Category Archives: Emergency Services News

BREAKING NEWS: Met Police Twitter Account Taken Over By Hackers

In a bizarre series of tweets that started at around 23:15 hours this evening (19th July), somebody managed to get into the Metropolitan Polices’ Twitter account and proceeded to publish obscene tweets to its 1.2 million followers. By 23:54 hours, the tweets were immediately being deleted as the source of the hack was investigated. During the 60 minutes that the

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Football Fans Receive Banning Orders After Assaulting Police Officers

A pair of Derby County fans have been handed football banning orders after assaulting two police officers. Jack Gregory pleaded guilty to assaulting a police officer at the Nottingham Forest v Derby County fixture on 25 February at the City Ground. The female officer that the 25-year-old assaulted suffered serious bruising as a result of the incident. Gregory, of Lacey

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Driver Who Was “All Over The Road” Was Putting On Her Makeup While Driving To Work

It would seem like some people still have no regard for their own or other roads users safety, after a woman was spotted by police swerving “all over the road” while doing her makeup at the wheel. The VW Golf stuck out to officers from the Cleveland & Durham Road Policing Unit after a series of dodgy moves. A post

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Male Jailed For 40 Years Following The Brutal Murder Of Two Women In London

A convicted murderer has today, Thursday, 18 July, been sentenced to life to serve a minimum of forty years at the Old Bailey for killing a second woman in her own home in north London in 2017. Kasim Lewis, 32, (10.10.1986), pleaded guilty at the same court on Monday 15 July to stabbing Catherine Burke to death after gaining entry

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Woman Receives 18-Month Community Order After Snapping A Paramedics Finger | The Paramedic Was Off Work For Six Weeks

Emma Ashburn was given an 18-month community order on 1 July after pleading guilty to assault at Blackpool Magistrates Court and must also attend a 30-day rehabilitation scheme. Blackpool based Paramedic, Hannah attended to Ms Ashburn with her colleague after an emergency ambulance was required for her in July 2018. While travelling in the ambulance to hospital, Ms Ashburn became

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Two Women Arrested After Making Malicious Calls To The Emergency Services

Two women from Hull have been arrested on suspicion of making malicious calls to the police after they received dozens of call falsely reporting concerns for their safety Superintendent Tracy Bradley said the latest calls, which were made over several hours on Sunday, July 14, had tied up valuable resources and could have potentially put others at risk. She said:

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RNLI Mayday Call To Boat Taking On Water With Baby On Board

At 5.30pm on Tuesday 16 July, Calshot RNLI Lifeboat volunteers were paged by the Coastguard to a Mayday call from a sailing yacht that was taking on water with four persons and a baby on board. Calshot RNLI crew quickly launched the Atlantic 85 Lifeboat ‘Max Walls’ to the stricken vessel that had reportedly already taken on 18 inches of

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BREAKING NEWS: Hashem Abedi Successfully Extradited From Libya For Offences Relating To The Manchester Arena Attack

Greater Manchester Police has confirmed that Hashem Abedi has been successfully handed over to UK authorities following months of negotiation with the Libyan authorities. Hashem Abedi is the younger brother of Salman Abedi, who blew himself up as thousands of children were leaving the Manchester Arena, having watched an Ariana Grande concert on 22nd May, 2017. Hashem Abedi has been arrested

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Vile Duo Who Fractured Firefighters Skull With A Hammer, Behind Bars For Eight Years

Two hammer-wielding teenage thugs left a total of three men seriously injured, including a Firefighter, after a series of cowardly “vicious and predatory” street robberies. Kobee L’Anson was 17-years-old when he led 18-year-old Brandon Gilchirst on three separate robberies over three days. The cowardly duo picked out their targets before striking them over the head with a hammer after approaching

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Jail For Two Males Who Sprayed CS Gas In Busy Bar

Following a West Mercia Police investigation, two men have been convicted in connection with an incident last year where CS gas was sprayed in a nightclub in Kidderminster. CS Gas is a powerful form of tear gas used mainly in the control of riots. Daniel Lamb, aged 30 of Bromsgrove Street, Kidderminster, and Kurt Lock, aged 30 of Broad Street,

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