October 22, 2018 5:26 PM Julian Cole: after five years of waiting police sacked for lying over paralysed man
Julian Cole was on night out at Elements nightclub in Bedford on May 5 2013. He was 19. Things went badly wrong. Having been asked to leave the club, which he did, Julian Cole asked for a refund. He was refused. He tried to get back into the club. A bouncer ‘took him to the ground’. Police were called. He was then “taken to the ground” – that’s a police 6
October 22, 2018 12:23 PM Julian Cole: Four Bedfordshire Police officers guilty
Four police officers involved in an incident which left a man brain damaged and paralysed have been found guilty of wrongdoing by a misconduct panel. Julian Cole was involved in a scuffle with police officers outside the former Elements nightclub in Bedford in 2013. PCs Hannah Ross, Sanjeev Kalyan and Nicholas Oates were found guilty of gross misconduct 6
October 22, 2018 10:57 AM Spondon Post Office blown up by cash machine raiders
Raiders have blasted open the front of a post office in a bid to steal a cash machine. Debris was strewn outside the Post Office in Chapel Street, Spondon, Derby, after the explosion at about 04:45 BST. Residents were woken by a "terrifying", "loud, subsonic bang". Nobody was thought to have been injured. Police said residents in a flat above had been evacuated 6
October 21, 2018 2:33 PM Driver who failed to stop for police killed in crash with lorry on North Circular Road
THE driver of a car who failed to stop for police has died after crashing into a lorry on the North Circular Road. The case has been referred to the Met's Directorate of Professional Standards and is being investigated by the Independent Office for Police Conduct. The Metropolitan Police said: “At around 02:54 hours on Sunday, 21 October, a car was involved 6
October 18, 2018 11:42 PM Jamal Khashoggi: Who's who in alleged Saudi 'hit squad'
Turkish media have named 15 Saudi nationals who Turkish officials suspect were involved in the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi journalist critical of the government who was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in the city of Istanbul on 2 October. Turkish officials believe the men are Saudi officials and intelligence officers, an allegation 7
October 18, 2018 8:22 PM Donald Trump threatens to CLOSE border with Mexico
DONALD Trump has threatened to close his country’s southern border to prevent migrants, “including many criminals”, coming from Central America entering the United States - as a group of 4,000 people approach Mexico. In a series of raging tweets, the US president urged Mexico to “stop this onslaught” and prevent the would-be immigrants from entering 5
October 18, 2018 3:40 AM UK weather forecast: Temperatures PLUMMET to SUB-ZERO as fog clouds the nation
FREEZING weather will sweep the nation, with sub-zero degrees in some areas and fog patches dotted around on Thursday morning, according to the Met Office. Meteorologist Aidan McGivern said: “With the clearest skies further north, that’s where the coldest air will be by dawn on Thursday. “Minus two in some sheltered Scottish glens, close to freezing 7
October 17, 2018 10:34 PM Jayme Closs: Hunt for 13-year-old after parents murdered
An increasingly desperate search is under way in the US after a Wisconsin teenager went missing and her parents were found murdered. The couple, aged 56 and 46, were found shot dead in their family home at about 01:00 local (06:00 GMT) on Monday. Ever since police have been looking for 13-year-old Jayme Closs, who they believe is "endangered". They say a 911 call and evidence 5
October 17, 2018 1:15 PM Missing Saudi journalist 'DISMEMBERED in Istanbul consulate'
MISSING journalist Jamal Khashoggi was tortured, murdered and dismembered in the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, according to Turkish security sources. Turkish and US media has published leaked reports of what officials said were audio recordings that prove the Washington Post columnist was beaten, drugged and brutally killed before his body was disposed 6
October 17, 2018 11:14 AM Where are house prices rising the fastest?
House prices are rising the fastest in the East Midlands, increasing by 6.5% in the year to August, according to official statistics. Wales also showed a significant rise - up by 6.2% over the same period, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). However, a "sustained slowdown" in the south and east of England has pulled back house price 7