Tag: Crime

Police officers stand guard at the scene of a shooting at Claremont Road in the Moss Side neighbourhood of Manchester, on August 12, 2018. - Ten people were taken to hospital on August 12, 2018 after shots were fired in Manchester in northern England, police said. (Photo by Oli SCARFF …

Police ‘Too Busy With Online Spats for Serious Crime’

UK Police are too busy responding to trivial social media spats to tackle serious crime, the new head of the Police Federation has said, after years of forces encouraging “hate crime” reports for offensive comments.

London

Khan’s London: 133 Arrests on Carnival Opening Day

More than 130 people were arrested on the opening day of the London Notting Hill carnival, police said, reporting that knife-wielding thugs, drug dealers, and sex attackers had descended on its traditionally peaceful ‘family day’.

Tower Hamlets

Men Arrested After Two Women Stabbed in East London

A suspect was arrested Monday morning after a woman in her sixties was stabbed as she walked past a children’s playground and a woman in her fifties was stabbed, in two incidents in East London.

Street hawkers demonstrate on May 5, 2017 in central Rome to protest against the death of Senegalese Nian Maguette, 54, yesterday, while fleeing from police. Street hawkers said Maguette was knocked over by a traffic cop in civvies, a claim the police denied - while there were other reports he …

Nearly One in Three Crimes In Italy Committed By Foreigners

Italian figures show a substantial rise in the number of crimes committed by foreigners, who now account for 31.9 percent of criminal suspects despite only making up eight percent of the general population.