UK Police

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...

Fire At Islamic School Investigated By Police

PA | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK

The principal of an Islamic school that was the victim of a fire started in "suspicious" circumstances has urged the community to "stay firm". Det...

Four-Year-Old Boy Dies In Bicester Shopping Village

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK

A four-year-old boy has died after part of the Hugo Boss shop fitting in Bicester Village shopping outlet collapsed on him. He was taken to the Joh...

Three Guilty of Catherine Wells-Burr Murder Plot

PA | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK

A cheating Polish factory worker was found guilty on Friday of murdering his British girlfriend after hatching a plot with his jealous secret lover an...

Should Psychics be Allowed to Help Police?

Debra Chalmers | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Debra Chalmers

Mediums get messages from the spirit world to bring comfort and proof that the spirit lives on after death. Anything that causes distress should be stopped - that includes telling a mother on national television that their child is dead, whether it's true or not.

LOOK: Plane Crashes Into Back Garden

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK

A light aircraft has crashed into a back garden in Cheltenham, police said. The 76-year-old pilot, from London, suffered minor injuries in the cras...

Dangerous Dog Alert After Deadly Sheep Attacks

PA | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK

A dangerous and aggressive dog is being hunted by police after it attacked and killed a number of sheep. The public is being warned about the anima...

Jessica Elgot

Racial Profiling Of 'Stop And Search' Does Not Mean Lower Crime Figures | Jessica Elgot | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK

Racial profiling of stop-and-search suspects makes absolutely no difference to crime figures, a new report has warned. Forces in the UK who disprop...

£200m Of Compensation For Riot Victims Is Unclaimed

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK

More than £200 million of government cash set aside for victims of the 2011 Riots remains unclaimed, a Labour MP has said. Steve Reed, the MP for ...

Prank Call DJ Given Top Award And Wins Holiday

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK

One of the DJs who made the prank call to Kate Middleton's hospital that was linked to the death of a nurse has been given an award and rewarded with ...

Why the 'Daily Telegraph' And 'Daily Mail' Are Wrong About Islamophobia and Anti-Muslim Hate Crime

Dr Chris Allen | Posted 03.08.2013 | UK Politics
Dr Chris Allen

Having researched Islamophobia and anti-Muslim phenomena for more than a decade, I've come to realise that for some people the 'number' of incidents are far more important than the reality of the lives of those affected.

Man 'Batters The Hell Out Of Judge'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK

A man is being held in custody after a judge was attacked and his wig pulled off as he sat in court, in what bystanders described as a "horrific" atta...