- Police hit back at unsafe Selly Oak claims ukcri.me/62982Police hit back at unsafe Selly Oak claims Birmingham Police have branded claims that they are not tackling crimes in Selly Oak as “unfair”.Officers have spoken out following inaccurate reports that crime in the area has rocketed over recent weeks.Figures for robberies, burglaries and all crimes spanning six years paint […]
- 3 Men jailed after over the killing of 14yr old Jordan Watson ukcri.me/62975Three Carlisle men have been sentenced to 51 years in prison for their role in the killing of 14-year-old Jordan Watson last June.The following two men were found guilty of murder: – George Thomson, 19, of Upperby Road, Carlisle, was sentenced to life in prison, and will serve a minimum […]
- Peter Kibisu jailed for rape and murder of Harrow woman ukcri.me/62972A man has been jailed for life, to serve a minimum of 27 years’ imprisonment, for the rape and murder of a woman in Harrow.Peter Kibisu, 24, (05.01.92) of Northumberland Road, Harrow was charged on 17 August 2015 with the murder of 31-year-old Elizabeth Nnyanzi at a house in Northumberland […]
- Daniel Smith murder investigation police arrest 10 ukcri.me/62969Police investigating the murder of a man in Salford have now made 10 arrests.At around 1.20am on Wednesday 20 January 2016, police were called to Irwell Street in Ordsall following reports that a tent located under a railway bridge was on fire.When Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue extinguished the fire, […]
- EX PCSO James Wicks sentenced for possession of indecent images of children ukcri.me/62964James Wicks, 35, from Basingstoke was today sentenced at Winchester Crown Court to two years’ imprisonment after pleading guilty to six offences of possessing indecent images of a child, one offence* of distributing an indecent image of a child and one offence of being concerned in supplying a class A […]
- Police arrest five in connection with recent shootings in Manchester ukcri.me/62961Police have made five arrests this week after recent shootings in Manchester.Detectives investigating ongoing disputes between Manchester crime groups have made five arrests this week in connection with firearms discharges.Investigation launched after 3rd shooting in Levenshulme since Christmas from UK News Video on Vimeo.On Wednesday 6 January 2016, a 24-year-old […]
- Family and colleagues pay tribute to the life of Special Constable David Platt ukcri.me/62958The family and colleagues of David Platt have paid tribute to his life.David, aged 32, of Schneider Road, Barrow-in-Furness, was a serving Special Constable based in Barrow and also held a civilian role at Cumbria Constabulary Headquarters in Penrith.The parents of David said: “David was a very, very caring and […]
- Vladislav Pomozov charged with the murder of Andrejs Trofimovics in Bournemouth ukcri.me/62956Detectives investigating the death of a man in Bournemouth have today charged a man with murder.Police were called to an address in Cleveland Road in the town at around 2.25am on Friday 1 January 2016 and discovered a 25-year-old man with serious injuries.He sadly died at the scene.A murder investigation […]
- Man attacked in Wednesfield dies in hospital ukcri.me/62953A man who was attacked at a pub in Wednesfield on New Year’s Eve died in hospital last night (2 January).Detectives have now launched a murder investigation after the 50-year-old suffered a serious head injury in the beer garden or smoking area of The Boat pub in Church Street at […]
- Man dies after taking drug at Birmingham nightclub ukcri.me/62949A man who is believed to have taken a contaminated drug at a Birmingham nightclub has died in hospital.The 18-year-old man from the Chelmsley Wood area was taken to hospital on New Year’s Day after taking what police believe was a ‘bad batch’ of a suspected class A drug.Four other […]
The East Midlands Regional Assembly has met for the last time before being abolished.
The assembly, which had its final meeting on Friday, includes MEPs, business representatives, and local politicians nominated from councils.
It was launched in Leicester in 1998, but is now being scrapped along with seven other assemblies in England. BBC