Gruesome Halloween display prompts multiple police visits

Gruesome Halloween display showing a man ‘killed by a chainsaw’, a wheelbarrow full of severed limbs and a body bag dumped on a blood-soaked yard prompts multiple police visits Artist Steven Novak created the gruesome crime scene using fake blood The masterpiece features a man killed by a chainsaw and a ‘body bag’  Display has prompted … Read more Gruesome Halloween display prompts multiple police visits

BLM protests: Mother of black man who died in chase MACED by police

A second night of looting broke out in Philadelphia Tuesday amid protests there, in Washington DC and in New York City over the deaths of two black men.    Walter Wallace, 27, was killed Monday when Philadelphia police officers fired at him. His family had called for an ambulance to get him help with a mental health … Read more BLM protests: Mother of black man who died in chase MACED by police

Philadelphia protesters attack DC police station as stores looted

Protests over the deaths of two black men in Washington DC  and Philadelphia turned violent Tuesday with stores looted and tear gas deployed.  Karon Hylton, 20, died Monday while being chased on his scooter by police in the nation’s capital. Walter Wallace was killed Monday when Philadelphia police officers fired at him. Chief Police Inspector Frank Vanore … Read more Philadelphia protesters attack DC police station as stores looted

Police commissioner says officers WILL break up Christmas dinners if families flout lockdown rules

Police chiefs have warned that Christmas family celebrations will be broken up by officers if they flout lockdown rules. David Jamieson, the West Midlands police and crime commissioner, said officers will investigate reports of rule-breaking over the festive period. The West Midlands are currently under Tier 2 restrictions, meaning people cannot mix with any other … Read more Police commissioner says officers WILL break up Christmas dinners if families flout lockdown rules

Essex lorry deaths: Suffocating Vietnamese migrants shouted for help

There were calls of ‘open up, open up’ as 39 Vietnamese people struggled to breathe inside a sealed container bound for Britain, a court has heard. On October 23 last year, the men, women and children, aged 15 to 44, were found dead in the trailer after it was transported from Zeebrugge in Belgium to … Read more Essex lorry deaths: Suffocating Vietnamese migrants shouted for help

Romanian female shoplifting gang stole £6,000 of perfume in nationwide spree

A gang of four female Romanian shoplifters have walked free after stealing more than £6,000 of perfume in a nationwide four-month crime spree.  The Birmingham-based quartet targeted busy shopping centres across the country, discreetly swiping luxury products such as Chanel, before being foiled.  All eventually pleaded guilty charges of theft and were handed community orders … Read more Romanian female shoplifting gang stole £6,000 of perfume in nationwide spree

Romanian female shoplifting gang stole £4,000 of perfume

A gang of four female Romanian shoplifters have walked free after stealing more than £4,000 of perfume under the orders of crime bosses. The young Birmingham-based quartet targeted busy shopping centres across the country, discreetly swiping luxury products such as Chanel, before being foiled.  All eventually pleaded guilty charges of theft and were handed community … Read more Romanian female shoplifting gang stole £4,000 of perfume

Thieves steal bulldog puppies worth £5,000 each and blind owners with ‘ammonia’ spray in home raid 

Hooded thieves steal three pedigree bulldog puppies worth £5,000 each and blind owners with ‘ammonia’ spray in terrifying home raid Sally Knight-Buxton from Basildon says incident left her three children petrified Thieves burst in on Friday and sprayed the 34-year-old with a noxious substance They threw her 62-year-old mother to the floor and made off … Read more Thieves steal bulldog puppies worth £5,000 each and blind owners with ‘ammonia’ spray in home raid 

Priti Patel ‘wants to increase counter-espionage powers’ of ‘Britain’s FBI’

Priti Patel ‘wants to increase counter-espionage powers’ of ‘Britain’s FBI’ to tackle threat of Russian and Chinese spies in Britain Priti Patel wants to give National Crime Agency greater powers to tackle spying Thousands of spies from the likes of Russia and China are thought to be in Britain Home Office insists no formal decision … Read more Priti Patel ‘wants to increase counter-espionage powers’ of ‘Britain’s FBI’

Heroin, cocaine and cannabis users will be EXEMPT from prosecution

Heroin, cocaine and cannabis users will be EXEMPT from prosecution for repeated offences under new police scheme David Jamieson is investing £60,000 in a scheme to tackle drug re-offending  The West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner has authorised the scheme Low level drug offenders will be offered education rather than criminal sanction  Drugs crimes in … Read more Heroin, cocaine and cannabis users will be EXEMPT from prosecution