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June 19, 2018 3:29 PM Two teens robbed at knife-point in Long Riding, Basildon

The victims, both aged 15, were approached by two men while in Long Riding, Basildon, close to the ‘Toys R Us’ end, at around 5pm on Saturday, June 9. They then demanded that one of the boys hand over his bike before both victims handed over a small sum of cash. The first suspect has been described as white, with blond hair, aged in his late teens, of a slim build 6

June 19, 2018 4:38 AM Drug addict stole good worth more than £700

COURT: Magistrates ordered a man to pay more than £1,300 after he was caught with cocaine and cannabis. The drugs were found in Daniel Bennett’s possession on April 13. The defendant, 30, of Cricklade Road, Highworth, pleaded guilty to both charges when he appeared before the Swindon bench.He was fined a total of £1,166 and told to pay a £70 victim surcharge 7

June 18, 2018 6:52 PM Greece: 2 face racism charges over beatings of immigrants

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greek police say they have arrested one suspected extreme nationalist and are seeking a second as suspects in a pair of attacks on immigrants in Athens. A police statement issued Monday said the suspects allegedly attacked two Pakistanis on Friday, stole a mobile phone and cash, and beat them while berating them with racist comments

June 18, 2018 1:38 PM Chip shop boss who kept alcoholic tenants as slaves by making them work for free in return for drink, drugs and leftover food is jailed for eight and a half years

A cruel takeaway boss who enslaved vulnerable tenants and plied them with drink and drugs as he forced them to work for free has been jailed for eight years. Harjit Bariana forced penniless, alcoholic victims to work 13-hour days for scraps of food and no pay. The 46-year-old kept the British men in a squalid house in Blyth, Northumberland, and stole 4

June 18, 2018 9:36 AM Police seek heavily-tattooed woman who calls herself 'Asian Persuasion' after she helped rob a man at a hotel in Oklahoma

Police are looking for a suspected robber who is known to the victim only as 'Asian Persuasion'. The woman, whose real name is Geiselle Stevenson, is alleged to have helped two others ambush a man at a hotel in Oklahoma. She was identified as a suspect when the victim described the distinctive tattoos on her face and gem studs in her cheeks. The robbery

June 18, 2018 7:36 AM 'You can't say anything!' McDonnell endures BRUTAL grilling by BBC host over NHS funding

LABOUR’S shadow chancellor John McDonnell faced a brutal grilling by BBC host Nick Robinson after he failed to clarify whether Labour would back government proposals for raising money to spend on the NHS. But the BBC host hit back once again: “So you can’t say anything about how you would raise money?” Mr Robinson said: “You’re telling me you could be in office 6

June 18, 2018 12:28 AM Debit card payments more popular than cash

Debit card payments have overtaken cash use for the first time, new figures show, as contactless technology takes a firm hold on day-to-day spending. A total of 13.2 billion debt card payments were made last year, a rise of 14% on the previous year, according to banking trade body UK Finance. That outstripped the 13.1 billion cash payments made, as the use of notes 6

June 15, 2018 4:08 PM Cannabis seized during police search

A man has been arrested on suspicion of supplying class B drugs in Dover. Officers from the Community Policing Team made the arrest this morning after carrying out a warrant under the Misuse of Drugs Act at an address in Shooter’s Hill. While searching the property, they seized cannabis, cash and mobile phones. A 24-year-old man from Dover was arrested 8

June 14, 2018 4:00 AM £1m of unspent council money to help children and fix roads

MORE than a million pounds of unspent council money is to be splashed on free recycling boxes, better parking enforcement and special projects to help disadvantaged children in schools. City of York Council underspent by £620,000 last year, and has £761,000 of contingency funds left over. Next week senior councillors will be asked to approve spending 8

June 14, 2018 2:30 AM ‘Sup with the devil’ Dominic Grieve SLAMMED after holding SECRETIVE meeting with Remoaners

CONSERVATIVE rebel MP Dominic Grieve has been accused of attempting to derail Brexit after being spotted attending a meeting of anti-Brexit campaigners at the European Commission’s Smith Square headquarters in London on Tuesday evening. The event was attended by pro-European figures including Liberal Democrat peers, Tony Blair’s former spin doctor Alastair 16