Manchester Arena blast: Election campaigning suspended – BBC News

May 23, 2017

“We are working to establish the full details of what is being treated by the police as an appalling terrorist attack,” she said. Mr Corbyn said he was “horrified” by the incident. “Today the whole country will grieve for the people who have lost their lives,” he said. The Labour leader said he had been briefed about the operational response by Greater Manchester Metro Mayor Andy Burnham. “I would like to pay tribute to the emergency services for …

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Maryland campus stabbing evaluated as possible hate crime

May 22, 2017

(CNN)The FBI is helping to evaluate whether the fatal stabbing by a white student of a black student visiting the University of Maryland will be prosecuted as a hate crime, university police said Sunday. Richard Wilbur Collins III was with two friends on the university’s campus in College Park when he was approached by a man and stabbed in the chest with a knife Saturday morning, University of Maryland police Chief David Mitchell told reporters. The 23-year-old had been commissioned as a …

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Man charged with raping child in Rochdale amid CSE probe – BBC News

May 19, 2017

A man from Rochdale has been charged with raping a child, police have said. Osman Ali, 24, of Corbett Street, has been charged with six counts of raping a child under 13. His arrest came after a report of child sexual exploitation was made on Tuesday, Greater Manchester police said. Mr Ali has been remanded into police custody and is due to appear before Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court later. …

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Cincinnati mayor apologizes for mistakenly honoring cop’s killer

May 19, 2017

(CNN)Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley apologized after his office inadvertently issued a proclamation honoring a man who ambushed and killed a Cincinnati police officer. “I am really sorry that my office, that we mistakenly issued a proclamation on behalf of a man that killed, murdered Sonny Kim,” Cranley said Thursday night. Cranley choked back tears as he spoke at a local police union hall. His face was red as he paused several times during his brief, tear-filled statement. …

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When a lion prowled the streets of Birmingham – BBC News

May 14, 2017

Image copyright Artokoloro Quint Lox Limited / Alamy Stock Photo Image caption An illustration from The Graphic newspaper shows men pulling a lion from a sewer using a rope while two other men threaten it with guns Frank C Bostock, the owner of a menagerie, was himself responsible for fooling both the public and the police over the whole lion-in-a-sewer affair. He later described the event as “thrilling”. World-famous as a lion tamer, having discovered the beasts were …

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Wales’ top speed camera snaps 8,400 offences in 2016 – BBC News

May 13, 2017

… it’s time to ask why.” He said it could be because speed limits are not being clearly displayed, the road layout may need looking at or additional measures may be needed. North Wales police’s busiest fixed speed camera – on the A483 dual carriageway at junction 7, Rossett, in Wrexham – recorded about 4,500 offences. There were about 4,400 offences recorded by the speed camera between junction 23a to junction 24 on the westbound M4, near Newport – the busiest …

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Harry Potter prequel stolen in Birmingham burglary – BBC News

May 13, 2017

The manuscript and jewellery were taken during the break-in between 13 and 24 April, West Midlands police said. The force is issuing the plea for information almost one month on, in the hope “the appeal goes far and wide among Harry Potter fans throughout the world”. Related Topics Harry Potter JK Rowling More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsFB Auto (Yearly) FB Auto (Yearly)Content Kingpin Content Kingpin is the ultimate article writing course on how to …

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Officer accused of misconduct after making racist toy complaint – BBC News

May 12, 2017

A misconduct panel concluded last month that Det Sgt Andrew Mottau was not being racist but should have realised the toy animal could be offensive. Thames Valley police officer ‘not racist’ Stuffed toy The incident involving the Metropolitan police began in September 2013 when the Indian-born detective constable claimed to have seen a large monkey toy in the office of the Case Progression Unit at Belgravia police station. He said the stuffed black toy had a police …

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Florida teen who threw woman into pool arrested

May 9, 2017

(CNN)A Florida teenager turned himself in to police after a video showing him dragging and throwing a woman into a pool was posted online, officials said. The video was captured during a pool party Saturday at a residential community in North Lauderdale, the Broward County sheriff’s office said. Video footage shows a woman walking into the pool area with her two dogs before some partygoers began surrounding the woman and taking video with their cellphones. …

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Group reportedly chanting ‘MS-13’ stabs and robs man in New York City

May 8, 2017

A group of men reportedly shouting MS-13 stabbed and robbed a man in New York City on Saturday. Three men stabbed the victim at around 8 p.m. in Queens and stole $600 from him on the sidewalk, authorities told NBC New York. police told the station the group was screaming MS-13 during the attack. Its scary because you dont expect that to happen, Vanessa Mejia told NBC New York. You think its a safe neighborhood and you hear about this gang. Its just so scary. The victim was taken to Elmhurst …

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Police reportedly describe horrific scene where Boston doctors were found dead

May 8, 2017

Authorities who found two Massachusetts doctors dead in their apartment said the pair was bound at the hands with their throats slit and there was blood smeared on the wall with a message of revenge written, the Boston Globe reported. Richard Field, 49, and Lina Bolanos, 38, were found dead on the 11th floor of the Macallan Building in their Boston residence Friday police said. The Boston Globe reported that Field had sent a text message to a friend in his final moments asking for help. But …

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Off-duty NYPD officer stabbed during fight after child’s birthday party

May 8, 2017

An off-duty NYPD officer was stabbed in the shoulder in Queens on Saturday night during a fight that erupted after a childs birthday party, law enforcement sources and neighbors told The Post. The attack happened at 9:30 p.m. on 94th Street near 31st Avenue in East Elmhurst, witnesses and officials said. The officer knifed in the left shoulder was taken to New York Presbyterian Hospital in Flushing. He was expected to survive. A suspect was arrested at the scene; police did not immediately …

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Analysts downplay effectiveness of MOAB strike in Afghanistan

May 7, 2017

… there simply was no other solution but to opt for the MOAB, as the vast array of planted landmines was making it next to impossible to effectively clear ISIS from the area without enduring severe soldier casualties. “This bomb was a good thing. It destroyed everything. ISIS can’t use that area anymore, so that is the success,” said Maj. Abadullah Karimi, spokesperson for the 202nd Shamshad police Corps, which is operating in those ISIS-infiltrated areas of Nangahar Province. …

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San Diego police shoot, kill 15-year-old who pointed BB gun at officer

May 7, 2017

(CNN)police fatally shot a 15-year-old boy after he pointed a BB gun at an officer in the parking lot of a San Diego high school, authorities said . The incident started when a 911 call came in early Saturday, asking officers to check on the welfare of an unarmed boy standing in front of Torrey Pines High School. While the caller did not provide a name, preliminary information later determined the boy made the call and was referring to himself, San Diego police said in a statement. …

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Jordan Edwards:Texas officer who faces murder charge free on bail

May 7, 2017

The Texas police officer who faces a murder charge in the shooting death of a balck 15-year-old turned himself in on Friday and was later released after posting bail. Roy Oliver turned himself in Friday night, just hours after the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office issued a warrant for his arrest in the April 29 death of Jordan Edwards. Oliver, a former officer in the Dallas suburb of Balch Springs, was later released after posting bail at the Parker County Jail. His bond had been set at …

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Zoe Ball to miss Radio Two shows after death of boyfriend – BBC News

May 6, 2017

‘Not suspicious’ Ms Ball and Mr Yates had been in a relationship for several months following her separation from husband of 18 years Norman Cook – who performs as DJ Fatboy Slim – last September. police were called at 18:40 BST on Thursday to Mr Yates’s flat in Putney, south London, where he was later pronounced dead. The Metropolitan police said: “Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended. A man believed to be aged 40 was pronounced dead at the …

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Scottish man dies during skydive in Pattaya, Thailand – BBC News

May 5, 2017

News portal Khaosod quoted police spokesman Col Chonnapat Nawalak as saying: “We have to check whether he died from the jumping or from drowning.” Related Topics Thailand More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsONLINE MARKETING SPECIAL Serpinatr Serpinatr is a game changing SEO software designed to help you figure out the ROI on your rankings.WP Content Discovery Pro – Personal License WP Content Unlimited allows you to use on all of your personal sites.Bing To …

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How Trump won another unlikely victory

May 5, 2017

… Reince Priebus, who roamed the House floor as the vote went ahead. Pence’s ubiquity did not go unnoticed. A Capitol police officer was overheard telling a colleague how he doesn’t like the days when Pence is on the Hill because he likes to mingle so many members, the responsibility of protecting him becomes even more intense. Democratic despair, GOP goes home In 2010, then-Vice President Joe Biden called Obamacare a “big f***ing deal. His sentiments were similar, for other …

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Chicago police shooting: 3 held for questioning after 2 officers wounded in ambush

May 4, 2017

Chicago police on Wednesday questioned three persons of interest after two police officers were shot and injured in the city’s South Side in what was a targeted attack. Two guns and a vehicle were recovered in the investigation. It appears the two were shot by a high-powered weapon, Anthony Guglielmi, Chicago police chief spokesman, said on Twitter. CPD questioning 3 people of interest from officer shooting. 2 guns recovered thus far. We believe officers were shot by high powered weapon …

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Ex-Celtic Boys Club coach accused of abuse tracked to US – BBC News

May 2, 2017

… days. Any convictions, spent or otherwise, are supposed to be declared to the US Embassy when filling out the form. Sources in the embassy say someone with a child sex offence conviction would be very unlikely to be allowed entry to the US, so it is unclear what, if anything, Torbett has declared. The United States does not have access to the police National Computer, however, they can request details of criminal convictions on an individual request basis. Failure to declare previous …

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Local elections: Will Westminster overshadow them? – BBC News

May 2, 2017

… place on the same day, such as European Parliament, police and Crime Commissioners or the referendum on the Alternative Vote (AV) have not improved things. Katie Ghose, chief executive of the Electoral Reform Society, is hopeful of some sort of Brexit bounce. She said: “We hope the interest built up during the EU referendum does filter through to the upcoming election. “For the local elections, while council turnout is traditionally low, many authorities are getting more powers, so …

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Kansas City Jimmy John’s worker speaks out after intense armed robbery

April 30, 2017

… picked up the till and tried to give it to him. I was actually surprised that the detective told me today that he did a whole bunch of robberies, because it was amateur hour,” Murray said. After Kansas City police tweeted Friday morning that the suspect was in custody, Jimmy John’s responded with their well known slogan saying: “Wow freaky fast capture, KC police are rockstars!” Rayford faces up 10 years in a federal prison and a $250,000 fine. Click for more from Fox 4 …

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Boy, 5, missing for week after father was found unconscious at California park

April 30, 2017

… sheriff’s detectives served a search warrant at Andressian’s house and took a scent-detection dog to look for forensic evidence. The father and son were last seen leaving Disneyland on April 20. The Pasedena News Star reported that he said his son wanted to go to the park before the 9 a.m. custody exchange with the childs mother. Expand / Contract In this undated photo provided by the South Pasadena, Calif., police Department shows Aramazd Andressian Sr. The father was …

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