Dozens of partygoers draw curtains and turn off music when police come to break up illegal gathering

Dozens of partygoers drew the curtains and turned off the music and disco ball lights when police came to break up an illegal gathering on Wednesday.  Up to 30 people attended the rave in Islington, north-east London, before officers were called at around 11pm, Scotland Yard said. The force was alerted to ‘loads of people … Read more

Shocking moment partygoers flee across ROOFTOPS after police raid illegal nightclub

Shocking moment dozens of partygoers flee across ROOFTOPS after police raid illegal nightclub packed with 150 attendees Thermal imaging from drones captured revellers leaving venue in Birmingham Separate bodycam footage showed officers forcing their way into the site It is thought that more than 50 people made their getaway as police arrived  Further 70 attendees … Read more

Dramatic moment police find dozens of party-goers hiding in a cupboard at university party

Dramatic moment police find dozens of party-goers hiding in a cupboard at university housing in Birmingham after some travelled to the illegal event from London and Newcastle People travelled from Newcastle, Nottingham and London to attend the party Around 50 Fixed Penalty Notices were issued by police for breach of regulations One officer was assaulted … Read more

Instagram accounts roast partygoers for gathering in large groups and call out maskless Americans

A few Instagram accounts have been created to roast partygoers and maskless Americans who have been flouting guidance from the Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) to gather in large groups and walk around in public without facial coverings.  The @gaysovercovid account has shared numerous images, clips, memes and information calling out gay men … Read more

Police fine 20 partygoers breaking Covid rules as officers raid bash in London restaurant basement

Police fine 20 ‘selfish, thoughtless’ partygoers for breaking Covid rules after officers raid bash in London restaurant basement Party shut down in a restaurant basement in Haverstock Hill, northwest London Twenty people were issued fine of £200 each for breaking Covid lockdown rules Video of the police raid shows tables in the basement covered with beer bottles By … Read more

Priti Patel tells chief constables to crack down on partygoers in battle against Covid lawbreakers

Priti Patel tells chief constables to crack down on partygoers and pubs and says there is ‘no room for complacency’ in battle against Covid lawbreakers Home Secretary writes to forces reminding them of proactive policing ‘benefits’ But senior officers felt she overstepped the mark and dubbed her ‘Pushy Patel’ Ms Patel admitted earlier this year she’d … Read more

Astonished policeman finds 80 party-goers crammed into illegal Chislehurst lockdown rave

An illegal rave organiser is facing a £10,000 fine after up to 80 people were found packed in his garage for a party.   Officers raided the latest in a spate of illegal gatherings at around midnight at a home in Chislehurst on Saturday after receiving calls from concerned neighbours. Body-worn camera footage shows a policeman … Read more

Homeowner watched as police fought to evict 160 partygoers trashing his house

Stuck at home in the UK during the pandemic, Tim Pritchard was thrilled to accept a friend’s invitation to his Spanish villa to spend a few days relaxing in the sun. Like many in these financially testing times, Tim hoped that renting out his three-storey North London home on short-term letting agency Airbnb while he … Read more