Police Dog Handler Took His Own Life Day Before New Office-Based Role

An inquest has heard that a police dog handler who could no longer do the job he loved due to ill health following an earlier accident that he had had whilst on duty, was found hanged at his home in Leeds the day before he was due to return to work in another office-based role. Wakefield Coroner’s Court was told

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Cyclist Reunited With Members Of Public & Ambulance Staff Who Saved His Life

Ray Honour was competing in an event at the South Shields Velodrome when he collapsed just moments after he started the last lap of a veterans’ race. Heather Huntley and Damon Devine were both watching the event at the time and came to Ray’s aid, calling 999, beginning CPR and mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and calling for someone to collect the community

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WATCH: Police Appeal For Dashcam Footage After Officers Rammed By A Mercedes E220

Essex Police has appealed for dash camera footage from anyone who might have caught sight of a Mercedes E220 that rammed police officers in Dedham, Essex. The incident took place just before 10:20 hours on Monday 18th March. The incident was captured on a body worn video camera recorded by an officer who was sat in the front passenger seat

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Male Who Tried To Infect Nurses With Hepatitis C To Spend 18 Months Behind Bars

A male who spat at nurses who were trying to treat him at Royal Shrewsbury Hospital has been sent to prison for 18 months. Andrew Lesley, who has Hepatitis C, deliberately bit the inside of his mouth before spitting blood at a nurse and at a security guard. He also later went on to assault a police officer who attended

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Male Shot By Police After Police Officer Stabbed At A Domestic Incident

Officers were called to Knights Close, Hackney, at 21:43 hours yesterday evening following reports made to the police of a domestic disturbance at a residential address. A 28-year-old male was reported to be armed with knives and making threats to kill. Owing to the threat posed by the male, specialist armed officers attended the scene along with local units. During

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WATCH: Tower Lifeboat RNLI Crews Saves Man From Drowning

Dramatic footage has been shared on the @TowerRNLI twitter page of the moment a lifeboat crew member jumped into the River Thames in order to pull a male casualty back to the surface after he slipped beneath the water. In the footage (below) crew members can be seen getting ready to save the casualty by initially throwing him a life-line

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Outstanding Police Officers Honoured By British Transport Police Federation

British Transport Police (BTP) officers who have saved lives, demonstrated bravery and meticulously investigated crimes have been officially recognised and their achievements celebrated at an awards evening in Edinburgh. The officers received Awards of Excellence from the BTP Federation after being nominated by their colleagues. The annual event honours the outstanding police work by dedicated officers who often risk their

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WATCH: Dangerous Driver To Spend 14-Months Inside After Pursuit

Helicopter footage has been released by the National Police Air Service of the moment a driver tried to reverse into a police car before leading officers on a high-speed pursuit on the wrong side of a busy dual carriageway. Oliver Howlett, 29, will spend 14-months behind bars after he admitted dangerous driving following the police chase in Northumberland on January

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Officer Honoured For Services To Victims Of Terrorist Atrocities.

In January exceptional members of the Metropolitan Police were recognised for their achievements and extraordinary service to the people of London, the United Kingdom and beyond. These events are a fantastic way to showcase the bravery and dedication of the men and women who sign up to serve on the thin blue line. One officer, in particular, to be recognised

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WATCH: New CCTV Footage Released After Death Of 98-Year-Old Male Following Violent Robbery

Officers investigating the death of Peter Gouldstone, who died following a violent robbery in his home, have released new CCTV footage (scroll down) as they continue to appeal for information. Police were called to Mr Gouldstone’s home on Evesham Road in Enfield on 6 November 2018 after the 98-year-old was found by his son suffering from a head injury and

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