Category Archives: Police Service

“Just Give Us Half An Hour” Bizarre Response From Cafe Owner As Police Clear High Street In The Aftermath Of Streatham Knife Attack

A video has emerged on social media of the bizarre moment when armed police try to clear a cafe following the shooting of a terror suspect, only to be asked by management for “another 30 minutes” before they shut (scroll down for video). A customer in the cafe had already started filming on his mobile phone from inside the cafe

Read more

Owner Reunited With Lord Of The Rings Ring After Appeal Made By North Yorkshire Police Went Viral

The happy owner of a Lord of the Rings-style piece of artistic jewellery has been found after an appeal on social media made by North Yorkshire Police went viral.  After the appeal reached over 12 million people, Mike Taylor, 40, came forward and claimed the ring as being his. After North Yorkshire Police verified his ownership of the ring, Mr

Read more

Off-Duty Special Constable Seriously Injured After His Attacker’s Overheard Him Talking About Serving In The Police

An off-duty special constable has been seriously injured during a ferocious attack while he was enjoying a drink with some friends.  SC Luke Martin (Staffordshire Police) suffered significant injuries as a result of the attack, including serious facial injuries and a fractured skull, which has caused him to suffer from seizures.  It is understood by Emergency Services News, that one

Read more

Four Arrested After Police Officer Dragged For 64 Metres By A Car In Wythall

Four males have been arrested (West Mercia Police) after a police officer was injured on Three Oaks Road in Wythall yesterday evening (Tuesday 28th January).  At around 19:20 hours, an officer was alerted by a member of the public to two males who were seen acting suspiciously on Three Oaks Road.  The officer went to speak to one of the

Read more

Arrest Made After Police Investigate Viral Bus Assault Video

West Midlands Police have confirmed that a 15-year-old girl has been arrested after a distressing video (see below) showing a schoolgirl being attacked on a bus in Birmingham was shared online.  The video was posted on social media on Monday night (27th January) and has been viewed over 600,000 times.  But West Midlands Police believe that the attack on the

Read more

‘JustGiving’ Page Created For The Family Of PC Nick Dumphreys

Cumbria Police Federation has set up a JustGiving page to help raise some money for the family of PC Nick Dumphreys who was tragically killed in a single-vehicle road traffic collision on Sunday 26th January. A spokesperson for Cumbria Police Federation said: “Police officers across Cumbria and the rest of the UK go to work every day to do their

Read more

Police Appeal After Newborn Baby Found Dead

Hampshire Police has launched an appeal to try and find the mother of a baby girl who was found dead in Portsmouth over the weekend (Sat 25th January).  Police were called to the junction of Victoria Street and Old Commerical Road at 06:18 hours following the discovery of a recently-born baby girl.  A spokesperson for the force has confirmed that

Read more

Police Dog ‘Odin’ Sniffs Out Lost Wedding Ring And Gets A Husband Out Of Some Hot Water

A man owes Police Dog ‘Odin’ many years worth of treats after the keen K-9 managed to find his wedding ring which he had thrown away following an argument with his wife.  Handler PC Carl Woodall spotted the male and his friend acting suspiciously while on patrol in Northfield Road, Harbourne, at around 02:00 hours on Saturday morning.  PC Woodall

Read more

Tributes Made To ‘Larger Than Life’ Police Officer Who Was ‘A Consummate Professional’

The police officer who died following a collision on the M6 motorway on 26th January has been identified as 47-year-old PC Nick Dumphreys. PC Dumphreys joined Cumbria Constabulary in 2003 and spent the majority of his service assigned to the Mobile Support Group within the force.  The family of Police Constable Nick Dumphreys said: “Nick was a kind and loving

Read more

Metropolitan Police Officer Cleared Of Assault Following Trial

A Metropolitan Police Officer has been cleared of assaulting a 17-year-old male following a trial that has concluded today.  DC Kevin Rowley appeared at Hendon Magistrates Court having been charged with common assault by beating following an Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) investigation.  On 22nd April 2019, DC Rowley was on routine duty with another officer in plain clothes

Read more
« Older Entries Recent Entries »