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Terror Suspect Recalled To Prison After Being Suspected Of Breaching His Licence Conditions

A 34-year-old convicted terrorist has been recalled to prison due to a suspected breach of his licence conditions.  West Midlands Police first arrested the male on Friday 30th November in the wake of the London Bridge terror attack, after officers from the West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit carried out a search warrant at the males home address.  The search warrant

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London Bridge Suspect Had Been Sentenced To 16-Years In Prison In 2013 For Terror-Related Offences

More details have emerged regarding the individual who was shot dead by the police during yesterday’s terror-related incident near London Bridge during which two people were murdered and several more were injured.  The Met Police has also released a statement regarding their investigation thus far.  Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu said: “The investigation into the attack near London Bridge continues at

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Northern Ireland Ambulance Service Unison Members Plan 24 Hour Overtime Ban

The Northern Ireland Ambulance Service (NIAS) has confirmed that UNISON members are planning a day of industrial action on Saturday 30th November. A spokesperson for NIAS said: ‘NIAS has received notification from UNISON of their intention to take industrial action, short of a strike, on Saturday 30th November 2019 for 24 hours, commencing at 07:00. ‘The action will consist of

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London Bridge Incident: What We Know So Far

The Metropolitan Police were called at 1:58 pm to reports of a stabbing at premises near to London Bridge.  Emergency services attended the scene within minutes of the call, including officers from the Met and the City of London Police Reports are that so far one man has been detained by police.  Emergency Services News has seen one image –

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EXCLUSIVE: East of England Ambulance Service Launches Investigation Into Allegations Of ‘Bullying And Harassment’ Within The Trust

Emergency Services News has learnt that the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) has launched an internal investigation into allegations of bullying and harassment within the Trust.  Over the last two weeks, Emergency Services News has heard from over 15 employees within EEAST who have claimed that either they or their colleagues have experienced bullying in some form

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Male Who Assaulted Six Police Officers And One Paramedic Is Sentenced To 16 Weeks Behind Bars

Male Who Assaulted Six Police Officers And One Paramedic Is Sentenced To 16 Weeks Behind Bars A man who pleaded guilty to assaulting seven emergency workers in Stevenage was sentenced on Tuesday (26 November) to 16 weeks in prison and ordered to pay £122 in victim surcharge. Danny Armstrong, aged 28, of Eynesbury, Cambridgeshire, was charged with seven counts of

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‘Dumbass! You Are Fully Blocking My Driveway’ | Insulting Note Left For Ambulance Crew

At a time when ambulance crews around the country are working 14-hours shifts, often without a break, the last thing they need is a member of the public leaving them an abusive note on their emergency ambulance.  But that is precisely what one South Central Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust crew were met with when they returned to their vehicle, having

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Prison For The Man Who Stole Poppy Appeal Collection Boxes

A man has been sentenced to 10 weeks in prison for stealing eight charity collection boxes from offices, shops and pubs in the City of London. Jorge Buyukyoaidis, 54, of no fixed abode, stole charity boxes, including six for the Royal Legion for their Remembrance Day Poppy Appeal, over ten weeks. Buyukyoaidis was arrested when two plain-clothes officers from the

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Submarine Carrying Hundreds Of Millions Of Pounds Worth Of Drugs Intercepted In European Waters

Three tonnes of cocaine worth hundreds of millions of pounds on the UK market have been recovered from a submarine intercepted off the coast of Spain. Following an intelligence-led operation involving the National Crime Agency (NCA) and international partners, the Spanish authorities interdicted the semi-submersible submarine – the first of its kind detected in Europe – on Saturday before it

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My Battle With PTSD | Written By A Paramedic

Here at Emergency Services News, we are passionate about giving members of the emergency services and NHS – both past and present – a channel through which they can share their own experiences with the general public and their colleagues. The reason for this is twofold; Firstly, by sharing these stories, then we hope that the public will get an

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