Monday, 21 August 2017

Tag Archives: London Police

London police issue head-mounted cameras to armed officers

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LONDON: Head-mounted cameras are being issued for the first time to overt firearms officers, London’s Metropolitan Police said. The head cameras are being issued to all on the Armed Response Units in the Met’s Firearms Command, allowing them to wear the new technology on their baseball caps and ballistic helmets. ...

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Police arrest in suspected City boiler room fraud

LONDON POLICE

LONDON Police has shut down a suspected boiler room scam, making one arrest. This is the second such incident this month, following three arrests made at the start of August to shut down an alleged boiler room scam that involved selling investments in wine. According to the police a man was arrested ...

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London Police Commissioner turns out Pakistan cricket lover

Cressida Dick

LONDON: Pakistan cricket remains one of the most followed sides of the game, with cricketing fans emerging from unexpected places. After the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police in London revealed herself to be a fan of Pakistan legendry all rounder Imran Khan and Pakistan cricket. Cressida Dick, the first female ...

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Sadiq Khan to shut 50 per cent of police station front counters

SADIQ KHAN

LONDON: Sadiq Khan is planning to close half of London’s remaining 73 police station front counters, it emerged on Thursday. The Mayor’s officials are drawing up a blueprint to keep just one 24-hour police station open to the public in every borough. Four additional front counters would be retained across ...

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Police use stun gun on attack suspect at Regent’s Park mosque

Regent's Park Mosque

LONDON: Police using a stun gun have detained a man suspected of attacking worshippers at a mosque in central London. The incident comes at a time of heightened tension after the terrorist attack in Finsbury Park. The man was found outside Regent’s Park mosque, brandishing a shoe horn he had ...

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London police charge three women with terrorism

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LONDON: London police on Wednesday charged three women, including a mother and daughter, with terrorism offences and conspiracy to murder after a raid during which one of them was shot. The charges were announced followed the April 27 operation at a home in north-west London, during which 20-year-old Khawla Barghouthi ...

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London police identify suspected attacker as UK native with criminal record

LONDON ATTACK

LONDON: The man police believe is responsible for Wednesday’s terrorist attack at London’s Westminster Bridge has been identified as U.K. native Khalid Masood. Police said Masood, 52, was known to authorities and has a range of previous convictions for assaults, including grievous bodily harm, possession of offensive weapons and public ...

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Lord Mayor of London visits Pakistan to boost trade ties

Andrew Parmley

LONDON: The Lord Mayor of London Alderman Dr Andrew Parmley, recently visited Pakistan to strengthen trade links between London and Islamabad. Dr Parmley, met business and government leaders in Karachi and Islamabad, and discussed discussing how London can work more closely with Pakistan as it develops an international presence in ...

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