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London Bridge attacks – Counter Terrorism police appeal for information

By on June 6, 2017 in Crime & Policing, Terrorism with 0 Comments
London Bridge attacks – Counter Terrorism police appeal for information

The Met’s Counter Terrorism Command has now released the names and photographs of all three attackers shot dead by police during the terrorist attacks on London Bridge and at Borough Market on Saturday.All three men involved in the attack were confronted and shot dead by armed officers within eight minutes of the first call.The three have […]

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“Enough is enough” says May (unless it’s Saudi sponsored terrorism)

By on June 4, 2017 in Crime & Policing, Terrorism with 0 Comments
“Enough is enough” says May (unless it’s Saudi sponsored terrorism)

In a speech today the Prime Minister Theresa May promised to step up the fight against Islamist terrorism, saying “enough is enough” and that there is “far too much tolerance of extremism” in the UK.What Theresa May did not mention was that the report of an extensive investigation into the foreign funding and support of […]

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Raw courage defeats pure evil at London Bridge

Raw courage defeats pure evil at London Bridge

Six innocent people dead, at least 48 injured, three male attackers shot dead by police. The attack at London Bridge and Borough Market would have resulted in a much higher death toll if it were not for the raw courage of the Metropolitan Police’s firearms officer who, within eight minutes of the first 999 calls, were […]

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London Bridge Terrorist Attacks: Live Updates & Information

By on June 3, 2017 in Crime & Policing, Terrorism with 0 Comments
London Bridge Terrorist Attacks: Live Updates & Information

OK, news is still breaking as to what is happening in London at the moment but will try and keep this page updated during the night until the situation is clearer.  Will keep this running for a few more hours then get back to business as usual. If you find this page useful please share […]

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Four men arrested in Newham charged with terrorism offences

By on May 25, 2017 in Crime & Policing, Terrorism with 0 Comments
Four men arrested in Newham charged with terrorism offences

Four men who were arrested on Wednesday, 17 May have been charged with terrorism related offences. Three of the men are from Newham, one from Barking.Umar Ahmed Haque, 24, from Newham was charged with an offence contrary to s5 Terrorism Act 2006, between 25 March 2017 and 18 May 2017 with the intention of committing acts […]

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