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# police - Today’s News

Darwin manuscripts reported stolen from university library two decades after they were last seen

Police have launched an investigation and notified Interpol.

# police - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Arrest made after man suspected of impersonating policeman pulls over off-duty PSNI officer

The incident happened on the M1 towards Portadown at around 1am.

# police - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Breonna Taylor jury audio to be released on Friday, says prosecutor

Taylor was shot and killed in her Louisville home by police who were executing a drugs warrant.

# police - Monday 7 September, 2020

Boy (15) in critical condition after being shot on way to school in England

The suspect, also a 15-year-old boy, is being questioned in police custody.

Suspect (27) arrested over Birmingham stabbings after manhunt

The man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and seven counts of attempted murder.

# police - Sunday 6 September, 2020

One man dead and seven people injured following stabbings in Birmingham

Police in the city have launched a murder investigation.

# police - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Seventy two arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters blockade newspaper printers

The action was condemned by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

# police - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Man beaten with crowbars and shot in both legs in Co Antrim

The PSNI said the man was assaulted by a number of males wearing balaclavas.

# police - Monday 31 August, 2020

Australian police seek four Irish nationals after man's ear partially severed in stabbing

A man and woman have already been charged in connection with this incident.

# police - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

From The42 Harry Maguire set for retrial after appeal against Greek court verdict is accepted Saga

Harry Maguire set for retrial after appeal against Greek court verdict is accepted

The Manchester United captain was handed a suspended prison sentence of 21 months and 10 days.

# police - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Youths throw petrol bombs at NI police for second night in a row

A number of petrol bombs were thrown at police on Friday and Saturday, the PSNI said.

# police - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

From The42 Everton assisting police with inquiries after lit flare left at statue of club hero Probe

Everton assisting police with inquiries after lit flare left at statue of club hero

Footage of the incident was widely shared on social media.

# police - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Two US police officers fired after photo emerges of them re-enacting chokehold used on black man who later died

The officers imitated a chokehold used on a black man who subsequently died last August.

# police - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Police converge on Seattle’s protest zone after mayor orders clearance

Two people have been killed and three others seriously injured since protests started on 8 June.

# police - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

US judge sets George Floyd murder trial for next year

Judge Peter Cahill said he did not want the sensitive case to become a media circus with the US presidential election looming.

# police - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Protesters attempt to pull down statue of former US president near White House

Police used pepper spray to move protesters out of Lafayette Square, where the Andrew Jackson statue is located.

# police - Saturday 20 June, 2020

A 'number of people' injured in terror-related stabbing in English park

The incident is believed to be terror-related.

# police - Monday 15 June, 2020

Post-mortem shows Atlanta man killed by police was shot twice in the back

The post-mortem concluded that Rayshard Brooks died from blood loss and damage to internal organs.

# police - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Atlanta police officer sacked after fatal shooting of black man

Rayshard Brooks was running away when he was shot by a police officer.

28-year-old arrested after image shows man urinating next to police officer's memorial in London

Home Secretary Priti Patel described the act as “appalling and shameful”.

# police - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Priti Patel condemns ‘unacceptable thuggery’ as ‘statue protectors’ clash with police

Hundreds of people converged on Parliament Square in London today after far-right groups, including Britain First, called on supporters to guard the monuments.

Trump says police chokeholds sound 'so innocent and perfect' but should 'generally be ended’

Chokeholds have come under renewed scrutiny in the wake of the killing of George Floyd in police custody.

# police - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Plans to change branding of PSNI scrapped following online backlash

The proposed branding included the use of the term Police Service NI rather than PSNI.

'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police

The president attempted to cast doubt on footage showing police in the city of Buffalo shoving the man.

TV show Cops axed amid racial tensions and protests

The programme had been pulled temporarily from the air in late May, but that move has now become permanent.

# police - Monday 8 June, 2020

Minneapolis councillors pledge to dismantle and rebuild police department

The move comes amid nationwide protests against racism following the death of George Floyd.

# police - Thursday 28 May, 2020

Police say Cummings may have committed 'minor breach' of lockdown rules but will face no further action

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he believes his senior aide “behaved reasonably and legally”.

# police - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Four Minneapolis police officers fired after death of black man shown pinned down in video

A video showed George Floyd pleading that he could not breathe as a white officer knelt on his neck.

# police - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Boris Johnson should have disclosed ‘close association’ with Jennifer Arcuri, but faces no police probe

The IOPC said it ‘would have been wise’ for Johnson to declare this link as a conflict of interest.

# police - Saturday 16 May, 2020

From The42 NFL duo Baker and Dunbar surrender to police over armed robbery charges Turned In

NFL duo Baker and Dunbar surrender to police over armed robbery charges

Baker also faces four counts of aggravated assault related to an alleged incident at a party.

# police - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

UK police won't fine top scientist who breached lockdown rules

Scotland Yard criticised Professor Neil Ferguson’s behaviour as “plainly disappointing” but ruled out issuing a fine.

# police - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Man killed and two others injured after being attacked by water buffalo in Wales

A 57-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene, and a 19-year-old man was critically injured.

# police - Friday 17 April, 2020

Three PSNI officers injured after police car rammed in north Belfast

A police car patrolling in the New Lodge area in Belfast was hit by a silver car at around 3am this morning.

# police - Saturday 28 March, 2020

Citizens in the UK flout restricted movement measures to travel to tourist hotspot in Wales

They face a fine of £30 or arrest if they continue to disobey the guidelines.

# police - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Irish woman shot her husband and sons before taking her own life, US police say

Police from Reno, Nevada said that there is “no known motive at this time”.

# police - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Police probe far-right terror connection after nine killed in shootings in Germany

Nine people were killed and five wounded in the shootings in Hanau.

# police - Monday 17 February, 2020

Burglar pretended to be from utility company to gain access to home of elderly woman

The man was then joined by three other males who rummaged through the house while the woman was locked into her living room.

# police - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Teenager dies and woman hospitalised in UK after taking 'red bull' MDMA pills

A number of others were admitted to hospital after suffering adverse effects, Warwickshire Police said.

# police - Sunday 19 January, 2020

Dutch police arrest four after foiled jailbreak

Pictures from the scene showed the partially burnt white van parked outside the prison gate.

# police - Friday 3 January, 2020

Police kill man who stabbed passer-by to death in Paris park

At least two other people are reported to have been stabbed during the attack.

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