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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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Police chief 'profoundly sorry' over handling of search for drowned teen

Police chief 'profoundly sorry' over handling of search for drowned teen | Policing news | Scoop.it
#ashmole #swansea Police chief 'profoundly sorry' over handling of search for drowned teen https://t.co/ms4UzbnbFk
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Six terror suspects linked to Osama bin Laden and al-Qaida STAY in UK

Six terror suspects linked to Osama bin Laden and al-Qaida STAY in UK | Policing news | Scoop.it
In a blow to the Home Office and Theresa May, the six Islamist extremists – including two connected to a poison murder plot – will be freed to walk the streets of the UK after the human rights ruling.
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'Loving mother' killed by car being chased by police in Edinburgh

'Loving mother' killed by car being chased by police in Edinburgh | Policing news | Scoop.it
'Loving mother' killed by car being chased by police in Edinburgh #wtf https://t.co/HgKhcVrrfM
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How police spent millions in cash blaming fans for Hillsborough

How police spent millions in cash blaming fans for Hillsborough | Policing news | Scoop.it
Following the verdict the families of the 96 victims of the Hillsborough disaster have called on authorities to bring criminals proceedings against those responsible for their loved ones' deaths.
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Tasing children: UK cops used stun gun on 407 minors despite UN warning

Tasing children: UK cops used stun gun on 407 minors despite UN warning | Policing news | Scoop.it
Hundreds of minors were tased by police across England and Wales between January 2014 and November 2015, according to a report by police monitoring group StopWatch.

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Police Brutality taking out the youth Tasing style.

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IS-inspired terror plotters had police station and army barracks as...

IS-inspired terror plotters had police station and army barracks as... | Policing news | Scoop.it
A pair of home-grown terrorists are facing lengthy jail sentences for plotting to kill soldiers, police officers and civilians in a series of Islami
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Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbin...

Boy obsessed with serial killers found guilty of Colchester stabbin... | Policing news | Scoop.it
A teenager who was obsessed with killers including the Yorkshire Ripper has been found guilty of murdering two strangers in frenzied attacks. Jame
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Detective sacked over failures in investigation involving Mark Duggan associate

Detective sacked over failures in investigation involving Mark Duggan associate | Policing news | Scoop.it
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Man shot in 'paramilitary-style attack'

Man shot in 'paramilitary-style attack' | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man has died after being shot in what is believed to be a paramilitary-style attack in Belfast. The man, named by police as taxi driver and father Michael ...
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UK terror arrests in probe 'linked to Europe attacks' - BBC News

UK terror arrests in probe 'linked to Europe attacks' - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Five people are arrested in Birmingham and at Gatwick Airport on suspicion of terrorism offences as part of a police probe launched after the attacks in Paris and Brussels.
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Massive migrant brawl explodes near metro station...

Massive migrant brawl explodes near metro station... | Policing news | Scoop.it
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(Third column, 10th story, link)Related stories:ON THE STREETS OF MOST MILITARIZED CITY IN EUROPE: PARIS...
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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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MPF | Metropolitan Police Federation | "Asking Specials to be detectives is unfair burden on volunteers"

MPF | Metropolitan Police Federation | "Asking Specials to be detectives is unfair burden on volunteers" | Policing news | Scoop.it
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Police refuse to reveal the new names of 800 paedophiles to protect their human rights 

Police refuse to reveal the new names of 800 paedophiles to protect their human rights  | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police refuse to reveal the new names of 800 paedophiles to protect their human rights  | via @telegraphnews https://t.co/ueDdlu8pD3
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British countryside is being devastated by thieves stealing wild flowers to sell on black market, charities warn as police seize 5,000 bulbs in raid

British countryside is being devastated by thieves stealing wild flowers to sell on black market, charities warn as police seize 5,000 bulbs in raid | Policing news | Scoop.it
British countryside is being devastated by thieves stealing wild flowers to sell on black… https://t.co/BAODOM3zN5 https://t.co/ikA8plCYBW
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Girl, 14, charged with attempted murder after female pupil 'stabbed'

Girl, 14, charged with attempted murder after  female pupil 'stabbed' | Policing news | Scoop.it
The unnamed victim, a girl aged 15, was taken to hospital in Portsmouth for treatment to a minor injury following the incident at the Petersfield School, in Petersfield, Hampshire, on Monday morning.
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Hillsborough inquests: Fans unlawfully killed, jury concludes - BBC News

Hillsborough inquests: Fans unlawfully killed, jury concludes - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Ninety-six football fans were unlawfully killed in the Hillsborough disaster, a jury finds - sparking jubilation and relief among families.
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Crime stats ‘are wake-up call’ on link between ‘demonization’ and targeted violence

Crime stats ‘are wake-up call’ on link between ‘demonization’ and targeted violence | Policing news | Scoop.it
Disabled people in England and Wales are now almost three-and-half times more likely than non-disabled people to be a victim of serious violent crime, according to new research that has been descri…

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Police release new footage of gang of suspects in brutal gang attack

Police release new footage of gang of suspects in brutal gang attack | Policing news | Scoop.it
The disturbing video captured the moment the 25-year-old victim was chased onto the forecourt in Birmingham, thrown onto the ground, punched, kicked and left laying lifeless on the ground.
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Bluewater gang rape: WHY were the public kept in the dark by police?

Bluewater gang rape: WHY were the public kept in the dark by police? | Policing news | Scoop.it
CLAIMS of a cover-up have been levelled at police after a woman was allegedly gang raped in the grounds of Bluewater shopping centre.
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Man killed in Smethwick internet cafe stabbing - BBC News

Man killed in Smethwick internet cafe stabbing - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man dies after being stabbed in an internet cafe in Sandwell in the middle of the day.
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Arrest after woman found dead and man critically injured at house

Arrest after woman found dead and man critically injured at house | Policing news | Scoop.it
A murder investigation has been launched after the body of a woman and a critically injured man were found at a house in Essex. The victims, both in their fi...
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Teen held at Manchester Airport on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences

Teen held at Manchester Airport on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences | Policing news | Scoop.it
The 18-year-old man from Birmingham was held by counter-terrorism officers after returning to the UK. West Midlands Police said: ‘The arrest follows the arrest of a man and a woman on April 4.'
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Two 14-year-olds charged after mother and daughter found dead

Two 14-year-olds charged after mother and daughter found dead | Policing news | Scoop.it
Elizabeth Edwards and her 13-year-old daughter Katie found dead in Spalding, Lincolnshire, on Friday

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