Records Show How Police Closed The City’s Subway During Pro-Democracy Protests

Anthony Wallace / Getty Images A train carriage after it was vandalised at the University MTR Station. HONG KONG — Hong Kong’s police force requested that the city shutter subway stations or halt train service on at least 10 occasions that coincided with major pro-democracy protests, records obtained by BuzzFeed News show. Clean, efficient, and […]

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Police investigating sudden death in Halifax – Halifax

Posted December 11, 2019 7:48 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Halifax Regional Police are investigating a sudden death on Wednesday. Officers are at the scene of a sudden death on Washmill Lake Drive. READ MORE: Police looking for driver after man […]

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Four Suspects In Rape And Murder Of 27-Year-Old Vet Are Shot Dead By Police

world Police said the suspects were shot trying to escape during a reconstruction at the scene of the crime that took place in the early hours of the morning. By Nishita Jha Nishita Jha BuzzFeed News Reporter Posted on December 6, 2019, at 3:54 a.m. ET Reuters Tv / Reuters Police arrive at the scene […]

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Police searching for teenage sailor who disappeared 30 years ago find ‘bone material’ in cemetery

Police searching for a teenage sailor who went missing 30 years ago have discovered “bone material” at a cemetery. Simon Parkes, from Bristol, was last seen on 12 December 1986 when HMS Illustrious, the Royal Navy ship he was serving on, docked in Gibraltar. The 18-year-old radio operator took shore leave during the ship’s last […]

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Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson fired after ‘series of ethical lapses,’ mayor says

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson was unexpectedly fired Monday just weeks before he was set to retire, ending a rocky, three-year tenure as head of a department marked by controversial police shootings, court-supervised reforms and its handling of high-profile arrests. But in announcing his firing, Mayor Lori Lightfoot suggested it was Johnson’s personal failures when […]

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Eddie Johnson, Chicago police superintendent, fired for allegedly misleading public about car incident

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot fired Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Monday, saying her decision was based on his “ethical lapses.” Lightfoot said she decided to fire the superintendent, who announced last month he was retiring, after reviewing a Chicago inspector general’s report on its investigation into an October incident in which Johnson was found asleep […]

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Sudan has repealed its repressive ‘Public Order Law’ that had let police flog women for wearing pants

On Thursday night, the transitional government took a significant step in addressing Sudan’s troubled past by repealing a public order law that had granted police far-reaching powers to arrest people for a litany of infractions, including women who were found dancing, wearing trousers, vending on the streets or mixing with men who weren’t their relatives. […]

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Gunshots Heard Near London Bridge As British Police Respond To Stabbing Incident

@ShashD/TwitterArmed police on London Bridge A “number of people” are believed to have been injured amid a stabbing incident near London Bridge, police say. There were multiple reports of shots being fired, possibly by officers, in the wake of the incident, which has seen the bridge evacuated and shut both ways. A man has been […]

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Police offer €500,000 reward over Dresden diamond heist | World news

Investigators in Germany have offered a €500,000 (£426,000) reward for information about Dresden heist in which robbers snatched priceless diamonds from a state museum. Police said the reward was being offered to anyone providing information “which could lead … to the capture of the perpetrators or the recovery of the stolen items”. Police across eastern […]

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Football manager failed to warn his club’s owner about investors interested in third party ownership of players, court hears

A football manager failed to warn his club’s owner that a group of potential investors wanted to arrange third party ownership of players in breach of FA rules, a court heard yesterday.  Tommy Wright, who is charged with two counts of accepting a bribe, had agreed to arrange a meeting between Patrick Cryne, the owner of Barnsley […]

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