Tag Archives: Police

Kaepernick anthem protest: Police threaten boycott

Police officers have threatened to boycott the home games of the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers if the organisation fails to take action to halt protests by its quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick has refused to stand for the national anthem in a protest against the plight of black people in the US. A letter from Santa Clara police says Kaepernick’s actions ...

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Lawrence Taylor — Arrested For DUI … Allegedly Hits Police Car

Breaking News Lawrence Taylor was arrested in Florida Friday afternoon … after cops say he drunkenly crashed into a police cruiser and a mobile home. The 57 year old NFL legend was driving his Bentley in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida when he lost control and hit the two cars … this according to the WPTV. Taylor was taken into custody ...

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Migrant crisis: Hungary police recruit 'border-hunters'

The Hungarian police are advertising for 3,000 “border-hunters”, who will reinforce up to 10,000 police and soldiers patrolling a razor-wire fence built to keep migrants out. The new recruits, like existing officers, will carry pistols with live ammunition, and have pepper spray, batons, handcuffs and protective kit. The number of migrants reaching Hungary’s southern border with Serbia has stagnated, at ...

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Mexico federal police chief Galindo fired over Michoacan ranch killings

Mexico’s federal police chief, Enrique Galindo, has been sacked following allegations police killed at least 22 suspected members of a drugs cartel. The killings are thought to have taken place last year on a ranch in the western state of Michoacan last year. President Enrique Pena Nieto said he had dismissed Mr Galindo to allow for a transparent investigation. Earlier ...

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Colin Kaepernick — Police Org. Demands Apology … How Dare You Attack Cops!

The San Francisco Police Officers Association is demanding an apology from the 49ers and the NFL — claiming “your employee,” Colin Kaepernick, has disrespected cops … and they won’t stand for it.  The SFPOA — the largest union representing the S.F.P.D — has fired off a letter to 49ers owner Jed York and NFL commish Roger Goodell to address the ...

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Bomb blast at Brussels police building

A bomb has gone off outside the Brussels criminology institute, without causing casualties, Belgian media report This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. If you want to receive Breaking News alerts via email, or on a smartphone or tablet via the BBC News App then ...

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Mariah Carey’s Sister Arrest On Prostitution Charges, Police Issue Warning To Possible Johns To See A Doctor

Mariah Carey’s estranged sister Alison A. Carey was arrested on prostitution charges in Saugerties, New York on Friday. The 55-year old Carey was arrested after she was busted in a sting while allegedly soliciting an undercover police officer for sex. According to authorities, anyone who may have had sexual contact with Carey recently is advised to see a doctor since ...

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Police in Spain dismantle 'illegal Chinese immigration ring'

Spanish police say they have dismantled a nationwide network that illegally regularised the working status of Chinese immigrants in Spain. They arrested 57 people in Barcelona, Valencia, San Sebastian and Las Palmas in the Canary Islands. Chinese nationals illegally living in Spain reportedly paid the ring €8,000 ($ 8,960; £6,820) each to obtain fake contracts as domestic workers. In return ...

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Bangladesh 'cafe attack planner killed' in police raid

Bangladeshi police say they have stormed a hideout near Dhaka and killed the suspected planner of a cafe attack last month that left 22 people dead. Police said the dead “most probably” included Bangladeshi-Canadian citizen Tamim Chowdhury. Two other suspected militants died in the raid. Twenty hostages and two police officers were killed in the cafe attack in July. Bangladeshi ...

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Blast hits police building in Cizre, Turkey

A large car bomb has exploded outside a police building in Cizre, south-east Turkey, reports say. Many people are feared to have been killed and wounded, sources say. Pictures posted on social media showed a multi-storey building in ruins. It is unclear who carried out the attack, but Turkish media have blamed the banned Kurdistan Workers Party, PKK. Cizre has ...

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