The newlywed police officer was killed in August while responding to reports of a burglary.
A burglar who cut himself breaking into a Pizza Hut in Sunderland, returned to the scene to try to wash away his own blood with a bottle of Pepsi. William Trotter admitted a charge of burglary and will be sentenced later on, after being caught on CCTV.
"It would be difficult to think of a greater depravation of the dignity of the dead."
Arthur Gumbley died in hospital from injuries he suffered three weeks earlier.
“Oh my God! Somebody get some salami and cream cheese and rub it all over his face ― he’s unconscious and on the ground!”
The risk of crime is always a factor for any person considering renting or buying a home; indeed, the risk of residential burglary is among the most pressing concerns for any potential tenant or homeowner. This is not just because burglaries can have a huge financial impact, but because they also cause a great deal of emotional distress.
As children are more vulnerable to trauma, they may not even have to experience the burglary itself to sustain psychological consequences. It's possible for them to be traumatised simply by their parents' reaction.
We spend an awful lot of time and energy making our homes look as attractive as we can, but there’s one group of people for
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There's a few obvious ways of ensuring your house is kept secure whilst you're away, including making it look like it's occupied. You can do so with simple tricks including setting an automatic timer on your lights, ensuring your curtains are open during the day and making sure your post isn't going to be sat still on your doorstep and making it blindly obvious you're away from home.