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# police - This year 2022

Police officer wounded in apparent ambush shot and killed attacker
# Connecticut
# Connecticut

Police officer wounded in apparent ambush shot and killed attacker

Oct 15th 2022, 5:46 PM 43,250 Views 19 Comments

Two other police officers were killed in the attack.

One killed in Belgium anti-terror operation against far-right
# Antwerp
# Antwerp

One killed in Belgium anti-terror operation against far-right

Sep 28th 2022, 10:40 AM 8,668 Views 0 Comments

Prosecutors said the operation was launched to counter “the preparation of a terrorist attack”.

Serbian police clash with protesters attacking Pride march
# Far-right
# Far-right

Serbian police clash with protesters attacking Pride march

Sep 18th 2022, 11:56 AM 15,713 Views 11 Comments

Protesters hurled stun grenades, stones and flares at a police cordon.

Taoiseach to engage with ministers on the issue of police on public transport
# Safe Public Transport
# Safe Public Transport

Taoiseach to engage with ministers on the issue of police on public transport

Sep 15th 2022, 11:40 AM 7,121 Views 8 Comments

Micheál Martin says public transport must be safe and affordable.

Plane lands safely after pilot threatened to crash it into ground
# Mississippi
# Mississippi

Plane lands safely after pilot threatened to crash it into ground

Sep 3rd 2022, 6:22 PM 60,241 Views 7 Comments

Authorities later said the pilot had been taken into custody.

Japan's national police chief resigns over Abe assassination
# Shinzo Abe
# Shinzo Abe

Japan's national police chief resigns over Abe assassination

Aug 25th 2022, 8:01 AM 7,393 Views 2 Comments

The former prime minister was shot and killed on the campaign trail on 8 July.

Three police officers suspended in Arkansas after viral video of beating suspect
# US
# US

Three police officers suspended in Arkansas after viral video of beating suspect

Aug 22nd 2022, 7:38 PM 25,134 Views 10 Comments

It is the latest incidence of police brutality to be caught on camera and spark outrage in the United States.

Man released on bail after being arrested by NI police investigating Michaela McAreavey video
# PSNI
# PSNI

Man released on bail after being arrested by NI police investigating Michaela McAreavey video

Aug 12th 2022, 2:37 PM 24,163 Views 0 Comments

A video was widely condemned after it depicted men singing a song about the 2011 murder of Michaela McAreavey.

Murder investigation launched in UK as Irish man killed in a fight at holiday park
# Michael McDonagh
# Michael McDonagh

Murder investigation launched in UK as Irish man killed in a fight at holiday park

Aug 10th 2022, 11:44 AM 56,975 Views 0 Comments

Michael McDonagh was pronounced dead at the scene in a largescale seaside caravan park.

NI police investigating 57 reports of potential offences at 11 and 12 July bonfires
# PSNI
# PSNI

NI police investigating 57 reports of potential offences at 11 and 12 July bonfires

Aug 3rd 2022, 11:53 AM 6,974 Views 4 Comments

Potential offences at these bonfires include the theft and destruction of political material, flags, effigies and hate speech.

Five injured in Marbella nightclub shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

Five injured in Marbella nightclub shooting

Jul 18th 2022, 11:41 AM 33,931 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened shortly after midnight Irish time.

PSNI officers allegedly photographed and manipulated body of man who died by suicide
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

PSNI officers allegedly photographed and manipulated body of man who died by suicide

Jul 7th 2022, 4:51 PM 24,096 Views 0 Comments

Northern Ireland’s Police Ombudsman described it as a “harrowing case”.

Two die after helicopter crashes into field in northern England
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Two die after helicopter crashes into field in northern England

Jun 20th 2022, 7:29 PM 17,966 Views 0 Comments

North Yorkshire Police said that an investigation was underway.

Man allegedly dies of asphyxiation by teargas bomb after police arrest in Brazil
# Umbauba
# Umbauba

Man allegedly dies of asphyxiation by teargas bomb after police arrest in Brazil

May 27th 2022, 8:59 AM 6,942 Views 0 Comments

A video shows 38-year-old Genivaldo de Jesus Santos being arrested and placed in the boot of a federal highway police vehicle.

Hospital staff member arrested in Birmingham on suspicion of poisoning infant who died
# West Midlands Police
# West Midlands Police

Hospital staff member arrested in Birmingham on suspicion of poisoning infant who died

May 23rd 2022, 8:31 AM 17,581 Views 0 Comments

A 27-year-old woman was arrested last Thursday.

Five Frankfurt fans arrested in Seville after attack on Rangers supporters
# Discord
From The42
# Discord

Five Frankfurt fans arrested in Seville after attack on Rangers supporters

May 18th 2022, 11:06 AM 8,764 Views 0 Comments

Several police vans were called at around midnight to neutralise ugly scenes in the centre of the Spanish city.

Everton help police after Brentford duo say family members were racially abused
# Kick It Out
From The42
# Kick It Out

Everton help police after Brentford duo say family members were racially abused

May 16th 2022, 9:38 AM 2,941 Views 0 Comments

Rico Henry and Ivan Toney took to social media after the win at Goodison Park.

Man arrested after police officer injured in Derry after being carried 30 metres on car bonnet
# Derry
# Derry

Man arrested after police officer injured in Derry after being carried 30 metres on car bonnet

Updated May 4th 2022, 12:27 PM 10,685 Views 1 Comment

Another officer also sustained minor injuries in the incident.

Riots in Sweden 'linked to criminal gangs who target police'
# Far-right
# Far-right

Riots in Sweden 'linked to criminal gangs who target police'

Apr 19th 2022, 7:38 AM 21,597 Views 8 Comments

The country has been rocked by a series of violent protests sparked by a far-right politician’s plans to publicly burn the Koran.

Man arrested over Belfast security alert which interrupted Coveney speech
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man arrested over Belfast security alert which interrupted Coveney speech

Apr 7th 2022, 12:02 PM 5,250 Views 4 Comments

The Foreign Affairs Minister had to be evacuated from a peace event last month.

US police arrest man suspected of stalking and killing homeless people
# Arrest
# Arrest

US police arrest man suspected of stalking and killing homeless people

Mar 15th 2022, 1:05 PM 19,468 Views 0 Comments

At least two people have been killed and three others were injured in less than two weeks.

Dutch police find body of missing four-year-old boy as man arrested
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch police find body of missing four-year-old boy as man arrested

Jan 18th 2022, 7:16 AM 57,866 Views 0 Comments

The arrested man, Dave De K., regularly minded Dean Verberckmoes and his younger sister.

# police - Last year 2021

Police apologise for killing of footballer Dalian Atkinson
# Sorry
From The42
# Sorry

Police apologise for killing of footballer Dalian Atkinson

Dec 27th 2021, 3:21 PM 45,932 Views 14 Comments

The former player died in hospital in 2016 about an hour after policeman Benjamin Monk discharged his Taser at him three times

Boy, 8, named as latest victim of Wisconsin Christmas parade crash
# Milwaukee
# Milwaukee

Boy, 8, named as latest victim of Wisconsin Christmas parade crash

Nov 24th 2021, 7:16 AM 26,564 Views 0 Comments

Five people ranging in age from 52 to 81 were pronounced dead within hours, and Jackson Sparks was named as the sixth victim.

Rioters throw stones and fireworks at Dutch police in second night of Covid protests
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Rioters throw stones and fireworks at Dutch police in second night of Covid protests

Nov 21st 2021, 7:30 AM 15,827 Views 37 Comments

Five police officers were injured and at least seven people arrested.

Youth questioned after 7-year-old boy hit by flare at football match
# Incident
From The42
# Incident

Youth questioned after 7-year-old boy hit by flare at football match

Nov 7th 2021, 11:03 PM 5,626 Views 0 Comments

The boy suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene at Barnsley’s Oakwell stadium.

Minneapolis votes 'no' on replacing police department after Floyd death
# Minneapolis
# Minneapolis

Minneapolis votes 'no' on replacing police department after Floyd death

Nov 3rd 2021, 7:18 AM 13,764 Views 6 Comments

Over 56% voted against amending the Minneapolis City Charter to create the new department.

Missing four-year-old girl found in Australia after two-week search, police confirm
# Cleo Smith
# Cleo Smith

Missing four-year-old girl found in Australia after two-week search, police confirm

Nov 2nd 2021, 9:58 PM 63,458 Views 17 Comments

Cleo Smith was found in a “locked house” in the coastal town of Carnarvon.

Johnson says UK police system needs fixing over complaints by women and girls
# Sarah Everard
# Sarah Everard

Johnson says UK police system needs fixing over complaints by women and girls

Oct 2nd 2021, 12:45 PM 15,023 Views 12 Comments

The UK Prime Minister says women are ‘finding their lives lost to this system’ while police do not take their complaints seriously enough.

Police watchdog probes ‘offensive messages’ shared with Couzens before Sarah Everard murder
# Wayne Couzens
# Wayne Couzens

Police watchdog probes ‘offensive messages’ shared with Couzens before Sarah Everard murder

Oct 1st 2021, 5:24 PM 29,298 Views 0 Comments

The material was said to be misogynistic, racist and homophobic.

Man arrested in connection with death of 22-year-old Limerick man in Greece
# Castletroy
# Castletroy

Man arrested in connection with death of 22-year-old Limerick man in Greece

Aug 31st 2021, 1:36 PM 75,813 Views 0 Comments

Niall O’Brien died on the Greek island of Ios after being struck by another male, police said.

Watchdog slams English police for overusing Taser on black people
# Taser Use
# Taser Use

Watchdog slams English police for overusing Taser on black people

Aug 25th 2021, 9:25 PM 15,535 Views 30 Comments

The report was based on 101 independent probes of incidents involving Tasers carried out between 2015 and 2020.

Woman (24) arrested as police given extra time to question man (32) over murder of two-year-old
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Woman (24) arrested as police given extra time to question man (32) over murder of two-year-old

Updated Aug 8th 2021, 6:48 PM 38,552 Views 0 Comments

Ali Jayden Maguire, died in hospital on Friday after sustaining head injuries.

Death toll rises to 32 in South Africa as rioting and looting continues
# South Africa
# South Africa

Death toll rises to 32 in South Africa as rioting and looting continues

Jul 13th 2021, 3:25 PM 15,516 Views 12 Comments

Riots began last week following the imprisonment of former president Jacob Zuma.

Six dead in South Africa riots over jailing of ex-leader Zuma
# South Africa
# South Africa

Six dead in South Africa riots over jailing of ex-leader Zuma

Jul 12th 2021, 2:31 PM 11,403 Views 3 Comments

Police said shops and businesses have been looted and vandalised.

Missing four-year-old girl found safe and well
# PSNI
# PSNI

Missing four-year-old girl found safe and well

Jun 29th 2021, 12:55 PM 15,713 Views 0 Comments

The child was reported missing from Derry.

From Korea to Kerry: Gardaí reveal massive international fraud with a 'significant footprint' in Ireland
# Economic Crime
# Economic Crime

From Korea to Kerry: Gardaí reveal massive international fraud with a 'significant footprint' in Ireland

Jun 29th 2021, 6:30 AM 49,253 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí say that Ireland is a target for international organised fraud gangs.

Police investigate anti-Benitez protests over potential Everton appointment
# Banner
From The42
# Banner

Police investigate anti-Benitez protests over potential Everton appointment

Jun 28th 2021, 2:46 PM 5,532 Views 5 Comments

There has been considerable opposition among some sections of Everton’s fanbase to the likelihood of Benitez becoming boss.

Second night of protests in Minneapolis over fatal shooting of man by US marshals
# Minnesota
# Minnesota

Second night of protests in Minneapolis over fatal shooting of man by US marshals

Jun 5th 2021, 12:17 PM 25,683 Views 24 Comments

Winston Boogie Smith Jr died on Thursday night in Minneapolis.

Police warn 'many more arrests will follow' over disorder during Rangers celebrations
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

Police warn 'many more arrests will follow' over disorder during Rangers celebrations

May 16th 2021, 2:02 PM 7,413 Views 8 Comments

Thousands defied Covid-19 and massed in George Square to celebrate Rangers winning the Premiership.

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