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Elderly living in police cells - Lib Dem funds for child mental health care

Dementia sufferers and children are being locked up in police cells when carers become unable to cope, a police watchdog has found.

Vulnerable elderly people are also being detained when there is nowhere else for them to go. 192 more words

Elderly Care

UPDATE: Homicide suspect surrenders to police in Ephrata

Police in Ephrata say homicide suspect Randall Schreiner surrender to police around 1:49 a.m. Thursday morning.

Schreiner is currently in Ephrata police custody awaiting criminal charges. 60 more words


Northern Va. Woman Dies After Being Stunned by Deputies

UPDATE: 11:00 a.m. February 9, 2015

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WNEW/AP) — A 37-year-old woman has died after deputies in northern Virginia used a Taser stun gun on her while she was in police custody. 345 more words


Suge Knight rushed to hospital following court appearance

COMPTON, Calif. (AP) — A sheriff’s official says former rap mogul Suge Knight has been taken to a hospital complaining of chest pains after he appeared in court in a murder case. 79 more words


Ignoring Facts Does Not Eradicate Truth

The absence of mainstream media reports on a young black woman’s death in police custody reminds us that the “recent” police and race issue is not only a recent issue. 332 more words

Woman in police custody after being on run for three months

A 28-year-old woman is in police custody after being on the run for three months.

Police arrested Tiana Soto Thursday afternoon after being found in a Makiki apartment on Kinau Street. 68 more words


KKD case ajourned to january 13

The ace broadcaster Kwesi Kyei Dakwa (KKD)
who is in Police custody for allegedly raping a
19-year-old will stay behind bars for one
more week. 98 more words