UK Police

Hit And Run Kills 12-Year-Old Boy

PA | Posted 07.10.2012 | UK

Police have named a 12-year-old boy who was killed when he was hit by a car speeding away from a police stop. Bilal Raffey Khizar was on a crossing...

Two Bodies Discovered In Walsall Flat

PA | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after two bodies were found at a block of flats early on Saturday in Walsall, in the West Midlands. ...

Freddie Starr Denies Sexual Abuse Claims

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.10.2012 | UK

Comedian Freddie Starr has denied he was the third man in the dressing room with Jimmy Savile and Gary Glitter on the night they were accused of sexua...

Hillsborough Families 'Pleased' But Disappointed Bettison Will Get Full Pension

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK

The families of Hillsborough victims have welcomed the resignation of a top police officer who criticised Liverpool fans in the wake of the tragedy bu...

Thousands Gather In Manchester For Pc Fiona Bone Funeral

PA | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK

Police officers and the public turned out in force again on Thursday for the funeral of a second policewoman killed in a gun and grenade attack. Th...

Jimmy Savile Statue Torn Down In Glasgow

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK

A statue of Jimmy Savile at a Glasgow Leisure Centre has been pulled down amidst allegations that the late entertainer raped and sexually abused young...

Thousands Gather In Manchester For Pc Nicola Hughes' Funeral

PA | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK

Thousands of police officers from across the country gathered today in memory of a policewoman killed in a gun and grenade attack. All bowed their ...

'You Need To Dump Me' Begged TV Star's Ex

PA | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK

Television presenter Justin Lee Collins's ex-girlfriend repeatedly told him to dump her, his trial for domestic and emotional abuse has heard. The ...

Jimmy Savile Rape Allegation Referred To Scotland Yard

Posted 02.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

The BBC has said it will make direct contact with police to provide full support over the "disturbing allegations" made about abuse involving Sir Jimm...

British Politicians Droning On

Annie Machon | Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Politics
Annie Machon

Only in the mad world of modern British politics could it be possible to connect MPs, drones and royal breasts. Is this sounding a little too bizarre? Let me explain.

Justin Lee Collins: 'I've Never Hit Anyone In My Life'

PA | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK

Comedian and television presenter Justin Lee Collins has never hit anyone in his life, he told his trial for domestic and emotional abuse today. Th...

'No Sign Of A Struggle' Where April Jones Went Missing

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK

Police investigating the disappearance of five-year-old April Jones, playing outside her home on Monday evening, have said there was "no sign of a str...

'An Outsider Has Taken Her'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK

Shocked volunteers hunting for April Jones claim they are certain an outsider has targeted their community. Hundreds of people took part in despera...

Runaway Maths Teacher Appears In Public As Court Agrees To Extradition

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK

Jeremy Forrest, the runaway maths teacher, has made his first public appearance since being arrested in France on suspicion of child abduction as a Fr...

In Pictures: Hunt For Missing April Jones

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK

Police and friends have circulated images of missing five-year-old April Jones, to help spread the search for the schoolgirl. Local residents have ...

Runaway Maths Teacher To Face Extradition Hearing

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK

Jeremy Forrest, the teacher who ran away to France with 15-year-old Megan Stammers, will appear in a Bordeaux court today to face extradition proceedi...

Thousands Join Hunt For April Jones On Facebook And Twitter (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 30.05.2013 | UK

The search for April Jones, the five-year-old missing in Machynlleth, Wales, has spread across social networks, with more than 10,000 people joining a...

Fears For Missing Five-Year-Old, Believed 'Abducted' (PICTURES)

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.05.2013 | UK

April Jones, a five-year-old girl seen getting into a light-coloured van after playing outside her home, has been missing since Monday night and polic...

Businessman Met Aamir Siddiqi Killer In Park with Children

PA | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK

A businessman who ordered a hit on a man who owed him money took his children to a park as cover to meet one of the killers, a court was told. Scho...

Justin Lee Collins' Girlfriend Accused Of Blackmail

PA | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK

The ex-girlfriend of Justin Lee Collins today denied attempting to blackmail the comedian after they broke up. Anna Larke, 38, alleges Collins hara...

Tracking Car Chases And Riots With A Drone The Size Of A Hobby Aircraft

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK

Police drones could be used for car chases, tracking hidden suspects, monitoring riots or protests or traffic violations - but UK airspace is so crowd...

Drones Could Patrol UK Skies, Says Police Minister

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK

Police minister Damian Green has backed the use of controversial unmanned drones to patrol the UK's skies, to monitor criminal activity and provide ai...

Canadian Student Found Dead Had Only Been In UK For One Day

PA | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A man whose body was found at a recycling plant had only been in the UK a day before his death, it has emerged. Canadian student Garrett Elsey, 22,...

Jeremy Forrest: "Going Home Will Take Him Back Closer To The Person He Loves"

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK

The French laywer acting for runaway maths teacher Jeremy Forrest has revealed that he will not fight extradition back to the UK so that he can be cl...

Tributes Paid To Fallen Police Officers

Posted 30.09.2012 | UK

Home Secretary Theresa May has joined hundreds of police to remember officers who have died on duty, including the two Pcs killed two weeks ago in Man...