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[Free eBook] Scotland Yard Casebook by Joan Lock [19th-20th C British Police History]

Scotland Yard Casebook by British author Joan Lock, a former policewoman, is her history of early policing in the UK, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press. 300 more words

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A fake vicar at Bow Street

Eyebrows were raised when George Stanley appeared in the dock at Bow Street in May 1877. He didn’t look like your average thief, in fact he closely resembled a vicar, so what was he doing there? 187 more words

Vijay Mallya row: India asks UK to ensure early extradition

India on Thursday asked the United Kingdom to ensure early extradition of fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya who is facing cases of bank loan default to the tune of Rs 9,000 crore by his now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines. 172 more words

Flexibles, Snappers, Nippers & Twisters......alias......Handcuffs

If you fancy this special prize for designing a new generation of handcuffs, I’m pretty confident entries are now closed given that it’s well over 100 years since this offer appeared in Vol.1., No. 769 more words

London: Woman shot by police during counter-terrorism operation -- Man arrested near Parliament with rucksack containing at least three knives

Officers detain four people during operation shortly before 7pm on Thursday evening

Ny Tom Batchelor

Police conducting their operation late on Thursday evening Jakub Krupa… 542 more words

PRIVATE EYE: A STAB IN THE BACK

THE PRIME suspect in the unsolved Daniel Morgan murder has always enjoyed the support of powerful newspapers.

Five police investigations identified Jonathan Rees — boss of Southern Investigations, the No 1 Corrupt Detective Agency — as the only credible suspect in the brutal 1987 murder. 8,482 more words

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Met Police about to spend £1,600,000 on new Range Rovers to fight terrorism

The Met Police is set to splash almost £2m on a fleet of new Range Rovers in response to the ‘increased threat of terrorism.’

Documents have revealed up to 30 Vogues would cost a total of £1.6million and they would be used for the Specialist Protection group – that includes the likes of the Prime Minister and the Royal Family. 373 more words

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