Male Convicted Of Murder After Stabbing Stranger With A Hunting Knife After Row Over A Cigarette

A man who killed a stranger in Dulwich with a hunting knife after a row erupted over a cigarette has been convicted of murder. Jahmel Michael Riley, 24 (25.08.94) of Lordship Lane, Southwark, was found guilty of murder on Friday, 16th August after killing 39-year-old Dennis Anderson (16.04.79) of Lewisham, following a fight in an off-license in East Dulwich. On

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Two Arrested After Youths Terrorise Shoppers In Asda

Brighton and Hove Police have made two arrests in their investigation into antisocial behaviour involving several youths on bikes at a Brighton supermarket. The video of the youths riding around the supermarket, assaulting shoppers as they did so, caused outrage after it was viewed hundreds of thousands of times. Police responded to a report of threats made by youths at

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Royal Navy Diver Commended For Saving Fellow Sailors Life

A Royal Navy diver has been recognised for saving the life of a fellow sailor who nearly drowned in a swimming pool. AB (Diver) Euan Griffiths, serving in minehunter HMS Shoreham in Bahrain, was off-duty in the kingdom when the sailor from another navy was taken ill in the pool and lost consciousness. Euan, from Exmouth in Devon, pulled the

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BREAKING NEWS: Murder Investigation Launched After Police Officer Dies After Responding To A Burglary

A murder investigation has been launched after a Thames Valley Police officer has tragically died following an incident in Berkshire. Thames Valley Police confirmed the death of the officer following a serious incident which occurred at around 11.30pm last night (15/8) near to the A4, Bath Road, between Reading and Newbury. The incident happened at the crossroads of Ufton Lane

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WATCH: Firefighters Tackle Huge Blaze In Manor Park

The London Fire Brigade confirmed that ten fire engines and around 70 firefighters attended a fire at a tyre workshop on High Street North in Manor Park on Tuesday evening (13th August) The single-storey unit was entirely destroyed by the fire that raged for over an hour.  Several gas cylinders exploded due to the heat. Approximately 15 people were evacuated from neighbouring

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Met Police Confirms Second Officer Was Contaminated With Novichok Following Salisbury Attack

Detectives from the Counter-Terrorism Policing (CTP) network, who are investigating the Novichok attack in Salisbury, have confirmed that traces of the nerve agent have been found in a blood sample which was taken at the time from a second police officer. The officer from Wiltshire Police, who does not wish to be identified, was involved in the response to the

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British Airways Flight From London To Kuala Lumper Declares In-Flight Emergency

A British Airways flight bound for Kuala Lumper has declared an in-flight emergency (7700). When an aircraft transmits a transponder code of 7700, it allows other aircraft and air traffic control to give it priority over local traffic. It is not known what the nature of the emergency is, as squawking 7700 can, for example, relate to a medical emergency

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UPDATE: PC Gareth Phillips Could Remain In Hospital For ‘Several Months’ After Being Run Over By Alleged Car Thief

PC Gareth Phillips, the brave West Midlands Police officer who was mowed down by a cowardly suspected car thief, remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition. The officer is currently in intensive care, having had several operations as a result of his injuries. It’s alleged that Mubashar Hussain, 29 and of no fixed address, hijacked a police car

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Deputy Chief Constable Releases Statement After Two Officers Seriously Injured

Merseyside Police has confirmed that two of its officers were admitted to hospital yesterday (Tuesday 13 August) following two separate incidents. At around 7.20pm, a 31-year-old man of no fixed abode was arrested on suspicion of assault in Liverpool City Centre and taken to Wirral Custody Suite in Birkenhead. Whilst there, he assaulted a desk officer, before eventually being restrained

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100 Years Behind Bars Who Gang Who Carried Out Armed Robbery In A Sutton Pub

Dangerous members of an organised crime group have been jailed for a total of more than 100 years after carrying out an armed robbery at a pub in Sutton. The following gang members were convicted of conspiracy to commit robbery following a five-week trial at Kingston Crown Court. They were sentenced at the same court on Tuesday, 13th August: Top

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