Two police officers have been sacked after filming themselves speeding

Two police officers taking part in road safety campaign are sacked after filming themselves speeding at 89mph in seized sports car PC Shaun Pearce and PC Daniel Pike shared video on a work WhatsApp group Disciplinary hearing last week found that they’d committed gross misconduct  Involved in road safety campaign at same time of offence on … Read more

Police use water cannons in Belfast as nineteen more officers are injured

Violence exploded on the streets on the Belfast again last night, forcing police to use a water cannon – as 19 more officers were injured. It brought the huge numbers of officers hurt in a week of unrest across Northern Ireland to a total of 74. Parts of the violence focused on gates which separates nationalist … Read more

Man fined £425 for ‘provocatively farting at police officers’ in Austria has fine reduced to £85

Man fined £425 for ‘provocatively farting at police officers’ in Austria has fine reduced to £85 on appeal The culprit was fined for ‘offending public decency’ after breaking wind at police He argued the fine saying his flatulence was protected by freedom of expression A judge concluded he had only ‘average’ culpability for the offence … Read more

Man fined £425 for ‘provocatively farting at police officers’ in Austria has fine reduced to £85

Man fined £425 for ‘provocatively farting at police officers’ in Austria has fine reduced to £85 on appeal The culprit was fined for ‘offending public decency’ after breaking wind at police He argued the fine saying his flatulence was protected by freedom of expression A judge concluded he had only ‘average’ culpability for the offence … Read more

Crisis talks in Northern Ireland after eight police officers were injured on sixth night of rioting

Northern Ireland is set for crisis talks after a sixth night of rioting in Belfast saw Catholics and Protestants pelt each other with petrol bombs over a ‘Peace Wall’. Secretary of State Brandon Lewis is flying in to speak to First Minister Arlene Foster, deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill Ulster Unionist leader Steve Aiken and Alliance party … Read more

Russian model admits attacking two police officers who were called to row at friend’s Chelsea home

Russian model, 36, admits attacking two police officers who were called to heated row after she ‘threatened to destroy her friend’s marriage’ at her Chelsea home Irina Fedotova, 36, assaulted the two police officers in West London last October Charges alleging Fedotova assaulted her friend had been dropped, court told Fedotova faced same court in 2018 … Read more

Female police officers outnumber male PCs at British force for the first time

Female police officers outnumber male PCs at British force for the first time in boost for gender equality Women make up more than 30 per cent of police officers in England and Wales Wiltshire Police has more female officers there than male officers for first time  It has seen a 10 per cent increase year-on-year in … Read more

Eight police officers are injured after they came under attack from rioting youths in Belfast

Eight police officers have been injured after they came under attack from youths throwing bottles, bricks and fireworks during a riot in a loyalist area of Belfast.  The behaviour, which followed four successive nights of disturbances in the unionist Waterside area of Londonderry, was branded ‘appalling’ by the city’s District Commander Chief Superintendent Simon Walls. The … Read more

Inside horrific Auschwitz ‘social club’ where Dr Mengele would force dwarfs to entertain SS officers

A chilling black-and-white photograph of smiling SS officers in front of a wooden building offers a glimpse into one of WWII’s lesser-known horrors.   With its roomy porch and large windows, the building provided a welcome retreat for German soldiers stationed at the infamous Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp, but for inmates, it was a site of degradation … Read more

Bodycam footage shows two officers berating a five-year-old and handcuffing him

A police department in Maryland has released body camera video that captured two of its officers berating a 5-year-old boy who had walked away from his elementary school, calling him a ‘little beast’ and threatening him with a beating. The video released Friday by the Montgomery County Police Department shows one of the officers repeatedly … Read more