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Police 'failings' over shootings

Police 'failings' over shootings | Policing news | Scoop.it
An inquiry finds "unacceptable" and "inexcusable" failings in how Durham Police dealt with a man who shot dead three family members then himself.
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This Scoop.it magazine has been up and running since September 2011.

 

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Mother-of-three 'stabbed after dropping her children off at school' in Edinburgh

Mother-of-three 'stabbed after dropping her children off at school' in Edinburgh | Policing news | Scoop.it
A mother-of-three was allegedly stabbed outside of her home just minutes after dropping her children off at school.
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Metropolitan Police on Twitter

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Follow @MPSonTheBox for exclusive content, insights and discussion about #TheMet documentary #Policing #London pic.twitter.com/WdmFT4U0Ww
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Body found in search for missing Amber Peat

Body found in search for missing Amber Peat | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police searching for missing 13-year-old Amber Peat have found a body
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Rape and sexual offences to be treated as seriously as terror threats, police say

Rape and sexual offences to be treated as seriously as terror threats, police say | Policing news | Scoop.it
Pledge comes after report for Metropolitan police and CPS found victims being failed by under-resourced police and prosecutors
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Janner on committee despite being too ill to be interviewed by police

Janner on committee despite being too ill to be interviewed by police | Policing news | Scoop.it
The Labour peer was re-appointed to Parliament's joint committee on consolidation bills - which considers how to combine complex acts -  six months after detectives raided his home in London.
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Rape investigations 'overwhelming burden' on Met Police - BBC News

Rape investigations 'overwhelming burden' on Met Police - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police and prosecutors need to change they way they handle rape complaints after a report says there is an "overwhelming burden" on officers.
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Police are improving domestic abuse action - Dunstable Today

Police are improving domestic abuse action - Dunstable Today | Policing news | Scoop.it
Bedfordshire Police has welcomed a report which acknowledges the progress made by the force in the way it deals with domestic abuse.
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Belmarsh prison officer guilty of being paid mole for reporter | NoOffence! CIC

Belmarsh prison officer guilty of being paid mole for reporter | NoOffence! CIC | Policing news | Scoop.it
Belmarsh prison officer guilty of being paid mole for reporter
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Brave rape survivor hits out over monster's rant from prison | NoOffence! CIC

Brave rape survivor hits out over monster's rant from prison | NoOffence! CIC | Policing news | Scoop.it
Brave rape survivor hits out over monster's rant from prison
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Man in charge of Coventry's police force hints at West Midlands mayor bid - Coventry Telegraph

Man in charge of Coventry's police force hints at West Midlands mayor bid - Coventry Telegraph | Policing news | Scoop.it
David Jamieson could be interested in overseeing any West Midlands combined authority.
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Man 'murders adopted son with scaffolding pole before trying to dump body in River Thames'

Man 'murders adopted son with scaffolding pole before trying to dump body in River Thames' | Policing news | Scoop.it
Retired firefighter murders son in row over custody of child and then spends night entertaining female police officer as they drink tea together, court hears
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Theresa May sidelined as Oliver Letwin picked to chair home affairs committee

Theresa May sidelined as Oliver Letwin picked to chair home affairs committee | Policing news | Scoop.it
Home secretary to chair one minor Whitehall committee out of 24 while allies of PM and chancellor take top posts Continue reading...
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Police are improving domestic abuse action - Luton Today

Police are improving domestic abuse action - Luton Today | Policing news | Scoop.it
Bedfordshire Police has welcomed a report which acknowledges the progress made by the force in the way it deals with domestic abuse.
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Learner driver, 84, accidentally runs over and kills wife as she checks brake lights

Learner driver, 84, accidentally runs over and kills wife as she checks brake lights | Policing news | Scoop.it
Pensioner mistakenly hits accelerator instead of brake as his 69-year-old wife stands behind him outside home in Outwell, Norfolk, inquest hears
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The Met 'spent £1 million' policing rallies led by Islamist hate preacher Anjem Choudary

The Met 'spent £1 million' policing rallies led by Islamist hate preacher Anjem Choudary | Policing news | Scoop.it
Scotland Yard has spent at least £1 million policing rallies led by Islamist hate preacher Anjem Choudary since last year, it was claimed today.
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Cleared police chief: 'I'm no bully' - BBC News

Cleared police chief: 'I'm no bully' - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Retiring Northumbria chief constable insists she is not "leaving under a cloud", months after being cleared of misconduct.
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Eight arrested in Oxford in child sexual exploitation dawn raids - BBC News

Eight arrested in Oxford in child sexual exploitation dawn raids - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Eight men are arrested in a dawn operation in Oxford on suspicion of offences related to child sexual exploitation.
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Police investigate 'racist attack' by football fans returning from West Ham match

Police are investigating after a London Underground passenger was subjected to an apparent racially-aggravated attack by possible football fans.

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Why your shifts could be making you stupid

Why your shifts could be making you stupid | Policing news | Scoop.it
Working an irregular shift pattern may be causing long-term damage to people’s memory and mental abilities, new research has shown.
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Paying for sex becomes a crime in NI as new law comes into effect | NoOffence! CIC

Paying for sex becomes a crime in NI as new law comes into effect | NoOffence! CIC | Policing news | Scoop.it
Paying for sex becomes a crime in NI as new law comes into effect
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Bedfordshire Chief Constable Collette Paul announces early retirement - BBC News

Bedfordshire Chief Constable Collette Paul announces early retirement - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
The chief constable of Bedfordshire announces she is to take early retirement after two years in the job.
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Man dies following incident in Tooting

Man dies following incident in Tooting | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man has died following an incident in Welham Road, SW17 on the afternoon of Monday, 1 June. Two other men who received injuries have been discharged from...
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Haroon Ahmed: Criminal has been arrested, police say

Haroon Ahmed: Criminal has been arrested, police say | Policing news | Scoop.it
A violent robber who escaped from a high-security prison run by the outsourcing giant Serco by walking out with his visitors has been re-arrested, police have said.
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Study: 94% of New Yorkers Targeted by "Broken Windows" Policing Are People of Color

Study: 94% of New Yorkers Targeted by "Broken Windows" Policing Are People of Color | Policing news | Scoop.it
A study found 94% of New Yorkers arrested under the NYPD's "broken windows" policy are people color. They are often arrested for false and arbitrary crimes.
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No place on the force for fat officers, Met chief warns

No place on the force for fat officers, Met chief warns | Policing news | Scoop.it
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe says the annual fitness tests are too easy and are failing to weed out overweight officers
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