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# police - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Man with 'anti-foreigner' views arrested after driving car into crowd in Germany
# Bottrop
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# Bottrop

Man with 'anti-foreigner' views arrested after driving car into crowd in Germany

Jan 1st 2019, 2:43 PM 42,852 Views 45 Comments

The attack – which injured four – took place in the western city of Bottrop with police saying it was likely a targeted attack motivated by the anti-foreigner views of the driver.

# police - Monday 31 December, 2018

39 people arrested after man stabbed in London
# Knife Crime
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# Knife Crime

39 people arrested after man stabbed in London

Dec 31st 2018, 10:17 AM 31,048 Views 22 Comments

The man remains in a critical but stable condition.

# police - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

Charles de Gaulle Terminal 2 evacuated after people holding 'airsoft' guns cause panic
# Panic
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# Panic

Charles de Gaulle Terminal 2 evacuated after people holding 'airsoft' guns cause panic

Dec 26th 2018, 12:21 PM 17,482 Views 5 Comments

Passengers were evacuated from Terminal 2 for around 45 minutes after the incident.

Belfast police investigating after man stabbed in neck on Christmas Day
# Belfast
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# Belfast

Belfast police investigating after man stabbed in neck on Christmas Day

Dec 26th 2018, 11:28 AM 6,058 Views 1 Comment

The PSNI said it was investigating the assault that took place in the Turf Lodge area of west Belfast yesterday morning at about 11am.

# police - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Police officers who carry Tasers are more likely to use force and be attacked
# Weapons Effect
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# Weapons Effect

Police officers who carry Tasers are more likely to use force and be attacked

Dec 25th 2018, 7:00 PM 11,252 Views 19 Comments

Members of specialist Garda units are trained in the use of Tasers but they’re not widely used here.

# police - Thursday 13 December, 2018

British police officer jailed for 25 years for raping 13-year-old girl
# Ian Naude
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# Ian Naude

British police officer jailed for 25 years for raping 13-year-old girl

Dec 13th 2018, 3:56 PM 24,252 Views 0 Comments

He was found guilty of picking her up off the street and raping her in the back seat of his car.

Suspected Christmas market gunman Cherif Chekatt shot dead by police in Strasbourg
# France
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# France

Suspected Christmas market gunman Cherif Chekatt shot dead by police in Strasbourg

Updated Dec 13th 2018, 7:02 AM 50,679 Views 81 Comments

Three people were killed and 13 wounded in a shooting on Tuesday.

# police - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Italian police arrest Mafia 'godfather' in major raid
# Cosa Nostra
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# Cosa Nostra

Italian police arrest Mafia 'godfather' in major raid

Dec 4th 2018, 12:59 PM 20,241 Views 0 Comments

The suspects are accused of extortion, illegal gun possession, arson, Mafia association and other crimes, investigators said.

# police - Friday 30 November, 2018

'Many homes are damaged': Powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska
# Anchorage
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# Anchorage

'Many homes are damaged': Powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska

Nov 30th 2018, 10:42 PM 18,477 Views 4 Comments

Police in the city of around 300,000 said it had caused “major infrastructure damage”.

# police - Monday 26 November, 2018

Two arrested after suspected New IRA weapons and ammunition found stored above hot boiler
# West Belfast
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# West Belfast

Two arrested after suspected New IRA weapons and ammunition found stored above hot boiler

Nov 26th 2018, 2:41 PM 14,366 Views 8 Comments

Some of the rounds exploded during a fire which caused significant danger to local residents who were in the area.

# police - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Police officer stabbed in Brussels knife attack
# Belgium
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# Belgium

Police officer stabbed in Brussels knife attack

Nov 20th 2018, 9:16 AM 12,906 Views 42 Comments

Fellow police officers retaliated by firing shots at the attacker who was subdued.

# police - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Men arrested over photos of group in KKK hoods and costumes in Co Down
# Hate Crime
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# Hate Crime

Men arrested over photos of group in KKK hoods and costumes in Co Down

Nov 8th 2018, 4:30 PM 26,513 Views 64 Comments

Two men have been released on bail.

# police - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Company charged with offences following UK baby death investigation
# Ith Pharma Ltd
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# Ith Pharma Ltd

Company charged with offences following UK baby death investigation

Oct 31st 2018, 4:22 PM 10,574 Views 0 Comments

The company is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Monday 17 December.

# police - Friday 5 October, 2018

White cop found guilty for fatal shooting of black teenager in Chicago
# Justice For Laquan
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# Justice For Laquan

White cop found guilty for fatal shooting of black teenager in Chicago

Oct 5th 2018, 11:50 PM 20,782 Views 33 Comments

Jason Van Dyke fired 16 bullets into 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.

# police - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Nine fatally shot by police in escape from Brazilian jail
# Jail Break
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# Jail Break

Nine fatally shot by police in escape from Brazilian jail

Oct 3rd 2018, 10:50 PM 11,496 Views 8 Comments

19 others remain on the run from the Barra de Grota prison.

# police - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Three arrested after British millionaire and wife found buried on their own property in Thailand
# Phrae
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# Phrae

Three arrested after British millionaire and wife found buried on their own property in Thailand

Sep 25th 2018, 2:45 PM 36,124 Views 8 Comments

Police said that Alan Hogg’s brother-in-law has been arrested in connection with the deaths.

# police - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Bodies of five people, including children, found in house after man turns himself in to police
# Australia
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# Australia

Bodies of five people, including children, found in house after man turns himself in to police

Sep 9th 2018, 4:08 PM 51,201 Views 17 Comments

Investigators went to the house in suburban Perth after a man, aged in his 20s, presented himself to a regional police station.

# police - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Police officer shoots neighbour dead after mistaking his flat for her own
# Dallas
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# Dallas

Police officer shoots neighbour dead after mistaking his flat for her own

Sep 8th 2018, 12:27 PM 44,493 Views 75 Comments

The officer is facing a manslaughter charge.

# police - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Two people seriously injured in Amsterdam train station stabbing are US citizens, ambassador says
# The Netherlands
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# The Netherlands

Two people seriously injured in Amsterdam train station stabbing are US citizens, ambassador says

Updated Sep 1st 2018, 12:45 PM 24,496 Views 80 Comments

The assailant was identified as a 19-year-old Afghan man with a German residency permit.

'An attack on the press': Journalists released after arrest over theft of Loughinisland massacre documents
# Press Freedom
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# Press Freedom

'An attack on the press': Journalists released after arrest over theft of Loughinisland massacre documents

Sep 1st 2018, 8:05 AM 15,235 Views 0 Comments

The investigation centres on the suspected theft of documents used in the No Stone Unturned documentary re-examining the 1994 murders.

# police - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Charges dropped against ex-police chief accused of blaming Liverpool fans for Hillsborough disaster
# Norman Bettison
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# Norman Bettison

Charges dropped against ex-police chief accused of blaming Liverpool fans for Hillsborough disaster

Aug 21st 2018, 11:31 AM 11,984 Views 0 Comments

Prosecutors said the decision came as there were changes in the evidence of two witnesses, while a third passed away.

# police - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Irish among those detained after massive drugs seizure by Spanish police
# Cannabis
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# Cannabis

Irish among those detained after massive drugs seizure by Spanish police

Aug 19th 2018, 8:10 AM 32,982 Views 13 Comments

UK, Moroccan and Spanish nationals have also been arrested in connection with drug trafficking.

# police - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Triple stabbing outside pub during fight in Co Antrim
# Ballycarry
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# Ballycarry

Triple stabbing outside pub during fight in Co Antrim

Aug 11th 2018, 3:45 PM 10,699 Views 9 Comments

Police are looking for witnesses to come forward.

# police - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Watch: Cows help police catch suspect in Florida
# On The Moove
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# On The Moove

Watch: Cows help police catch suspect in Florida

Aug 8th 2018, 10:40 PM 26,872 Views 0 Comments

Charges against the woman include resisting an officer and drug possession.

# police - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Murder investigation launched after 7-year-old boy dies in fire
# London
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# London

Murder investigation launched after 7-year-old boy dies in fire

Aug 7th 2018, 5:40 PM 16,109 Views 14 Comments

“The pain his family must be enduring at this time, is difficult to imagine,” police said.

# police - Friday 3 August, 2018

Swedish police probed for killing man with Down Syndrome who had a toy gun
# Shooting
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# Shooting

Swedish police probed for killing man with Down Syndrome who had a toy gun

Aug 3rd 2018, 10:10 PM 20,510 Views 57 Comments

Eric Torell was shot dead by a police patrol in the residential neighbourhood of Vasastan.

# police - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Woman killed after gunman takes hostages at Los Angeles supermarket
# Gun Battle
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# Gun Battle

Woman killed after gunman takes hostages at Los Angeles supermarket

Jul 22nd 2018, 1:46 PM 16,156 Views 19 Comments

The gunman eventually handcuffed himself and surrendered to police.

3-year-old boy seriously injured in suspected acid attack in England
# Worcester
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# Worcester

3-year-old boy seriously injured in suspected acid attack in England

Jul 22nd 2018, 11:22 AM 63,460 Views 62 Comments

Police are looking to speak with three men in relation to the incident.

# police - Friday 20 July, 2018

Mother run over by her own vehicle pleads for help catching men who fled with her baby daughter
# Birmingham
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# Birmingham

Mother run over by her own vehicle pleads for help catching men who fled with her baby daughter

Jul 20th 2018, 9:06 PM 71,624 Views 20 Comments

Clare O’Neill was run over by her own vehicle yesterday by car thieves.

# police - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Dozens killed after overcrowded bus plunges off mountain road in India
# Uttarakhand State
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# Uttarakhand State

Dozens killed after overcrowded bus plunges off mountain road in India

Jul 1st 2018, 6:37 PM 12,990 Views 13 Comments

Police official Manoj Kumar said rescuers recovered 48 bodies from the accident site.

# police - Sunday 24 June, 2018

25 people injured in explosion at German apartment building
# Wuppertal
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# Wuppertal

25 people injured in explosion at German apartment building

Jun 24th 2018, 4:58 PM 15,232 Views 15 Comments

The cause of the explosion is not known.

# police - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry
# Charged
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# Charged

Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry

Jun 13th 2018, 9:02 AM 14,386 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old man is due in Derry Magistrates Court court this morning.

# police - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Police believe same organised gang involved in over 15 burglaries across Northern Ireland
# Criminal
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# Criminal

Police believe same organised gang involved in over 15 burglaries across Northern Ireland

Jun 9th 2018, 3:20 PM 7,355 Views 2 Comments

The PSNI said that the incidents had a similar modus operandi and that detectives believe the same gang may be involved.

Gardaí investigating after man discovered with serious head injury in Bray
# Injury
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# Injury

Gardaí investigating after man discovered with serious head injury in Bray

Jun 9th 2018, 11:44 AM 27,047 Views 18 Comments

Gardaí and emergency services were called to a scene outside a hotel on Bray’s Main St.

# police - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch hailed for fighting off real-life villains on London street
# Imitation Game
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# Imitation Game

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch hailed for fighting off real-life villains on London street

Jun 2nd 2018, 2:55 PM 22,512 Views 16 Comments

The Hollywood star came to the aid of a Deliveroo delivery cyclist who was being assaulted by muggers on a London street.

# police - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Police in Belfast seize abortion pills and robots from campaigners
# Abortion Pills
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# Abortion Pills

Police in Belfast seize abortion pills and robots from campaigners

May 31st 2018, 5:14 PM 20,418 Views 73 Comments

The demonstration saw an “abortion robot” deliver abortion pills to a number of women.

# police - Monday 28 May, 2018

Man injured in 'ferocious and inhuman' attack in front of woman and children
# Larne
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# Larne

Man injured in 'ferocious and inhuman' attack in front of woman and children

May 28th 2018, 10:54 AM 36,105 Views 16 Comments

The aggravated burglary happened early this morning.

# police - Friday 25 May, 2018

Harvey Weinstein posts $1 million bail as he's charged with rape and sex offences
# New York
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# New York

Harvey Weinstein posts $1 million bail as he's charged with rape and sex offences

May 25th 2018, 5:27 PM 30,086 Views 0 Comments

Eight months ago he was accused of sexual misconduct by a number of women.

# police - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Harvey Weinstein is set to hand himself in to the police tomorrow
# New York
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# New York

Harvey Weinstein is set to hand himself in to the police tomorrow

May 24th 2018, 9:14 PM 22,112 Views 19 Comments

Weinstein has been accused of sexual assault by more than 100 women, but has not yet been charged with any crime.

# police - Friday 18 May, 2018

Two-year-old migrant girl killed by bullet to the face in Belgium
# Mons
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# Mons

Two-year-old migrant girl killed by bullet to the face in Belgium

May 18th 2018, 10:00 PM 28,975 Views 88 Comments

It’s unclear whether or not the bullet fired came from a police officer’s gun.