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Couple found dead on Norfolk river bank may have died in suicide pact

Couple found dead on Norfolk river bank may have died in suicide pact | Policing news | Scoop.it
A couple found dead on a mud bank in a Norfolk estuary may have taken their own lives in a suicide pact.
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Muslim Rape Gang Leader Loses Appeal Claiming All-White Jury Part of Anti-Islam Plot

Muslim Rape Gang Leader Loses Appeal Claiming All-White Jury Part of Anti-Islam Plot | Policing news | Scoop.it
A Muslim rape gang leader has lost a bid to have his convictions overturned after arguing that jury members were part of an anti-Muslim plot.
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Number of drunk drivers involved in accidents rises for first time in a decade

Number of drunk drivers involved in accidents rises for first time in a decade | Policing news | Scoop.it
The number of drunk drivers involved in accidents has risen for the first time in a decade, as motorists think they can avoid getting caught because there are fewer police visible on the road, says the AA.
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Police body cameras lead to 90pc drop in public complaints against officers, study finds

Police body cameras lead to 90pc drop in public complaints against officers, study finds | Policing news | Scoop.it
An increase in the use of body cameras by police has led to a huge drop in complaints made against officers, research shows.
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Boy, 11, 'takes his own life' three weeks after starting secondary school amid bullying claims

Boy, 11, 'takes his own life' three weeks after starting secondary school amid bullying claims | Policing news | Scoop.it
An 11-year-old boy has died amid claims from a local MP that he might have been bullied and taken his own life in his bedroom.
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Met Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe to retire early

Met Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe to retire early | Policing news | Scoop.it
Britain's most senior police officer is to retire seven months before the end of his contract. The dramatic announcement of Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe'
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Child sex abuse probe not working, survivors warn after senior lawy...

Child sex abuse probe not working, survivors warn after senior lawy... | Policing news | Scoop.it
The national probe into child sex abuse will not work in its current form, a key group representing victims and survivors has warned. The Inquiry into Chil
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Leader of Rochdale child rape gang loses human rights bid

Leader of Rochdale child rape gang loses human rights bid | Policing news | Scoop.it
Shabir Ahmed, 63, the leader of an Asian grooming gang that preyed on girls as young as 13 in Rochdale and Bolton, has lost a human rights fight to overturn his conviction.
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Cyclist saved by hero police officer after smashing into parked car

Cyclist saved by hero police officer after smashing into parked car | Policing news | Scoop.it
A policeman protecting the US ambassador was today praised for helping to save the life of a newlywed cyclist who crashed into a parked car in Regent’s Park. The officer from the Met’s diplomatic protection squad was the first on scene when the 30-year-old man, who was on a training ride with his brother, collided with the black Volkswagen Golf about 7.50am last Thursday [22].
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Dashcam films moment hero policeman saves unconscious driver

Dashcam films moment hero policeman saves unconscious driver | Policing news | Scoop.it
A police dashcam filmed the dramatic moment a heroic police officer skillfully stopped an unconscious driver on a motorway.
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Barman dies in crash on same road as his parents who died 19 years ago

Barman dies in crash on same road as his parents who died 19 years ago | Policing news | Scoop.it
Dean Dewhurst (pictured), and his two brothers both survived as their mother and father, Julie and Phillip were killed in a head-on collision on the A59 near Clitheroe, Lancashire.
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Child sex abuse inquiry lawyer 'threatens to quit in row with new chairwoman' in fresh setback

Child sex abuse inquiry lawyer 'threatens to quit in row with new chairwoman' in fresh setback | Policing news | Scoop.it
The most senior lawyer at the national inquiry into child sexual abuse is reportedly considering resigning in a dispute with the new chairwoman.
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People who spit at police officers can face 14 YEARS behind bars

People who spit at police officers can face 14 YEARS behind bars | Policing news | Scoop.it
People who spit at police officers, deliberately or accidentally in NSW can face up to 14 years in jail and subjected to mandatory testing in hopes of stopping the 'filthy form of assault'.
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Girl, 13, in white van snatch attempt day after Oxford schoolgirl raped

Girl, 13, in white van snatch attempt day after Oxford schoolgirl raped | Policing news | Scoop.it
A TEENAGE girl was approached on her way to school as two men attempted to bundle her into their white van.
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Lawyer, 54, stabbed his wife then beat her with ornamental cat

Lawyer, 54, stabbed his wife then beat her with ornamental cat | Policing news | Scoop.it
Iain Farrimond (pictured) had enjoyed a 'good career' but has now been jailed for six years for attacking his wife in their bedroom after a bout of work-related depression.
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Seven injured as car crashes into a group of pedestrians in Kent

Seven injured as car crashes into a group of pedestrians in Kent | Policing news | Scoop.it
Seven people have been injured after a car careered into a group of pedestrians in Kent.
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Man and woman arrested on suspicion of murder over death of baby found 'unresponsive' on London bus

Man and woman arrested on suspicion of murder over death of baby found 'unresponsive' on London bus | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a baby was found unresponsive on a London bus.
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Police chief suspended over Hillsborough to challenge commissioner ...

Police chief suspended over Hillsborough to challenge commissioner ... | Policing news | Scoop.it
South Yorkshire chief constable David Crompton has responded to his forced removal by his police and crime commissioner (PCC) by saying he will challeng
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Teenage girl snatched as she walked to school and 'sexually assaulted'

Teenage girl snatched as she walked to school and 'sexually assaulted' | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police combed the area (pictured) near where a teenager was found knocking on doors nearly four hours after being snatched and driven away by two men in a silver car in Oxford on Wednesday.
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Euro judges order police to 'protect' gangsters

Euro judges order police to 'protect' gangsters | Policing news | Scoop.it
The European Court of Human Rights has decided that not passing on intelligence that another gangster wants to hurt them infringes their right to life meaning police are having to inform them.
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The latest costly frivolity to be wound down? Domestic violence services | Frances Ryan

The latest costly frivolity to be wound down? Domestic violence services | Frances Ryan | Policing news | Scoop.it
Charities such Equation in Nottingham are fighting for survival as funding dies up. Their struggle shows how this government really views them
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Man arrested after two bodies found in Cardiff centre

Man arrested after two bodies found in Cardiff centre | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man and a woman were stabbed on a busy Cardiff shopping street this morning as a 20-year-old was arrested over the double killing.
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Police hunt for five after 'men in ski masks tried to abduct boy, 11'

Police hunt for five after 'men in ski masks tried to abduct boy, 11' | Policing news | Scoop.it
The boy was followed by two men on foot and three others wearing ski masks in the black van, who allegedly tried to grab the boy and pull him inside at around 7.45am in Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire.
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Man arrested after two found dead in suspected double stabbing outside city centre

Man arrested after two found dead in suspected double stabbing outside city centre | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 20-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested after two people were found dead in a suspected double stabbing outside a city shopping centre.
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Horrific video shows schoolgirl bully beating up 13-year-old girl

Horrific video shows schoolgirl bully beating up 13-year-old girl | Policing news | Scoop.it
The attack on the girl - known only as Demmi - took place near Landau Forte Academy in Tamworth, Staffordshire, and police have confirmed they are investigating the violent assault.
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