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Terror plan 'rehash of old policies'

Terror plan 'rehash of old policies' | Policing news | Scoop.it
A former terror suspect criticises government anti-terrorism plans as "rehashing of old policies" which will "disenfranchise" UK Muslims.
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Cumbria's Chief Constable makes pledge to protect front line policing against ... - The Westmorland Gazette

Cumbria's Chief Constable makes pledge to protect front line policing against ... - The Westmorland Gazette | Policing news | Scoop.it
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CUMBRIA'S new Chief Constable says he will protect frontline policing 'as far as possible' against spending cuts of £10.4 million.
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'Competing British police forces' harmed Madeleine McCann search

'Competing British police forces' harmed Madeleine McCann search | Policing news | Scoop.it
Relations with Portuguese authorities damaged as agencies fought to join investigation, says secret Home Office reportThe investigation into the disappearance of Madeleine McCann was hampered because British police forces competed against one...
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David Cameron revives powers to relocate terror suspects to combat jihadist threat

David Cameron revives powers to relocate terror suspects to combat jihadist threat | Policing news | Scoop.it
Prime Minister David Cameron also announces terror suspects will be forced on to de-radicalisation programmes and new powers to seize passports
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Charles Bronson Guilty Of Attack On Governor

Charles Bronson Guilty Of Attack On Governor | Policing news | Scoop.it
The notorious prisoner, who has been in jail for four decades, is flanked by six guards as he is sentenced to another two years.
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Shock as Essex Chief Constable scraps independent advisory group - YOURTHUROCK

Shock as Essex Chief Constable scraps independent advisory group - YOURTHUROCK | Policing news | Scoop.it
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THE CHIEF Constable of Essex has scraped the watchdogs that advise the police on how they perform.
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Ashya King: Police will not apologise for 'ridiculous' search - BBC News

Ashya King: Police will not apologise for 'ridiculous' search - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
BBC News Ashya King: Police will not apologise for 'ridiculous' search BBC News Police say they will not apologise for the way they conducted a search for a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour, who was removed from a UK hospital by his parents...
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21% rise in sex offences on railways

21% rise in sex offences on railways | Policing news | Scoop.it
The number of sexual offences reported on Britain's railways has risen by a fifth in a year, say British Transport Police.
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Man's body found on Brighton beach

Man's body found on Brighton beach | Policing news | Scoop.it
An unidentified man's body had to be retrieved from Brighton beach by police before the tide came in
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Warwickshire Police Remind Owners Of High Performance Vehicles To Keep Their Homes Secure

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Cameron announces anti-terror measures in Commons statement: Politics live blog

Cameron announces anti-terror measures in Commons statement: Politics live blog | Policing news | Scoop.it
Rolling coverage of all the days political developments as they happen, including David Camerons Commons statement on the governments latest anti-terror measures and the Met releasing details of its plebgate investigation 3.13pm BST David...
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Plebgate: the reports key points

Plebgate: the reports key points | Policing news | Scoop.it
Scotland Yards investigation into claims Andrew Mitchell called police officers plebs has resulted in four officers being dismissedScotland Yard has released material from its investigation into the Plebgate affair.
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Researcher 'sent on diversity course' after raising alarm over Rotherham sex abuse

Researcher 'sent on diversity course' after raising alarm over Rotherham sex abuse | Policing news | Scoop.it
The Home Office researcher was told to "never, ever" repeat evidence, contained in her 2001 report, that most of the perpatrators were Asian men
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Abuse scandal force faces inquiry

Abuse scandal force faces inquiry | Policing news | Scoop.it
South Yorkshire Police commissions an independent investigation into its handling of the Rotherham child abuse scandal, while Labour suspends four members in the town.
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28 men arrested in Keighley grooming gang probe

28 men arrested in Keighley grooming gang probe | Policing news | Scoop.it
NEARLY 30 men have been arrested as police in Keighley investigate claims of child sexual exploitation by an alleged grooming gang.
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Man denies assaulting MP Galloway

Man denies assaulting MP Galloway | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 39-year-old man pleads not guilty to the religiously aggravated assault of MP George Galloway in a London street.
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Over 1,000 people interviewed by Scotland Yard in 'plebgate' inquiry

Over 1,000 people interviewed by Scotland Yard in 'plebgate' inquiry | Policing news | Scoop.it
More than 1,100 statements taken from witnesses, while 439 exhibits were seized along with 78 relevant documents
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Man jailed for passing on HIV virus

Man jailed for passing on HIV virus | Policing news | Scoop.it
A Cumbrian man who is HIV positive is jailed for knowingly infecting his former partner with the virus.
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Police disciplined over search death

Police disciplined over search death | Policing news | Scoop.it
Eight police officers have been disciplined over a failed search for a missing man who was later struck and killed by a train.
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Met police appeal for information over murder in Notting Hill

Met police appeal for information over murder in Notting Hill | Policing news | Scoop.it
Tony Charlery, 59, was stabbed to death outside west London bar as he tried escape attackers, says detectiveThe family of a "much-loved grandfather" brutally murdered on Portobello Road, in Notting Hill, west London, is said to be devastated.
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Granddad killed trying to flee bar

Granddad killed trying to flee bar | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man who was found dead on a west London street was stabbed as he tried to flee from a bar, police say.
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Trucker jailed for killing cyclists

Trucker jailed for killing cyclists | Policing news | Scoop.it
A lorry driver who killed two cyclists on a charity ride from Land's End to John O'Groats is jailed for eight-and-a-half years.
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Plebgate officer sent text saying she could 'topple Tory government'

Plebgate officer sent text saying she could 'topple Tory government' | Policing news | Scoop.it
Text is published in report on Met's investigation into Downing Street incident that ended Andrew Mitchell's cabinet careerAn armed Metropolitan police officer who was on duty in Downing Street on the night of the Plebgate incident involving the...
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Europol launches taskforce to fight worlds most sophisticated cyber crooks

Europol launches taskforce to fight worlds most sophisticated cyber crooks | Policing news | Scoop.it
Joint Cybercrime Action Taskforce to coordinate investigations into hacking, malware and other online crimes Cybercrime experts from police forces around the world are coming together to form a new body, the Joint Cybercrime Action Taskforce...
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'Plebgate' CCTV video footage released by Metropolitan police

'Plebgate' CCTV video footage released by Metropolitan police | Policing news | Scoop.it
CCTV footage released by the Metropolitan police on Monday showing an exchange at the gates of Downing Street between the then-Conservative chief whip Andrew Mitchell and four police officers.
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