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# police - Yesterday’s News

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.

# police - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Investigation launched after off-duty police officer confronted at home by masked man with shot-gun

The attempted murder is being investigated by the PSNI in Fermanagh.

# police - Friday 27 December, 2019

Essex police say human bone found in Primark socks not linked to crime

The police investigation and a probe by the company at its factory have now concluded.

# police - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

New Zealand police call off search for two people missing after volcanic eruption

Authorities have recovered the bodies of 16 of the 18 people killed in the blast.

# police - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

New Jersey: Mayor says gunmen 'targeted' Jewish supermarket

A police officer, three bystanders and two suspects died in the shooting in Jersey City.

# police - Friday 29 November, 2019

Three minors injured in The Hague stabbing have been released from hospital

Police say they are are still searching for the suspect.

# police - Monday 11 November, 2019

Man set on fire and protester shot by Hong Kong police as demonstrations continue

Another demonstrator died in the city on Friday as protests continue.

# police - Friday 25 October, 2019

Post-mortem to be carried out on 39 bodies in Essex trailer tragedy

Irish company Global Trailer Rentals Ltd said it was ‘shellshocked’ by the news.

# police - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Minister says Irish trucking firm registration needs 'tightening up' in light of Essex incident

The vehicle involved is owned by an Irish company, but registered in Bulgaria.

# police - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Wanted fugitive jailed after slashing neck of man (21) and then going on the run

Shane O’Brien went on the run for more than three years after slashing Josh Hanson’s neck in a west London bar.

# police - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Extinction Rebellion launching legal action against police over London protest ban

Activists continued protests in the capital in defiance of the police order today.

# police - Saturday 12 October, 2019

From The42 England fans clash with Czech police in Prague Trouble

England fans clash with Czech police in Prague

The travelling supporters had set up shop in a square in the Old Town section.

# police - Friday 4 October, 2019

Investigators comb attacker's computer in bid to find motive for stabbing four colleagues

A man killed three men and a woman at police headquarters in Paris yesterday.

# police - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Paris knife attacker identified as IT worker (45) in police intelligence department

The man killed three male officers and a female assistant.

Four officers killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters

The attacker was shot dead during the attack.

# police - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Man arrested over New IRA bomb found outside family home in Tyrone

Police believe the New IRA intended to fire the mortar into Strabane police station.

# police - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Scottish police launch 'thorough and robust inquiry' after Irish unity march riot

Police said a planned parade by a republican flute band was met by a ‘disruptive’ counter protest.

# police - Monday 26 August, 2019

Teenager charged after 'suspicious fire' breaks out at Scottish high school

More than 80 firefighters worked through the night at Woodmill High School.

# police - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Two men arrested in Dublin over discovery of bomb under PSNI officer's car

The viable device was found under the officer’s car on the grounds of a golf club in June.

Police launch murder investigation after man shot dead in Co Down

The man’s body was discovered in a car in the Main Street area of the village just before 9pm.

# police - Thursday 15 August, 2019

'People are devastated and heartbroken': Nóra Quoirin mourned as autopsy reveals no evidence of violence

The family’s lawyer has said it is too early to rule out a criminal element in the case.

# police - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Norway mosque shooting being treated as 'attempted act of terror'

Only three people were inside the mosque at the time of the attack.

# police - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Police officer run over by suspect who attacked him and stole patrol car in Birmingham

The suspect is said to have violently assaulted the police officer and punched him to the ground.

# police - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

'We must remain hopeful': Family of missing Nóra Quoirin thanks public for support as search goes on

Nóra went missing while on a family holiday in the resort of Dusun in Malaysia.

Officers leading black man by a rope in Texas sparks outrage

Police said Donald Neely should have been taken to the station in a police car but only mounted officers were available.

# police - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

From The42 Baku Beckons: Dundalk confident of springing another famous European upset in Azerbaijan UCL

Baku Beckons: Dundalk confident of springing another famous European upset in Azerbaijan

Johnny Ward brings us the latest as the Lilywhites prepare for one of the biggest nights in the club’s history.

# police - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters march despite police ban

The march comes a day after violent clashes with police in nearby town Yuen Long.

# police - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Riot police fire tear gas at Hong Kong protesters defying police ban

Thousands of protesters defied a police ban today.

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