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British Police Arrest 660 Suspected Pedophiles

AP | Posted 07.16.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — British police say they have arrested 660 suspected pedophiles during a six-month operation. The National Crime Agency ...

Radical Russian Art Group Strikes Again

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.14.2013 | Arts

Voina, the radical Russian art group that once painted a 200-foot-long penis on a drawbridge in St. Petersburg, has struck again... sort of. Recen...

Anonymous To British Police: 'Stand With Us'

AP | Posted 12.25.2012 | Technology

LONDON (AP) — The online movement known as Anonymous has made an unusual appeal to British police: "Stand with us." Authorities said ...

Why British Police Don't Have Guns

BBC News | Posted 09.19.2012 | World

The deaths of two female police constables have brought into focus the unarmed status of most British police. Why does Britain hold firm against issui...

$3 Million Artifacts Recovered By Police

AP | Posted 06.14.2012 | Home

LONDON — British police say they have recovered two Chinese artifacts valued together at more than 2 million pounds ($3.2 million) that were sto...

UK Police Aim To Adapt To Twitter-Led Protests

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

LONDON — Authorities will have to move faster to help contain the increasing number of protests being organized and run through social media sit...

1,000 CCTV Cameras To Solve One Crime: British Police

The Telegraph | Christopher Hope | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Fewer than one crime is solved by every 1,000 closed circuit television cameras, the Metropolitan Police, Britain's biggest police force, has admitted...

UK Police Veil Exercise Prompts Criticism

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — British police have been criticized for an exercise in which two female officers spent the day in full-body veils to learn about Islam....

G20 Protests: British Firms Ban Staff From Leaving The Office As Police Fear Mass Riots

Telegraph | Richard Edwards and Caroline Gammell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Up to 2,000 demonstrators are expected to bring the City to a halt in "unprecedented" protests to coincide with the arrival of world leaders, and ther...

British Police Identify 200 Children As Potential Terrorists

Independent | Mark Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Two hundred schoolchildren in Britain, some as young as 13, have been identified as potential terrorists by a police scheme that aims to spot youngste...