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BREAKING NEWS: Murder Investigation Launched After Police Officer Dies After Responding To A Burglary

A murder investigation has been launched after a Thames Valley Police officer has tragically died following an incident in Berkshire. Thames Valley Police confirmed the death of the officer following a serious incident which occurred at around 11.30pm last night (15/8) near to the A4, Bath Road, between Reading and Newbury. The incident happened at the crossroads of Ufton Lane

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Deputy Chief Constable Releases Statement After Two Officers Seriously Injured

Merseyside Police has confirmed that two of its officers were admitted to hospital yesterday (Tuesday 13 August) following two separate incidents. At around 7.20pm, a 31-year-old man of no fixed abode was arrested on suspicion of assault in Liverpool City Centre and taken to Wirral Custody Suite in Birkenhead. Whilst there, he assaulted a desk officer, before eventually being restrained

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Family Of Seriously Injured Police Officer Thanks Public For Their Support

The family of a West Midlands traffic PC who was severely injured when he was run over by a hijacked police car have said a heartfelt thank you for the messages of support that have come flooding in. PC Gareth Phillips, aged 42, remains in intensive care today where his condition is said to be stable. PC Phillips was knocked

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Man Charged With Attempted Murder Of PC As Officer Remains In Hospital

West Midlands Police has charged a man with trying to kill one of its police officers who was knocked down and driven over while attempting to arrest a suspected car thief in Birmingham yesterday. It’s alleged that Mubashar Hussain hijacked a police car in Moorcroft Road, Moseley, at around 4.45pm and reversed into the officer, knocking him down, before driving

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Male Arrested For Attempted Murder After Police Officer Is Run Over By Suspected Car Thief

A West Midlands Police officer has been seriously injured after being run over by a suspected car thief in Birmingham today (10 August). The traffic cop was in Moorcroft Road, Moseley, at 4.45pm having traced a suspected stolen Range Rover Sport taken just minutes earlier from a woman on a shopping trip. But as he moved in to arrest the

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Family of PC Stuart Outten Release Statement As Officer Still Recovers In Hospital

The family of PC Stuart Outten, the officer injured in Leyton, have released a media statement. The family said: “We have been overwhelmed by the amount of support we have received from the public, ‘Stuart’s colleagues and the wider policing family. “We are incredibly proud of the bravery Stuart showed during the incident. “His injuries could have been fatal, and

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Male Charged With Attempted Murder After Machete Attack On Police Officer

The Metropolitan Police has confirmed that a male has now been charged with attempted murder, after inflicting severe injuries on a police officer with a machete following a short pursuit in east London. Muhammed Rodwan, 56 (05.06.63), of Villiers Close, LU4, was charged with attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon on the evening of Thursday, 8 August. He

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Met Police Release Statement After Officer Attacked With Machete

The Metropolitan Police have released the following statement after an officer was attacked with a machete in Leyton, E10. The officers involved had initially indicated for a vehicle to stop after it came to their attention, having been shown as having no insurance. A spokesperson for the force said: ‘Shortly before 00:01hrs on Thursday, 8 August uniformed officers in a

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Appeal After Police Medic ‘Dragged To The Ground And Assaulted’ During ‘Tommy Robinson’ Protests

Police are appealing for the public’s assistance in identifying two males after a police medic was dragged to the ground and assaulted during a violent protest held in London over the weekend. On Saturday 3rd August supporters of Stephen Yaxley-Lennon staged a protest dubbed “Free Tommy Robinson” in central London. At the beginning of July, Yaxley-Lennon was given a nine-month

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Nine Officers Assaulted During Weekend Of Violence In Gloucestershire

Nine police officers have been assaulted while dealing with four separate incidents overnight resulting in seven arrests thus far. Three of the officers needed hospital treatment. The first incident happened on Friday 2nd August after police were called to a report of a collision in Grange Road, Tuffley where a car had collided with a barrier. A group of people

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