Child Murderer Killed In Long Lartin Prison

PA | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK

Two prisoners are being held in police custody after Subhan Anwar, who was jailed for torturing and murdering his partner's two-year-old daughter, was...

Lord Hanningfield, Disgraced Expenses Peer, Wins Damages From Police

PA | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK Politics

A former Tory peer who was jailed over the parliamentary expenses scandal has won £3,500 damages from Essex Police. Lord Hanningfield, 72, sued fo...

Woman Found Dead In House Was Pregnant

PA | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

A 27-year-old woman found dead in a terraced house was pregnant, say police. West Mercia Police formally identified Kimberley Russell, known as Kim...

Mick Philpott Slept With Wife Then Mistress On Alternate Nights, Court Hears

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

The former mistress of a man accused of killing his children in a house fire has told a court how she and his wife used to alternate the nights they w...