UK Police

Three Arrested In Connection With Libor Rigging

PA | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK

Three men were arrested on Tuesday in connection with an investigation into the rigging of the interbank lending rate Libor, the Serious Fraud Office ...

'Anyone Lost A Huge Amount Of Cannabis? Come And Collect It'

Posted 16.12.2012 | UK

Someone call the (Twitter) police! These 140 character missives are simply criminal. After Surrey Police brightened up our icy, cold morning with ...

Teen To Be Sentenced For Killing Mother

PA | Posted 09.02.2013 | UK

Teen Kieren Smith is set to be sentenced on Tuesday for murdering his mother. Smith, 17, killed Leah Whittle, 42, at her home in Benville Road, Wey...

'We Miss Her Every Moment Of Every Day'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK

The family of a nurse who apparently committed suicide after she was duped by a hoax call made to the hospital treating the Duchess of Cambridge "miss...

Louise Mensch's Ex Business Partner Arrested Over Indecent Images

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

A former business partner of Louise Mensch has been arrested and bailed on suspicion of viewing or possessing indecent images of children, after his w...

Patient Dies After Ambulance Crashes On Way To Hospital

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

Updated 15:52, 10 December 2012: More details on the incident A 75-year-old patient has died after the ambulance she was travelling in crashed off ...

Australian DJs 'Heartbroken' Over Nurse's Death

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

The Australian DJs who posed as the Queen in a prank call to the hospital where Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, was being treated have said they are "...

Hospital Prank DJs 'Want To Speak To Public'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2012 | UK

The Australian radio station embroiled in the Royal baby hoax scandal has said it is reviewing its broadcasting practices and will help with investiga...

Wales Boy Dies After Hit By Car Driven By Teen In Caravan Site

PA | Posted 09.12.2012 | UK

A teenager is being questioned by police after a seven-year-old boy died after being hit by a car at a caravan site. The 16-year-old boy was allege...

London Police Could Interview Kate Hoax DJs

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2012 | UK

Police in London have contacted their Australian counterparts about speaking with the two radio presenters who made a prank phone call which preceded ...

Protests Over Flag Restrictions In Belfast

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK

Thousands of loyalists gathered in Belfast city centre for a protest against new restrictions on flying the Union flag. A major security operation ...

Police Release First Image Of Jacintha Saldanha

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK

Police have released an image of nurse Jacintha Saldanha, who was found dead two days after being duped into helping reveal details about the Duchess ...

Dog Owner Jailed For 'Gratuitous' Abuse Of Pet

PA | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

A man whose partner filmed him repeatedly beating his dog before reporting the attacks to police has been jailed. Konrad Kocjan was sentenced to 18...

Heroin Smuggler Jailed Over Haul Valued At More Than £2M

PA | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

A drugs smuggler who was caught trying to bring £700,000 of heroin through a UK airport has been jailed for 16 years, Border Force has said. The a...

Police Release Pictures Of Suspected Stowaway After Death

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

Detectives are releasing images of a man believed to be a stowaway after his body fell from a plane flying into Heathrow. No one came forward to id...

Radio Presenters Under Fire Over Death Of Nurse At Kate Hospital

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

2Day FM presenters Mel Greig and Michael Christian, whose initial apology for the prank call to the hospital treating the Duchess of Cambridge was fol...

'Nurse' Duped By Prank Call At Kate Middleton Hospital Found Dead

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

UPDATE: The nurse who took the Kate Middleton prank call from Australian radio DJs has been named as Jacintha Saldanha. A member of staff who took ...

Max Clifford: 'I'm Old Enough And Ugly Enough To Sort It Out'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

PR guru Max Clifford has said he would try to continue to lead a normal life after being arrested by detectives investigating the Jimmy Savile sex abu...

Teen Killed By Train At Foot Crossing

PA | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK

A 14-year-old boy has died after being hit by a train near a foot crossing. British Transport Police were called to the scene in Lincoln, at 8.51am...

Boy Critical After Family Car 'Skids Off Road', Into Path Of Train

PA | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK

Snow and ice may have been a factor in a Range Rover coming off a main road and being hit by a freight train in a crash which left an 11-year-old boy ...

The 79 MPs Who Signed Motion Praising Arrested Stuart Hall

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.12.2012 | UK Politics

Veteran broadcaster, arrested by police investigating an allegation of rape and indecent assault, was the subject of an effusive early day motion, sig...

Girl Fights for Life After Railway Crossing Crash

PA | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK

A four-year-old girl is fighting for life after the car she was in collided with a train on a railway crossing. The youngster was airlifted to hosp...

New Arrest In Phone Hacking Probe

Press Association | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK

A man has been arrested as part of an investigation into alleged breaches of privacy, police said. The 55-year-old was arrested at his home in East...

Whether A Scam Or Real, Sponsor A Scholar Is 'Tip Of A Very Large Iceberg'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The website exposed last week for apparently offering students tuition fee money in return for sex is the "tip of a very large iceberg", a sex industr...

Classroom Assistant Jailed Over Sex Charges With Teenage Boys

PA | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A classroom assistant who had sex with teenage boys after grooming them on Facebook and bombarding them with illicit text messages has been jailed for...