Tag Archives: London

SURREY CONSTABULARY TIMELINE: 1976-80

1976, Friday 9 January: An armed robbery occurred at a garage in Woking. The attendant was badly assaulted by a masked man carrying a Luger type pistol who had threatened to shoot him. The sum of £120 was stolen from … Continue reading

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THE WORLD’S LARGEST DIAMOND HEIST IN MODERN HISTORY

03.12.09 The Diamond District, Antwerp, Belgium. Leonardo Notarbartolo strolls into the prison visiting room trailing a guard as if the guy were his personal assistant. The other convicts in this eastern Belgian prison turn to look. Notarbartolo nods and smiles … Continue reading

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CRIME FIGHTING MODELS FOR COMBAT AGAINST ORGANISED CRIME AND TERRORISM – UK AND ITALY

March 24 2004 There are different models of intelligence activities and repression used against organised crime in Europe, some of them having been an example for specialised structures of crime control in the region of Southeast Europe. Probably the most … Continue reading

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TAXI DRIVERS TARGET WOMEN

Saturday September 14 2013 – Women are being sexually assaulted by taxi drivers preying on lone females leaving clubs and parties, specialist doctors who examine rape victims warn. Research by the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine shows most victims – … Continue reading

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11-YEAR-OLD BOY RAPED WHILE WALKING TO SCHOOL

September 24 2014 – Police have stepped up patrols after a boy of 11 was allegedly dragged from a London street in broad daylight and raped. The horrific incident is believed to have happened in the stairwell of a building. … Continue reading

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US SPY OUTRAGE – Thursday August 1 2013

– Julian Assange has defended wikileak’s ability to protect its sources after US soldier Bradley Manning’s conviction for espionage. Assange said yesterday’s verdicts against Manning, who leaked an estimated 250,000 diplomatic cables and 500,000 classified military documents to WikiLeaks, was … Continue reading

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CONFIDANTS KEY TO ASSANGE CAMPAIGN – Tuesday June 25 2013

– Sarah Harrison isn’t a person who seeks publicity. However, the WikiLeaks staff member may get more than 15 minutes of fame after she accompanied US intelligence whistleblower Edward Snowden on an Aeroflot flight from Hong Kong to Moscow on … Continue reading

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DEAD RIGHT, IN THE NAME OF THE LAW – Saturday June 8 2013

– For a man who has seen more dead people than Count Dracula, Professor Stephen Cordner seems to have remained a remarkably balanced fellow. His modest Southbank office provides few clues to the nature of his daily business. There are … Continue reading

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DOUBLE TROUBLE – Friday June 7 2013

– It’s the highest-profile prosecution of an official leaker in the United States for at least a generation. In the dock is a young United States Army private. But he’s not the only person US prosecutors have their sights on … Continue reading

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BRITISH POLICE ARREST 13TH YEWTREE ABUSE SUSPECT – Thursday June 6 2013

– Operation Yewtree detectives have arrested a 72-year-old man on suspicion of sexual offences, as part of the investigation triggered by the Jimmy Savile scandal. The man was arrested in east London on Monday, then released on bail until July … Continue reading

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