Firefighter Dies In Boat Crash During Training Exercise

A firefighter has died after two boats collided during a training exercise in a marina. The 35-year-old, who worked for Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service, died after the crash in Neyland Marina, Pembrokeshire, at about 11:30 BST yesterday (17th September). Dyfed-Powys Police said his family have been informed and were being supported by officers. A spokesperson for

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Identity Of Male Sought After Police Officer Assaulted During Protest

The Met Police are appealing for help in identifying a man believed to have been involved in an assault on an officer during a protest in Westminster. On Saturday, 24 August, supporters of Stephen Yaxley-Lennon staged a protest in central London.  An associated counter-protest by groups including ‘Stand up to Racism’ was held in the same location at the same

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WATCH: 11-Year-Old Girl And Father Fend Off Armed Robber With Bottles Of Squash And Loaf Of Bread

An armed robber fled empty-handed after being chased off by an 11-year-old girl and her dad (scroll down for video). Shortly before 10 pm on Monday (16 September) a man walked into the Express Supermarket in Newlands Road, Worthing, pulled out a large knife and demanded the member of staff empty the till of cash. A man and his 11-year-old

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PC Gareth Phillips Released From Hospital

PC Gareth Phillips, the West Midlands Police Officer who was run over by cowardly car thieves, has finally been discharged from hospital.  On 10th August, Mubashar Hussain, 29, ran over PC Phillips causing significant injuries to the brave officer.  PC Phillips had been responding to reports of a stolen car on Moorcroft Road in Moseley on 10th August at around

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Dog Breeder Jailed After Leaving 100+ Animals To Suffer In Crowded Cages With No Drinking Water

A dog breeder who left more than 100 animals to suffer in crowded cages and with no drinking water has been put behind bars. Lynn Stoker, 63, has been jailed for 21 weeks and banned from owning animals for life after police and RSPCA officers found the pets living in shocking conditions. While executing a warrant at her address in

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Have You Seen Missing 13-Year-Old Keira Puriwal? | UPDATE: FOUND

****UPDATE***** Keira has now been found safe-and-well Sussex Police are searching for Keira Puriwal, 13, who is missing from her home in Peacehaven. Keira was last seen at her home around 10.30am on Saturday 14 September and officers are appealing for anyone who sees her to get in touch. She is thought to have travelled to the Whitehawk area of

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BREAKING: Further Arrests Made Following The Death Of PC Andrew Harper

Thames Valley Police have confirmed that several arrests have today (17/9) been made in connection with the death of PC Andrew Harper in a series of warrants carried out by more than 100 officers in Berkshire and Hampshire. The force also confirmed that they have re-arrested three people in connection with the incident, which occurred on Thursday 15 August at

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APPEAL To Find Missing 15-Year-Old Who Has Severe Learning Difficulties | NOW FOUND

****UPDATE: Edward has now been found safe-and-well. Thank you to everyone who shared the appeal**** Members of the public are being asked to keep an eye out for a missing 15-year-old boy, Edward Gast, who has not been seen since 0755 hours this morning.  Edward lives In Macclesfield and was last seen in Birch Avenue. Ed is around 5ft 8ins

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Rotherham Child Abuser Has Sentence Increased After Threatening NCA Staff And Trolling Victim

A man jailed for ten years for abusing young girls in Rotherham has been handed an additional 45 months in prison for witness intimidation after trolling one of his victims on Facebook and Twitter. Waseem Khaliq, 35, also made a phone call from prison to the National Crime Agency control centre threatening two of the investigating officers.  He said he

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RNLI Statement Regarding Donations Being Spent Overseas: ‘There Has Been No Sleight Of Hand’.

The RNLI has been forced to defend their lifesaving overseas work after some sections of the mainstream media criticised the life-saving charity. Over the weekend, both the Mail Online and The Times published articles that criticised the charity for its overseas work, at a time when UK-based salaried staff are facing job cuts.  The headline published by the Daily Mail

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