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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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Police and crime commissioner's bid to avoid cuts to the thin blue line - Boston Standard

Police and crime commissioner's bid to avoid cuts to the thin blue line - Boston Standard | Policing news | Scoop.it
It is the halfway point in Alan Hardwick’s four-year term as Lincolnshire Police and Crime Commissioner.
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Plebgate police officer emerges from libel trial vindicated and magnanimous

Plebgate police officer emerges from libel trial vindicated and magnanimous | Policing news | Scoop.it
PC Toby Rowland expressed regret that the whole affair had to come to court and sympathy for Andrew Mitchell’s familyThe police officer vindicated in the Plebgate libel trial said his two-year ordeal had been “the very worst of times”.
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John Allen trial: Children's homes boss found guilty on seven more counts of sexual abuse

John Allen trial: Children's homes boss found guilty on seven more counts of sexual abuse | Policing news | Scoop.it
A former children’s homes boss could die in prison after he has been found guilty of a further seven charges of sexually abusing youngsters in north Wales over a period of four decades.
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Plebgate: a timeline of the key events

Plebgate: a timeline of the key events | Policing news | Scoop.it
From the incident on 19 September to ruling against Andrew Mitchell at the libel trial, we look back at the key momentsMitchell cycles up to the Downing Street gate on his bike and is told he must dismount.
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Lithuanian builder arrested in Surrey double murder probe

Lithuanian builder arrested in Surrey double murder probe | Policing news | Scoop.it
Surrey Police had been urgently searching for Viktoras Bruzas, 38, after Patrick, 55, and Gillian Kettyle, 54, were discovered stabbed to death in their home in Fetcham, Surrey
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Bedfordshire officer cuts risk effective policing, says HMIC - BBC News

Bedfordshire officer cuts risk effective policing, says HMIC - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Cuts to police numbers in Bedfordshire are putting at risk its ability to provide effective policing, the HMIC warns
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Man arrested over alleged hate crime of two blind people in Huddersfield

Man arrested over alleged hate crime of two blind people in Huddersfield | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of public order offence
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Plebgate: Andrew Mitchell did call policemen 'plebs,' judge rules

Plebgate: Andrew Mitchell did call policemen 'plebs,' judge rules | Policing news | Scoop.it
Former Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell 'bitterly disappointed' after losing libel case against News Group Newspapers and ordered to pay interim £300,000 as total costs estimated at £3million
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Andrew Mitchell counts cost of campaign to clear his name

Andrew Mitchell counts cost of campaign to clear his name | Policing news | Scoop.it
Former government chief whip faces legal bill running into millions of pounds after losing Plebgate libel case at high courtLooking crestfallen, Andrew Mitchell stood on the steps of the high court and signalled that he would be ending his campaign...
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British brothers jailed for training at terrorist camp in Syria

British brothers jailed for training at terrorist camp in Syria | Policing news | Scoop.it
Two jihadist brothers have become the first Britons to be jailed for going to Syria to attend a terrorist training camp.
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Police Federation response to HMIC's first annual all-force inspections on police effectiveness, efficiency and legitimacy (PEEL)

Police Federation response to HMIC's first annual all-force inspections on police effectiveness, efficiency and legitimacy (PEEL) | Policing news | Scoop.it
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Plebgate: Let's try not to enjoy Andrew Mitchell's downfall too much

Plebgate: Let's try not to enjoy Andrew Mitchell's downfall too much | Policing news | Scoop.it
It would take a heart of stone not to laugh at Andrew Mitchell's political disaster. But James Kirkup says we should not revel in his fate
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Police should tackle #crime not deal with overwhelming scrutiny says @GwentPCC

Police should tackle #crime not deal with overwhelming scrutiny says @GwentPCC | Policing news | Scoop.it
Ian Johnston complains of overwhelming burden of scrutiny diverting police away from crime after the latest report by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary
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Bristol sex gang: The horrifying ordeals of the brave 13-year-old who came forward

Bristol sex gang: The horrifying ordeals of the brave 13-year-old who came forward | Policing news | Scoop.it
One of the Somali gang’s victims was 13 when she was raped four times by three men in one evening – first at a flat in Barton Hill before being driven to a city centre Premier Inn where she was raped three more times.
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Police had 'no evidence' to corral animal protesters, IPCC finds - BBC News

Police had 'no evidence' to corral animal protesters, IPCC finds - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police acted without sufficient evidence when they restricted protests against live animal exports at Ramsgate, a watchdog finds.
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Police report criticises number of unsolved crimes

Police report criticises number of unsolved crimes | Policing news | Scoop.it
Report finds under pressure police officers lacking skills to detect crimes, but says forces do well on preventing crimeVictims of crime are being let down by under pressure police officers, with forces botching investigations while doing well on...
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Plebgate: Timeline of the Andrew Mitchell saga

Plebgate: Timeline of the Andrew Mitchell saga | Policing news | Scoop.it
From the brief clash in Downing Street two years ago, to a High Court libel battle. How the Andrew Mitchell plebgate affair unfolded
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Terror police arrest man at Heathrow

Terror police arrest man at Heathrow | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 19-year-old man is arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism, police say.
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Judge rules Andrew Mitchell probably did use ‘politically toxic’ word pleb

Judge rules Andrew Mitchell probably did use ‘politically toxic’ word pleb | Policing news | Scoop.it
Former Conservative chief whip loses Plebgate libel case over his altercation with Downing Street police officers • Andrew Mitchell loses libel case – liveFormer chief whip Andrew Mitchell has been ordered to pay £300,000 in costs after he lost his...
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Rise in homophobic attacks in London, Greater Manchester, South Wales and Northern Ireland, say police

Rise in homophobic attacks in London, Greater Manchester, South Wales and Northern Ireland, say police | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police forces across the UK have reported a rise in the number of homophobic crimes this year – with the biggest increases in London, Greater Manchester, South Wales, and Northern Ireland.
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'Britain's FBI' probes corrupt use of UK shell companies in £13bn laundering scam

'Britain's FBI' probes corrupt use of UK shell companies in £13bn laundering scam | Policing news | Scoop.it
The National Crime Agency – dubbed Britain’s version of the FBI – has begun an inquiry into the UK end of a $20bn (£13bn) money-laundering scam revealed by The Independent involving some 19 British shell companies.
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Policing the crimes of today with the methods of yesterday

Policing the crimes of today with the methods of yesterday | Policing news | Scoop.it
RT @HMICgov: HMCIC Tom Winsor has today published his annual assessment of policing in England and Wales for 2013/14: http://t.co/Ut92BFOane
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