I’m not a cyclist, an irony given that I live in Oxford, but that does mean that I circumnavigate cyclists on a regular basis, and therefore do my level best to leave them in the condition in which I found them. 249 more words
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Female police officers could be allowed to wear full burkas while on duty as part of their official uniform.
West Midlands Police said they would consider allowing women to wear the Islamic dress garment, in a bid to recruit more officers from black and ethnic minority communities. 273 more words
Counter-terror police called a bomb squad in when they arrested five men on Friday evening.
The army’s bomb disposal team was called to an address in the centre of Birmingham, after three men aged 18, 24 and 28, were detained in the city. 193 more words
When the officer, who has since refrained from responding, asks him to have the ‘common decency’ not to shout over him the situation escalates.
Henderson starts shouting ‘Alhamdullilah’ (meaning ‘all praise is due to God alone’), and ‘I answer to him’. 448 more words
Luckily the boy then threw the toy weapon to the floor and stood against a wall with his hands up.
‘They identified themselves as armed officers and at this I think he panicked really but he produced from inside his coat what turned out to be a toy gun,’ said Constable Rob Pedley. 362 more words
Benjamin Hughes said he took the drug ‘to cope’ with violence at home (Picture: SWNS)A police officer who took drugs from a confiscated haul to ‘cope’ with a violent home life has been jailed for 20 months. 23 more words