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PC Sharon Beshenivsky murder: Man arrested in Pakistan

PC Sharon Beshenivsky murder: Man arrested in Pakistan
A man thought to be the gang leader of a robbery in which a British police officer was shot dead has been arrested in Pakistan.West Yorkshire PC Sharo...
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Slough Offender Imported Guns Into UK

Slough Offender Imported Guns Into UK
A 37-year-old man from Slough has been convicted of his role in a plot to import 96 lethal firearms into the UK following an investigation by the join...
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Man charged after 60 guns recovered hidden in car

Man charged after 60 guns recovered hidden in car
The find is believed to be the largest seizure of lethal purpose weapons at a UK portA man has been charged after a National Crime Agency investigatio...
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Norfolk man sold guns to undercover NCA officer

Norfolk man sold guns to undercover NCA officer
A man from Norfolk has been sentenced to life imprisonment to serve a minimum of 17-and-a-half years for supplying firearms following a covert Nationa...
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Man charged following Norfolk firearms seizure

Man charged following Norfolk firearms seizure
Guns and Tasers seized following NCA operationA man has been charged with possession and the supply of firearms after a National Crime Agency operatio...
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Firearms seized in national operation

Firearms seized in national operation
At least 61 firearms have been seized and ten people arrested in a national operation targeting customers who had purchased prohibited blank-firing we...
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Guest — Jake
Low number of shootings, high number of stabbings and acid attacks. Brilliant.
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 17:23
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Joint Operation Nets Firearms Haul 

Joint Operation Nets Firearms Haul 
Nine firearms, including two AK47-style machine guns, have been seized following a joint operation by Border Force and the National Crime Agency at th...
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Jailed for supplying sawn-off shotguns

Jailed for supplying sawn-off shotguns
Two men from Birmingham who were responsible for supplying sawn-off shotguns to organised crime groups have been jailed for more than 55 years, a...
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Guns seized as 12 arrested in cross-channel investigation

Guns seized as 12 arrested in cross-channel investigation
  Twelve people, including a serving Border Force officer, have been arrested as part of an international operation targeting a crime group ...
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police smashed crime gang's bid to smuggle guns

police smashed crime gang's bid to smuggle guns
 Five men found guilty of supplying firearms to city crime groupPolice intercepted a consignment of guns and ammunition as it was delivered to a ...
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Joint firearms operation leads to arrests

Joint firearms operation leads to arrests
Two men have been charged with seven firearms offences after they were arrested by armed officers from the National Crime Agency.Zahid Ali (33) from N...
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Policy changes to counter terror attack tactics may have left officers without protection on post-incident procedures.

Policy changes to counter terror attack tactics may have left officers without protection on post-incident procedures.
 Neither the National Police Chiefs' Council (NPCC) nor the Home Office would be drawn on whether the 'shoot to stop' switch comes with the added...
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