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WEST Midlands Police has unveiled its latest instrument in the fight against crime - the 'banjolele'! A banjo-ukulele hybrid has been adopted by Police Sergeant Giles Dean as a novel way of spreading important security messages -- and he's hoping his George Formby-style "When I'm Burgling Houses" will persuade people to keep homes and cars secure.
The Metropolitan Police have this evening charged two men who were arrested in London last weekend with terrorism offences.
Both men have been charged under separate offences. A 25 year old man was charged under Section 5 of the Terrorism Act 2006 and Section 58 of the Terrorism Act 2000.
The second mam also 25-year-old was charged under Section 58 of the Terrorism Act 2000 and Section 4 of the Identity Documents Act 2010.
Both men will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Monday.
Andrew Mitchell has caused such an unnecessary media storm that has long been running because of his foul mouthed rant at officers.
Whether the word pleb was misheard or not Andrew Mitchell was known to use this around Westminster and Admitted shouting foul words at Police Officers which he has still failed to give his apology for.
After all police officers can only record what they believe they heard, and we can see no apparent reason as to why in this quick unexpected exchange why the police accuse Mitchell of a such uncommon word, knowing of a pending media storm and potential high risk of losing their job and face criminal actions, which is made clear to anyone making a police note book entry or police statement.
Mitchell knew he was in the wrong, Why else would he have resigned his position as a senior government chief whip, why would a Police Officer want to set up a member of the government.
Now the Government is ganging up against Three Police Officers and Three Chief Officers for an apology that Mitchell does not deserve.
Mitchell has used his political influence to spin the situation out of control, At the end of the day he caused such a media storm by not getting off his bicycle and using another gate because police officers were unable for reasons unknown to us use open the main gate of downing street, which considering it was Downing Street this would have been security reasons.
Because Mitchell did not get his own way the situation has been turned on its head in an attempt to cast a dark shadow over the integrity of british policing.
Why should Three Police Fed reps be forced to say sorry and why should now three chief constables be forced to do so, because the government this the police are wrong.
What about the damage government have done to policing? we still await that apology that will never come.
The Three Police federation representatives that the government is claiming misrepresented their meeting with Andrew Mitchell have been called to apologise for their role in the plebgate scandal
Damian Green said believes that the comments given by the representatives from the West Midlands, West Mercia and Warwickshire divisions following a private meeting with Mr Mitchell after he was accused of calling their Downing Street colleagues plebs, were "palpably untrue".
Speaking on the BBC's Andrew Marr show, Mr Green said: "He deserves an apology. Let's start with the people who left his office and said things that if you read the transcript were palpably untrue."
Asked if he was referring to the three police officers who met with Mr Mitchell when the allegations first emerged, he replied: "Absolutely those three should apologise."
Suffolk Police have arrested a man on suspicion of making or possessing an explosive item with the intent to endanger life following an incident at a leisure centre.
Suffolk Police were called to the centre of Sudbury yesterday evening following reports of a man making threats to staff, the male is then reported to have thrown a small ignited item into a room.
Police have confirmed the item was extinguished immediately and no damage was caused or anyone injured.
Police arrested a 33-year-old man, who remains in custody. Police have cordoned off an address in Woodhall Road, Sudbury.
violent armed robbers were caught out after one of the gang members posed for photographs, stupidly wearing the exact same pair the thug had worn in an armed robbery captured CCTV. They must have been his favorite pair of cartoon pyjama bottoms.
The gang who targeted newsagents in Kent and Sussex also stupidly created a Blackberry Messenger group named Armed Robbers and started uploading pictures to it, one which included one gang member wearing balaclava and posing with the handgun used in the robberies.
Gang members who left a traceable trail of evidence for detectives Terry Sullivan, 24, Thomas Balderston, 24, and Christopher Heath, 31, all of Ernest Road, Chatham, and Christopher Aldred, 23, of Kellaway Road, Chatham, have all been convicted at Maidstone Crown Court.
The gang of men terrified staff at newsagents by wearing balaclavas and brandishing knives and handgun in order to steal money, cigarettes, scratch cards and stamps,
Detectives swooped on Sullivan's home and after examining one of his mobile phones, officers found images of him posing in the same bright blue pyjama bottoms, covered with pictures of cartoon sheep, which had been worn by a suspect in one of the robberies.
Police in Manchester are hunting a 12 year old boy who might be responsible for a number of sex attacks around a university campus.
Greater Manchester Police have linked a number of sexual assaults over a one month period to the same offender bear the University Of Manchester
Police have released an evofit image of the offender, the appearance of a young offender makes the case even more shocking.
Anyone with information should phone police on 0161 856 4223 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
The Plebgate scandal is still causing fractions within the British government and British policing. The incident which is overly concerned with an altercation between Conservative MP Andrew Mitchell whom at the time was a Government Chief Whip and the Police.
The incident which occurred on the 19th September 2012 is still raging on over one year later.
The story become big headline news due to the actions of the initial conduct of Mitchell, he resigned from his post about the time CCTV and other evidence was made public.
However in the defence of the police eyewitnesses have backed up the evidence of police officer that Mitchell had indeed sworn at the Police Officers at their Downing Street post and called them "plebs" which infact means someone of a low social class. It's believed he called the officers Plebs after they refused to open the main gates of Downing Street so he could leave on his bicycle.
Although Mitchell had apologised to the police officers in question he denied using the word pleb brining the integrity of the police and the evidence of the police in to question.
However in December 2012 CCTV evidence which emerged and was released to the media cast a shadow of doubt of the polices version of events mainly identifying there was no eye witnesses. Later the eye witness account of the member of public actually turned out to be a serving police officer who was not at the scene of the incident at all who admitted sending the email showing false support for the incidents.
Promoting the metropolitan police to launch an investigation called Operation Alice. The operation revealed on 24 March 2014 that ten police officers and one civilian are suspected in the involvement of the incident.
A separate investigation into three Police Federation Officers Ken Mackaill, Chris Jones & Stuart Hinton are to be investigated by the Independent Police Complaints Commission.
By April 2013 Operation Alice was investigating if the officers had framed a serving member of the cabinet.
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