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Bomb squad called as five arrested on terror charges

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

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Street preacher filmed shouting 'I'm not a terrorist!' at police officer

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

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British police deal with suspected gunman without killing him

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

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Policeman jailed for taking drugs from confiscated stash

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

Policeman jailed for taking drugs from confiscated stash

A police officer who took drugs from a confiscated haul to ‘cope’ with a violent home life has been jailed for 20 months.

PC Benjamin Hughes, 33, was found out when a constable noticed an empty deal bag on the floor of a communal locker room on January 14 this year. 369 more words

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Loaded gun seized during police raid at Nando's

Police have seized a loaded gun during a raid at a Nando’s in Birmingham.

Officers retrieved the firearm, as well as two knives and suspected Class B drugs after searching seven teenagers late last night. 186 more words

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Five Killed In Birmingham Industrial Accident

At least five men are believed to have been killed, following an industrial accident, in the UK city of Birmingham, local police have said. 68 more words

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