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Boy, 11, becomes Britain's youngest male rapist

Boy, 11, becomes Britain's youngest male rapist | Policing news | Scoop.it
The 11-year-old child from Blackpool, Lancashire, was only caught when the victim’s mother heard suspicious whispering on the baby monitor in her son’s bedroom.
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Hunt for eight men armed with MACHETES after vicious brawl in quiet residential street

Hunt for eight men armed with MACHETES after vicious brawl in quiet residential street | Policing news | Scoop.it
DETECTIVES have launched an investigation after eight men were involved in an 'unbelievable' machete fight in a quiet residential street.
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Operation Buzzard hopes to target rural criminality

Operation Buzzard hopes to target rural criminality | Policing news | Scoop.it

IN A bid to tackle rural crime Operation Buzzard was launched by Essex Police at the weekend.
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Schoolgirl, 15, has been ‘raped’ at a well-known toddler’s play park in Kent

Schoolgirl, 15, has been ‘raped’ at a well-known toddler’s play park in Kent | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 15-YEAR-OLD schoolgirl has allegedly been raped in a popular toddler’s playground in Kent. The teen told police she was attacked at Toddler’s Cove playground in Canterbury on Friday night.
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Police officer argues with pro-Kurd protester in London | Daily Mail Online

Police officer argues with pro-Kurd protester in London | Daily Mail Online | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police officer Marcus Tyson under investigation for racism after allegedly telling a demonstrator: 'You don't tell me what to do in my country.'
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Clever cars will call 999 in a crash

Clever cars will call 999 in a crash | Policing news | Scoop.it
Emergency services face a surge of alerts when all cars and trucks are fitted with new technology - called eCall - which automatically calls 999 if a vehicle is involved in a crash.
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Cop Accused of Racism Slams 'Oppressive Political Correctness' in London Police

Cop Accused of Racism Slams 'Oppressive Political Correctness' in London Police | Policing news | Scoop.it
A London cop has accused the capital's police force of "oppressive political correctness" after it investigated him for racism for telling an abusive pro-Kurdish demonstrator: "You don't tell me what to do in my country".
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U.K. police arrest man in Pippa Middleton iCloud hacking

U.K. police arrest man in Pippa Middleton iCloud hacking | Policing news | Scoop.it
London police say they have arrested a 35-year-old man suspected of hacking the iCloud account of Pippa Middleton, the younger sister of the Duchess of Cambridge, and stealing 3,000 photographs.
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Christopher Halliwell struck on the same date, says victim's mother

Christopher Halliwell struck on the same date, says victim's mother | Policing news | Scoop.it
Karen Edwards, the mother of murdered Becky Godden, said she believes Swindon taxi driver Halliwell murdered four other women, including missing Claudia Lawrence.
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Ben Needham search: Police begin new dig on Kos

Ben Needham search: Police begin new dig on Kos | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police teams searching for missing toddler Ben Needham on the Greek island of Kos say they are "
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Race failures are damaging the police, says top Met officer

Race failures are damaging the police, says top Met officer | Policing news | Scoop.it
Diversity chief admits black men more likely to receive worse treatment than whites but defends Mark Duggan shooting Scotland Yard’s new head of diversity has said the Met still treats black people worse than white people on the street and blights...
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Armed robber is jailed for 21 years following massive Facebook fail

Armed robber is jailed for 21 years following massive Facebook fail | Policing news | Scoop.it
Omar Famuyide (pictured) popped up in the 'people you may know' section of his victim's Facebook feed, who recognised him as the robber who stole his car at knifepoint in Highgate, Birmingham.
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Four men charged after improvised rocket launcher seized

Four men charged after improvised rocket launcher seized | Policing news | Scoop.it
Four men have been charged with a series of dissident republican terrorist offences after police seized an improvised rocket launcher loaded with a Semtex projectile in Northern Ireland.
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Mental health patients ‘detained after refusing out-of-area beds’

Mental health patients ‘detained after refusing out-of-area beds’ | Policing news | Scoop.it
National AMHP leads network survey indicates longstanding problems with bed availability are getting worse
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Problem Solving in Community Safety - aggressive begging and alcohol related ASB in Gloucester

In this video, Brendan O'Brien from Bluelight Consultancy explains how Gloucester City Council, the Police and other partners are improving the image o
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Man sustains serious injuries in gang attack on city street

Man sustains serious injuries in gang attack on city street. The 42-year-old was targeted on Broughty Ferry Road in Dundee by a group of men in their 20s.
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Christopher Halliwell 'may be linked to six other murders' - BBC News

Christopher Halliwell 'may be linked to six other murders' - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
A double murderer may be linked to six other murders, according to a former detective who arrested him.
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Three charged over Tesco accounts fraud - BBC News

Three charged over Tesco accounts fraud - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Three former Tesco executives are charged as part of a continuing Serious Fraud Office investigation into accounting irregularities at the supermarket giant in 2014.
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Police divers find a body found after 14-year-old boy went missing

Police divers find a body found after 14-year-old boy went missing | Policing news | Scoop.it
Josh Boothman died after disappearing beneath the surface of the River Erewash in Stapleford, Nottinghamshire, on Saturday afternoon, police are now investigating the tragic incident.
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Man charged with east London chicken shop murder

Man charged with east London chicken shop murder | Policing news | Scoop.it
Raymond Sculley from Poplar, east London has been charged with the murder of Zdenek Makar, who was allegedly beaten to death outside a chicken shop with a bicycle lock on Wednesday morning.
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Police get surprise after 999 caller reports ‘man biting a lady’ in car

Police get surprise after 999 caller reports ‘man biting a lady’ in car | Policing news | Scoop.it
Traffic police in Manchester raced to track down a vehicle on the M62 on Sunday evening, after a member of the public placed a 999 call reporting seeing a man “
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Man to be sentenced over affray at MP's office

Man to be sentenced over affray at MP's office | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man whose aggressive behaviour frightened staff in an MP's constituency office three months before the murder of her colleague Jo Cox will be sentence
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Five-year football ban for England hooligan caught on camera

Five-year football ban for England hooligan caught on camera | Policing news | Scoop.it
Daniel Warlow, 24, from Tipton, West Midlands, was give the banning order after a police 'spotter' recognised him caught in the act (pictured) from pictures on Sky News.
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Police ethnic diversity record 'shocking', MPs warn - BBC News

Police ethnic diversity record 'shocking', MPs warn - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Radical action is needed to tackle the "shocking" lack of ethnic diversity in police forces in England and Wales, a Commons committee warns.
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