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Masked thugs who burgled home of dying OAP returned posing as police and robbed him at knifepoint

Masked thugs who burgled home of dying OAP returned posing as police and robbed him at knifepoint | Policing news | Scoop.it
TWO masked men who burgled the home of a pensioner dying from cancer conned their way back in by pretending to be the police and robbed him at knifepoint.Denis Nicolini's first-floor flat in...
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Are Scotland Yard Officers Being Arrested Just for Complaining About Racism?

Are Scotland Yard Officers Being Arrested Just for Complaining About Racism? | Policing news | Scoop.it
While remembering both officers came from different units, this rings alarm bells of a possible more wide-spread culture where attempts are made to falsely discredit, alienate and drive out officers who dare to criticise - even if they were right to ...
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Cybercrime could become more lucrative than drugs, police chief warns - Telegraph

Cybercrime could become more lucrative than drugs, police chief warns - Telegraph | Policing news | Scoop.it
Adrian Leppard, the Commissioner of the City of London Police, says at least a quarter of organised criminals in Britain are now involved in online fraud
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The small and surprisingly dangerous detail the police track about you

The small and surprisingly dangerous detail the police track about you | Policing news | Scoop.it
A very unsexy-sounding piece of technology could mean that the police know where you go, with whom, and when: the automatic license plate reader.
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List of terrorist incidents in Great Britain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

List of terrorist incidents in Great Britain

The following is a list of terrorist incidents in Great Britain, including incidents where people were arrested under the terrorist laws and later released without charge, but excluding events in Northern Ireland - a part of the United Kingdom. 1971, 12 January: Two bombs exploded at the house of government minister Robert Carr.

@Met2Moz @obbsie @Alanw47 @J_amesp http://t.co/VtI7dfosAL and when it went wrong this was the result and they are not all on the list.
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Mae Canlyniadaui Doriadau - Cuts Have Consequences

Mae Canlyniadaui Doriadau - Cuts Have Consequences | Policing news | Scoop.it
RT @NWalesPoliceFed: “Your police service is on the precipice of being destroyed” http://t.co/Z0ot3uIKCm #MaeCanlyniadauiDoriadau
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Police forces to form Strategic Partnership - Pocklington Post

Police forces to form Strategic Partnership - Pocklington Post | Policing news | Scoop.it
The Humberside and South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioners and Chief Constables have met to discuss plans to develop their existing collaboration in a bid to meet the financial challenges for both forces.
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Devon and Cornwall Police fail to reach 999 calls in target time

Devon and Cornwall Police fail to reach 999 calls in target time | Policing news | Scoop.it
Devon and Cornwall Police are failing to reach more than a quarter of 999 calls within their target time, according to figures obtained by the BBC.
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Forum to Address Policing and Funding | West Midlands News

Forum to address policing and funding. Grant funding, HS2, childrens centres and a new charity... http://t.co/DJmt9voAdE
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Northern Ireland police win latest round in battle to hear Boston College tapes

Northern Ireland police win latest round in battle to hear Boston College tapes | Policing news | Scoop.it
Court of appeal rejects request from Winston ‘Winkie’ Rea to prevent PSNI from listening to his testimony of life inside loyalist terror group during the Troubles The Police Service of Northern Ireland has won the latest round in its legal battle...
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Gary Glitter jailed for 16 years but told he was lucky he did not get longer

Gary Glitter jailed for 16 years but told he was lucky he did not get longer | Policing news | Scoop.it
Paedophile and former glam rock singer Gary Glitter - real name Paul Gadd - sentenced after being found guilty of string of child sex offences dating back to 1970s
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MI5's battle to identify radicalised Britons likely to turn to terrorism

MI5's battle to identify radicalised Britons likely to turn to terrorism | Policing news | Scoop.it
The security services have identified 3,000 potential Islamist extremists in the UK, but how can they be sure who are the dangerous ‘critical few’?
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London's poorest boroughs once again prepare to make the biggest cuts

London's poorest boroughs once again prepare to make the biggest cuts | Policing news | Scoop.it
However they are measured, government cuts in local authority budgets are hitting the capital’s most disadvantaged areas hardest
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UK Pegida rally met with counter-protests in Newcastle

UK Pegida rally met with counter-protests in Newcastle | Policing news | Scoop.it
Five people have been arrested at an anti-Islam protest rally in Newcastle.
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'Police hands tied' in terror fight

'Police hands tied' in terror fight | Policing news | Scoop.it
Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper has suggested that police officers need greater powers to help in the fight against extremism.
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91-year-old 'gutted' after thieves stole two mobility scooters from retirement home

91-year-old 'gutted' after thieves stole two mobility scooters from retirement home | Policing news | Scoop.it
POLICE are hunting thieves who sneaked into a retirement complex and fled with two mobility scooters. The two thieves managed to get inside Waveney Court, in Clayton, after following an elderly...
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#Cuts – Here Are Some Of The Real #Consequences

#Cuts – Here Are Some Of The Real #Consequences | Policing news | Scoop.it
I was minding my own business, enjoying the solitude of Mrs Angry being on babysitting duties somewhere in the frozen north, and I became disturbed by some of the facts, figures and anecdotes I was reading.
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Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder of police officer

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder of police officer | Policing news | Scoop.it
An officer in his 30s was stabbed in the head and shoulder after responding to a domestic incident in London
A 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a police officer was stabbed in the head.
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Fears for Hartlepool policing when helicopter is lost - Hartlepool Mail

Fears for Hartlepool policing when helicopter is lost - Hartlepool Mail | Policing news | Scoop.it
HARTLEPOOL Borough Council is seeking a reassurance that the closure of the police helicopter unit will not affect policing of the town.
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Policing the police: Officer left red-faced after returning to his patrol van ... - Mirror.co.uk

Policing the police: Officer left red-faced after returning to his patrol van ... - Mirror.co.uk | Policing news | Scoop.it
The officer was ticketed in a town centre car park in Llandovery, Wales, and was captured on camera by amused motorists
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New deputy chief constable for Humberside Police

New deputy chief constable for Humberside Police | Policing news | Scoop.it
Humberside Police have appointed a new deputy chief constable.
Garry Forsyth, currently of assistant chief constable at West Midlands Police is set to join the force this summer.
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Drink-driver banned after being caught 1mg over limit

Drink-driver banned after being caught 1mg over limit | Policing news | Scoop.it
Student Jordan Richmond caught just one milligramme over drink-drive limit of 80mg in 100ml of blood after two-thirds of pint in Watnall, Nottinghamshire
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Judge dismisses case after Muslim swears oath on Bible

Judge dismisses case after Muslim swears oath on Bible | Policing news | Scoop.it
Judge regrets stopping trial because Muslim man gave evidence having sworn on the Bible instead of the Koran
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If MI5 sticks to outdated tactics, Emwazi won’t be the last British security failure

If MI5 sticks to outdated tactics, Emwazi won’t be the last British security failure | Policing news | Scoop.it
The strategy of allowing known terrorists to remain free on the streets lets them carry out evil deeds, recruit conspirators – and slip through the net Continue reading...
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