Tag Archives: Police

Three burka-clad women shot dead by police in terror attack

The city of Mombasa, with a large Muslim population on the coast of Kenya, has been targeted by Islamist militants in recent years although the frequency of attacks have subsided. Under the pretext of reporting a stolen phone, the women walked into the police station on Saturday morning, a knife and petrol bomb concealed in their traditional Buibui robes. Patterson ...

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Third Irish Olympic Council chief wanted by police in Brazil over the illegal sale of Rio 2016 tickets 

A third Irishman is wanted in connection with the Rio ticket scandal  Police want to arrest the sports director of the Olympic Council of Ireland   Martin Burke could be extradited to Brazil where he could face charges He would join OCI’s chief Patrick Hickey and THG executive Kevin Mallon By Simon Holmes For Mailonline Published: 09:03 EST, 9 September 2016 | Updated: 10:19 ...

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Teenage terror suspect gunned down by French police after she stabbed an officer was 'ISIS fanatic who wanted to attack a busy Paris train station'

Three women arrested after gas cylinders found near Notre Dame in Paris One woman who wanted to run away to join ISIS was in custody yesterday A police officer was stabbed and suspect shot in arrests during terror raid Teenager was ‘sworn ISIS fanatic’ who wanted to attack mainline station  By Peter Allen In Paris for MailOnline Published: 15:33 EST, 8 ...

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Disney Star Orlando Brown — Busted for Hitting GF In Police Station Parking Lot (MUG SHOT)

Ex-Disney star Orlando Brown pulled into a police station parking lot while arguing with his girlfriend and then allegedly struck her, while he had meth on him. Law enforcement sources tell us the bizarre incident went down in January in Torrance, CA when someone using a nearby ATM spotted the “That’s So Raven” star in the car. We’re told the ...

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Police and vendors clash in Hong Kong

Hong Kong clashes as police clear food stalls 9 February 2016 From the section China Image copyright AP Image caption Several hundred people took part in the disturbances Clashes have broken out in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong during a police operation to clear illegal food stalls. The unrest erupted as food and hygiene inspectors tried to move ...

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Turkish Police Seize Hundreds of Fake Lifejackets from Factory in Coastal Smuggling Hub

Citing the Agence France-Presse and Dogan news agencies, the Guardian reports that Turkish police have discovered a factory producing fake lifejackets filled with non-buoyant materials. Earlier this week, the bodies of 34 refugees washed ashore in Ayvalık and Dikili. http://gawker.com/bodies-of-at-l… Police reportedly seized over a thousand lifejackets from the workshop in Izmir, a major hub for human smuggling on the ...

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Arrest over Ferguson police shooting

An arrest has been made in connection with the shooting of two police officers in the troubled city of Ferguson, US police say. Two police officers were wounded when shots were fired at them during a protest on Thursday night. St Louis County officials are due to give more details at a press briefing. Ferguson ...

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2 officers shot at protest outside Ferguson police station, authorities say

FERGUSON, Mo. – Two officers were shot in front of the Ferguson Police Department early Thursday, authorities said, as demonstrators gathered after the city’s police chief resigned in the wake of a scathing Justice Department report alleging bias in the police department and court. A 32-year-old officer from nearby Webster Groves was shot in the face and a 41-year-old officer ...

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