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The Inverness Courier
Drug dealers warned: 'We will find you'our streets. Detective Chief Inspector Michael Sutherland, head of CID and the
The Inverness Courier / Posted yesterday
our streets. Detective Chief Inspector Michael Sutherland, head of CID and the intelligence and serious organised crime investigations unit in the Highlands and Islands, said the week had been a huge success. "What is important to stress is... Read more
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birminghammail
These are the secret codes being used by Birmingham gangsWest Midlands Police has given rare insight into the secret codes and signs use
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
West Midlands Police has given rare insight into the secret codes and signs used by gangs in the region to communicate. PC Gaz Evans from Force CID has spent time learning the language and interpreting the hand signals of suspected gang members... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The making of a monster: How Salman Abedi became a mass murderernow know was marked by anger, and, by his final act, proven to be murderous. Bu
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
now know was marked by anger, and, by his final act, proven to be murderous. But also ​the ​climate he grew up in, his community and his family. A background of fundamentalist Islam, revolutionary politics and ties to known terrorists​, a... Read more
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birminghammail
Secret gangster hand sign codes cracked by policemanPC Gaz Evans from Force CID has spent time learning the language and interpreti
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
PC Gaz Evans from Force CID has spent time learning the language and interpreting the hand signals of suspected gang members across Birmingham. His knowledge of phrases and hand signs means he can decipher messages between gang members and establish... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Cape Town’s Special Investigation Unit shut downThe City of Cape Town’s Special Investigation Unit‚ which worked with police an
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
The City of Cape Town’s Special Investigation Unit‚ which worked with police and international law enforcement agencies such as the FBI‚ has been shut down. The unit had a wide mandate and‚ before it’s mandate was changed along with it’s name in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Another melee injures 3 inmates, prison saysreleased few details about what occurred in any of the previous disturbances, i
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
released few details about what occurred in any of the previous disturbances, including a July altercation at the Tucker Unit in which an inmate later died. Similarly, there was little information divulged about what may have prompted the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Gang violence drops in Portland so far this yearPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland police have handled 81 gang shootings so far thi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland police have handled 81 gang shootings so far this year — and that's actually a hopeful number for the officers who work on a team dedicated to trying to keep the violence at bay, their boss says. The number shows a big... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Gang violence drops in Portland so far this yearPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland police have handled 81 gang shootings so far thi
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland police have handled 81 gang shootings so far this year — and that's actually a hopeful number for the officers who work on a team dedicated to trying to keep the violence at bay, their boss says. The number shows a big... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gang violence drops in Portland so far this yearPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland police have handled 81 gang shootings so far thi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland police have handled 81 gang shootings so far this year — and that's actually a hopeful number for the officers who work on a team dedicated to trying to keep the violence at bay, their boss says. The number shows a big... Read more
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Aljazeera
Why do some peacekeepers rape? The full reportbut survivors, activists, lawyers and human rights organisations say such crime
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
but survivors, activists, lawyers and human rights organisations say such crimes have been allowed to continue with impunity. Through conversations with UN peacekeepers and officials, gender experts, academics, researchers and activists, as... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dorchester man charged with killing two people in deadly rampage last weekendA reputed gang member has been charged with fatally shooting a man on the South
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
A reputed gang member has been charged with fatally shooting a man on the Southeast Expressway on Sunday and then murdering a woman in his Dorchester residence hours later, in a rampage that also injured a third person, according to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Former deputy attorney general, 'Serial' appeal prosecutor running for Baltimore state's attorneydown crime to “record lows” at “record speed.” “The crisis of crime in our cit
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
down crime to “record lows” at “record speed.” “The crisis of crime in our city is shattering lives and destroying our communities. It breaks my heart,” Vignarajah said in a statement. “Enough is enough. This has to end, and it has to end now. I... Read more
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The Express-Times
5 arrested in Easton drug house tied to Bloods, police saySix people were arrested early Wednesday morning -- including five in a home wi
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
Six people were arrested early Wednesday morning -- including five in a home with suspected ties to the Bloods street gang -- in unrelated drug raids in Easton's West Ward, city police report. A suspected Bloods member was the target of the city... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
South Leeds cocaine gang jailed for total of 41 yearsEIGHT members of drug gang who were involved in a large scale cocaine dealing o
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 8 days ago
EIGHT members of drug gang who were involved in a large scale cocaine dealing operation based in south Leeds have been jailed for a total of 41 years. A court heard ring leader Cyril Hooton, 38, led a lavish lifestyle from the huge profits generated... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Gang violence drops in Portland so far this yearPortland police have handled 81 gang shootings so far this year -- and that's a
OregonLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
Portland police have handled 81 gang shootings so far this year -- and that's actually a hopeful number for the officers who work on a team dedicated to trying to keep the violence at bay, their boss says. The number shows a big decline – roughly 25... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Address Election-Related Sexual Violencenothing is done to them, what will prevent men from continuing to rape us?" Ja
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
nothing is done to them, what will prevent men from continuing to rape us?" Jane (not her real name) claimed to have been gang-raped by three members of the General Service Unit (GSU), a para-military wing of the Kenyan police. She is one of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drones, Social Media Snooping and Cracking Codes - SA's Potential Gangs CrackdownGang lords in South Africa could in future be monitored from above - by drones.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Gang lords in South Africa could in future be monitored from above - by drones. A tech savvy national intervention to intensify the squeeze on gangsterism is in the pipeline, but such intense monitoring can only be implemented if police agree with... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Drones, social media snooping and cracking codes - SA's potential crackdown on gangsCape Town - Gang lords in South Africa could in future be monitored from above
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
Cape Town - Gang lords in South Africa could in future be monitored from above - by drones. A tech savvy national intervention to intensify the squeeze on gangsterism is in the pipeline, but such intense monitoring can only be implemented if police... Read more
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BC Local News
Police remain mum on Sooke Region murder probesTwo Sooke Region murder investigations "remain open and active," but police are
BC Local News / Posted 14 days ago
Two Sooke Region murder investigations "remain open and active," but police are revealing few details. "Both investigations remain open and active. At this time, there is nothing new to report on either file," said Cpl. Tammy Douglas, with the RCMP... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Police remain mum on Sooke Region murder probesTwo Sooke Region murder investigations “remain open and active,” but police are
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
Two Sooke Region murder investigations “remain open and active,” but police are revealing few details. “Both investigations remain open and active. At this time, there is nothing new to report on either file,” said Cpl. Tammy Douglas, with the RCMP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police 'Confused' Over National Gun Probe and Anti-Gang LawCBD. Two of the country's top police officers, including the national commissi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
CBD. Two of the country's top police officers, including the national commissioner, appear oblivious to stringent anti-gang laws, according to a report on a recent meeting. And when it comes to South Africa's biggest ever gun smuggling... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Police 'confused' over national gun probe and anti-gang lawTown - Two of the country's top police officers, including the national commiss
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
Town - Two of the country's top police officers, including the national commissioner, appear oblivious to stringent anti-gang laws, according to a report on a recent meeting. And when it comes to South Africa's biggest ever gun smuggling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Top Cops Are Flouting Vetting Processes - SAPS Managerof vetting cops. The admission, by a police manager, has emerged as South Afri
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of vetting cops. The admission, by a police manager, has emerged as South Africa's controversial crime intelligence unit is again in focus. Vetting is meant to be carried out by national intelligence structures to test a candidate's... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Top cops are flouting vetting processes - SAPS managerof vetting cops. The admission, by a police manager, has emerged as South Afri
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
of vetting cops. The admission, by a police manager, has emerged as South Africa’s controversial crime intelligence unit is again in focus. Vetting is meant to be carried out by national intelligence structures to test a candidate's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cape Town Underworld Breakthrough As Suspected Club Gunman ArrestedA major breakthrough has been made in underworld investigations, with a Mitchel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
A major breakthrough has been made in underworld investigations, with a Mitchells Plain resident appearing in court for allegedly shooting a patron and DJ outside a Cape Town nightclub in May. Naeem Harris, 21, of Portlands, appeared in the Cape... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Cape Town underworld breakthrough as suspected club gunman arrestedover security operations in a club turf war. (Pictures: Supplied) Cape Town –
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
over security operations in a club turf war. (Pictures: Supplied) Cape Town – A major breakthrough has been made in the investigations into the Cape Town underworld, with a Mitchells Plain resident appearing in court for allegedly shooting a... Read more
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Herald.ie
Senior cartel bagman busted with €830k cash as €50k car also seizedwas also seized. The Herald can reveal the major operation led to the arrest o
Herald.ie / Posted 17 days ago
was also seized. The Herald can reveal the major operation led to the arrest of a 34-year-old man. Gardai suspect the gangland fixer was in the process of handing over the substantial sum to the truck driver, who was then due to take the cash... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mueller calls on IRS in Trump-Russia probeprobe: FBI special counsel finds new partner in investigation into election int
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
probe: FBI special counsel finds new partner in investigation into election interference Agents from the IRS' Criminal Investigations Unit have been called into probe Investigation into Russian meddling in last year's election is being... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump lawyers 'tell Mueller the President DID NOT obstruct justice'when he fired James Comey (above) as FBI director earlier this year The specia
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
when he fired James Comey (above) as FBI director earlier this year The special counsel has teamed up with the Criminal Investigations unit, a body made up of experts in financial crimes, including tax evasion and money laundering, it was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Blacks remain focus of Boston police investigations, searchesThe number of people singled out for street investigations by Boston police dro
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
The number of people singled out for street investigations by Boston police dropped significantly in 2016, but blacks continue to make up a disproportionate share, despite the department’s efforts to reduce racial disparity, according to an analysis... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Parents 'telling kids who are victims of shootings NOT to speak to police' - Liverpool Echo Criminal gangs in Merseyside are "chaotic and disorganised",
Liverpool Echo / Posted 25 days ago
- Liverpool Echo Criminal gangs in Merseyside are "chaotic and disorganised", according to crime chief Detectives are often frustrated by the VICTIMS of firearm discharges... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ipswich MP Sandy Martin calls for increased policing to tackle ‘turf warfare between rival gangs’ Ipswich MP Sandy Martin is calling for more policing to tackle knife crime .
Ipswich Star / Posted 26 days ago
Ipswich MP Sandy Martin is calling for more policing to tackle knife crime . Picture: HOUSE OF COMMONS Ipswich MP Sandy Martin is calling for a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Understanding Khetheng's Fateplace a murderous militia made up of army, intelligence, and police officers. T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
place a murderous militia made up of army, intelligence, and police officers. The establishment of a Joint Police and Army Unit signalled the beginning of the end of a professional police service which did not see civilians but enemies of the... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Man offers killer pound of meth to murder ex-girlfriendfor violating a protective order relating to his ex-girlfriend, according to a
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 27 days ago
for violating a protective order relating to his ex-girlfriend, according to a DOJ press release. Loreto is a Norteno gang member, who continued to violate the protective order against his ex-girlfriend while he was in prison. Loreto’s intent... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Police, fire chiefs focus on pay, hiring in meeting with city counciland fire departments told the city council Wednesday they will need more resour
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
and fire departments told the city council Wednesday they will need more resources to fulfill long-term goals such as community policing and added fire stations. Columbia Police Chief Ken Burton and Fire Chief Randy White presented their budgets... Read more
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birminghammail
Cops target MORE gangsters after court injunction successPolice have said officers will go after MORE gang members after 18 men were ser
birminghammail / Posted 28 days ago
Police have said officers will go after MORE gang members after 18 men were served with landmark court orders banning them from large parts of the city. The court orders also ban them from making music videos that glamorise guns, gangs and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Danish inventor confesses Swedish journalist died on submarineSwedish counterparts, and will continue the search for Miss Wall's body Extend
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Swedish counterparts, and will continue the search for Miss Wall's body Extended search: A Swedish Sea Rescue Society unit searches for the remains of Kim Wall at Lundakra Bay between Barseback and Landskrona, in Sweden, last... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police agency explains plan for overtimewasn't in our best interest to say exactly what those hours would be," he said.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
wasn't in our best interest to say exactly what those hours would be," he said. The department's major crimes and special investigations divisions, which include homicide detectives and undercover officers, are exempt from the plan. Detectives in... Read more
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