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London police seize large haul of firearms

Apr 20 2014 09:40 AM | devil in Latest News Articles

Assault rifles, sawn-off shotguns and an Uzi sub-machine gun among weapons in one of largest finds ever recorded in London

Source: The Guardian
Source URL: http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2014/apr/17/london-police-seize-firearms
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Mark Duggan was a gangster not an innocent choi...

Jan 10 2014 10:20 PM | devil in Latest News Articles

ON THE drugs-ravaged streets of our inner cities the gangsters live by the law - the law of the jungle, that is. Kill or be killed, for he who shoots first lives longest.

Source: Express - Chris Roycroft-Davis
Source URL: http://www.express.co.uk/comment/expresscomment/453039/Mark-Duggan-was-a-gangster-not-an-innocent-choirboy
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PC Ian Dibell posthumously awarded!

Dec 15 2013 11:28 AM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

PC Ian Dibell posthumously awarded George Medal for gallantry

Source: Crime And Justice
Source URL: http://crimeandjustice.co.uk/2013/12/12/pc-ian-dibell-posthumously-awarded-george-medal-for-gallantry/
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Glasgow helicopter crash:

Dec 03 2013 03:57 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

Glasgow helicopter crash: Clutha bar tragedy victims

Source: BBC
Source URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-25174428
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Police commission: Neighbourhood policing under...

Nov 24 2013 11:06 AM | devil in Latest News Articles

Neighbourhood policing is under threat in England and Wales as police "retreat to a discredited reactive approach", a report is to say.

Source: BBC News
Source URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25071624
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Family pay tribute to police officer killed by car

Sep 24 2013 12:58 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

The family of a police officer killed when he was hit by a car in south London have described how his death has left a huge void in their lives.

Source: Daily Telegraph
Source URL: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/10330501/Family-pay-tribute-to-police-officer-killed-by-car.html
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Scotland Yard to 'downgrade' police entry tests

Sep 17 2013 11:30 AM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

SCOTLAND Yard wants to downgrade the importance of written English tests at police recruitment centres to make it easier for candidates from ethnic minorities to join the Met.

Source: Daily Express
Source URL: http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/429623/EXCLUSIVE-Scotland-Yard-to-downgrade-police-entry-tests-to-allow-for-ethnic-minorities?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+daily-express-uk-news+(Daily+Express+%3A%3A+UK+Feed
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Police introduce new body cameras

Sep 01 2013 11:02 AM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

New body cameras

Source: BBC
Source URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23776839
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Fracking Protests Have Cost Police £750,000

Aug 18 2013 10:28 AM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

Anti-fracking activists will continue to demonstrate at a camp in West Sussex as the cost of policing the operation is revealed.

Source: Sky News
Source URL: http://news.sky.com/story/1129730/fracking-protests-have-cost-police-750000
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Longest-Serving Police Officer Retires

Aug 07 2013 01:22 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

PC Mick Mountain steps down from the oldest police force in the country after a career that has lasted almost 50 years.

Source: Sky News
Source URL: http://news.sky.com/story/1125516/britains-longest-serving-police-officer-retires
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Mark Duggan police shooting:

Aug 02 2013 07:56 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

Mark Duggan police shooting: IPCC inquiry finds no evidence of criminality
Shooter declined to answer questions orally, instead submitting written answers later

Source: The Guardian
Source URL: http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2013/aug/02/mark-duggan-shooting-inquiry-evidence
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Heroic’ PC praised

Jul 30 2013 01:41 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

‘Heroic’ PC praised after Arbroath blaze tragedy

Source: Eveningtelegraph
Source URL: http://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/news/local/heroic-pc-praised-after-arbroath-blaze-tragedy-1.115932
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PC Chris Findley death: R.I.P.

Jul 26 2013 07:40 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

A teenager who killed an off-duty police officer has been sentenced to three-and-a-half years in a young offenders institution.

Source: BBC
Source URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-23450760
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PC Keith Blakelock:

Jul 24 2013 09:41 AM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

PC Keith Blakelock: man charged with murder at Broadwater Farm riots
Nicholas Jacobs will stand trial for murder of police officer hacked to death during unrest in north London in 1985

Source: The Guardian
Source URL: http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk-news/2013/jul/23/keith-blakelock-murder-broadwater-farm?
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EDL Marches Costing Taxpayers £10m

Jul 19 2013 03:55 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

EDL Marches Costing Taxpayers £10m In Police Patrolling Costs

Source: Huffington Post.
Source URL: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2013/07/19/edl-cost_n_3622366.html?
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'Serious Drag' On Morale

Jul 07 2013 10:11 AM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

A string of scandals and budget cuts have left police morale and public confidence at an "all time low", says the Police Minister.

Source: Sky News
Source URL: http://news.sky.com/story/1112504/police-facing-serious-drag-on-morale
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Stop and search:

Jul 02 2013 01:38 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

The public will be consulted on changing how police in England and Wales use stop-and-search powers, the home secretary has announced.

Source: BBC
Source URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23140505
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Fire and rescue services in England should merge

Jul 02 2013 12:29 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

Fire services could slash costs by sharing stations with police and ambulance crews, says former chief adviser

Source: The Guardian
Source URL: http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2013/may/17/fire-service-england-transforming-report
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'Cut police pensions'

Jul 01 2013 09:22 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

Police officers who commit serious misconduct should have their pensions docked, a group of MPs has said.

Source: BBC
Source URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23120455
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Nurses on police patrols

Jun 27 2013 11:54 AM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

Nurses on police patrols to deal with mental health cases

Source: BBC
Source URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-23074602
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Lincolnshire Through G4S deal

Jun 25 2013 11:50 AM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

Lincolnshire Police Service has estimated that it will reduce its policing costs by 18 per cent as a result of outsourcing support services to G4S.

Source: .supplymanagement.com
Source URL: http://www.supplymanagement.com/news/2013/lincolnshire-anticipates-greater-police-savings-through-g4s-deal/?
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#WMPLive - a UK policing first

Jun 25 2013 09:56 AM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

FIVE of West Midlands Police’s most dynamic departments will come together during a live online ‘hangout’ in a UK policing first that promises to give viewers a real-time insight into the work of critical force units.

Source: West Midlands Police
Source URL: http://www.west-midlands.police.uk/latest-news/press-release.asp?id=4833
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15 attacks on cops each day

Jun 21 2013 08:27 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

Shock levels of violence against Scots police

Source: The Sun
Source URL: http://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/scotsol/homepage/news/4978374/15-attacks-on-cops-each-day-Shock-levels-of-violence-against-Scots-police.html
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PM explains 'relatively honest police' remark

Jun 16 2013 01:50 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

David Cameron has sought to explain a comment in which he implied that UK policing was "relatively" honest.

Source: BBC
Source URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-22926440
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Dale Cregan murders:

Jun 13 2013 01:01 PM | kenworthy in Latest News Articles

Dale Cregan murders: Routine 999 call ended in officers' slaying

Source: BBC
Source URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-22594211
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