October 22, 2020

UK – Westminster crash: Salih Khater named as suspect

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From BBC The man arrested on suspicion of terror offences after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament has been named as Salih Khater by government sources. The 29-year-old British citizen, originally from Sudan, has also been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, Met Police said on Wednesday. He came to the UK as […]

Man jailed for Facebook post of London fire victim

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Indo Asian News Service From Yahoo News London, June 18 (IANS) Posting horrifying pictures of a Grenfell Tower victim on Facebook has landed a man in jail in Britain. Omega Mwaikambo, 43, was sentenced to three months at Westminster Magistrates’ Court after he admitted to posting the pictures, The Independent reported. According to the Scotland […]

British VIP abuse ring inquiry probes boys’ murders

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From Business Insider Scotland Yard is looking into the disappearance of three young boys as part of an ongoing investigation into child abuse allegations dating back to the 1970s London (AFP) – An inquiry into an alleged powerful ring of child abusers in the British establishment of the 1970s and 1980s is investigating the murders […]

The Editor speaks: “… the release of the documents held for … Operation T*** … would not be in the public interest.”

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If you filled in the blanks as (T) -“EMPURA” you would be wrong. The wording “the release … would not be in the public interest” is the main reason given for the non-publication of the Operation Tempura documents by the Foreign and Commonwealth office via the Cayman Islands Governor. Operation Tempura was executed here in […]

Officer says ‘disruption tactics’ used in Stephen Lawrence case in UK

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From msn news The detective who secured convictions against two of Stephen Lawrence’s killers believes that some senior Scotland Yard officers never wanted a successful prosecution. Clive Driscoll, a former detective chief inspector, has told BBC Newsnight that “disruption tactics” were used within the force during his recent reinvestigation into Lawrence’s death. David Norris and […]

UK phone hacking scandal will haunt Met/Unfair taxes

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Phone hacking: Met had the evidence. How will it explain five years of failure? By Nick Davies, from The Guardian Claims by senior officers that Operation Caryatid left ‘no stone unturned’ look set to haunt police force in light of last week’s trial It is not only David Cameron and Rupert Murdoch who are caught […]

Something rotten in the Metropolitan Police

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By Tom Harper, Paul Peachey From The Independent UK Corrupt officers may escape justice, thanks to mass shredding of evidence MPs condemn force as ‘out-and-out disgrace’ as Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe announces investigation into 1987 murder of whistleblower could be re-opened The head of the Metropolitan Police has admitted that rogue and corrupt officers may evade […]

Paedophile Jimmy Savile’s DNA, used to link him to unsolved deaths, clears him

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By SAM WEBB From Daily Mail UK Police who let Jimmy Savile escape with decades of child abuse have now used his DNA to try and link him to a string of unsolved deaths – but he has been cleared The prolific was a suspect in a number of ‘cold cases’ The family of the […]

Independent Exclusive: Scotland Yard’s rotten core: Police failed to address Met’s ‘endemic corruption’

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By Tom Harper Independent UK Organised crime infiltrated police ‘at will’, according to secret report. Top-level internal inquiry identified scores of corrupt individuals working for Met. Organised criminals were able to infiltrate Scotland Yard “at will” by bribing corrupt officers, according to an explosive report leaked to The Independent. The Metropolitan Police file, written in […]