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Hull police shooting: Man shot by armed officers

Hull police shooting: Man shot by armed officers
Police arrived at Hessle Road, Hull, after receiving reports that a man in the street was in possession of a firearm in the early hours of Sunday morn...
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Scenes of violence against police in north Belfast condemned as ‘reckless’

Scenes of violence against police in north Belfast condemned as ‘reckless’
Officers came under attack with missiles and petrol bombs in three consecutive nights of violence in the North Queen Street area.A senior police offic...
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Regional emergency exercise held in Essex

Regional emergency exercise held in Essex
Police officers from across the eastern region working together with partner emergency services took part in a live-play training exercise at DP World...
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Police tyre shooting was 'justified'

Police tyre shooting was 'justified'
Firearms officers were justified in shooting out the tyres of a car which had rammed a police vehicle, the police watchdog has ruled.The shooting took...
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Police mount 1,000 firearms operations after shootings across West Midlands

Police mount 1,000 firearms operations after shootings across West Midlands
 Force gun amnesty has seen 118 items handed in, including 37 lethal weapons and ammunitionWest Midlands Police has mounted more than 1,000 firea...
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