Tag: UK police


UK: Police Letting Suspects Go And ‘Hoping For The Best’

Police are “letting [suspects] off with a warning and hoping for the best” because they can’t cope with the scale of the crime problem, a senior officer has warned. Since 2010, the number of custody cells has dropped by as

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 24: Police officers patrol Whitehall on March 24, 2017 in London, England. A fourth person has died after Khalid Masood drove a car into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge before going on to fatally stab PC Keith Palmer on March 22. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

Police Arrest Woman Under UK secrets Act

LONDON (AP) — London police say they’ve arrested a 65-year old woman contracted to work for a government department for violating the Official Secrets Act.

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Police Raise Grenfell Tower Fire Death Toll to 80

LONDON (AP) — The number of people killed or presumed dead in the London high-rise fire has inched up to 80, but the final death toll may not be known for months, British police said at a grim briefing Wednesday.

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Police ‘Clarify’ Unite Against Hate March Was NOT ‘EDL Rally’, No Apology

After an apparent effort to discredit Sunday’s Unite Against Hate march, which resulted in the mainstream media claiming it was an English Defence League (EDL) event, Greater Manchester Police have clarified the “misunderstanding” after a number of their officers were caught out calling it an “EDL rally”.