Calls for police probe into saga surrounding Princess Diana’s Panorama interview

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Invalid EmailCalls grew last night for a police investigation into the…Continue Reading

Thai police revive royal defamation law ahead of protest

Thai authorities have escalated their legal battle against the students leading pro-democracy protests, charging 12 of them with violating a harsh law against defaming the monarchy.News of the charges comes as the Thai capital Bangkok girded for another rally Wednesday as the students push their demands that Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha and his government step…Continue Reading

Police case filed against Netflix executives in India over ‘A Suitable Boy’ kissing scene

Netflix, which has invested more than $500 million to gain a foothold in India in recent years, is slowly finding out what all could upset some people in the world’s second-largest internet market: Apparently everything. A police case has been filed this week against two top executives of the American streaming service in India after…Continue Reading

Italian police deliver donated kidney 300 miles in two hours using a Lamborghini

In one of the most Italian things that has ever happened, the Italian police used a Lamborghini Huracan to transport a donated kidney more than 300 miles from Rome to Padua, averaging 145 mph for the two hour trip. The Lamborghini Huracan they used, which was specially modified for such tasks with a refrigerated frunk,…Continue Reading

Police guard celebrity Nikita Mirzani’s home after she name-called Rizieq Shihab on social media

It’s no secret that Nikita Mirzani is one of the most outspoken Indonesian celebrities out there, but there are concerns about her safety after she made a snide remark about Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) leader Rizieq Shihab. The 34-year-old recently went on Instagram live, where she promoted her businesses and mocked Rizieq’s return to Indonesia,…Continue Reading

Berlin police forcefully disperse protest over rules…

BERLIN (AP) — German police fired water cannons Wednesday at demonstrators protesting coronavirus restrictions in Berlin’s government district, after crowds ignored calls to wear masks and keep their distance from one another in line with pandemic regulations.As water shot from the cannons rained down on protesters outside the landmark Brandenburg Gate, police in riot gear…Continue Reading

Coronavirus: Police halt lockdown-breaking baptism in London

A baptism service attended by some 30 people in north London was stopped by police for breaching coronavirus lockdown restrictions.Metropolitan Police officers halted the indoor service at The Angel Church in Clerkenwell and after a discussion, the church’s pastor agreed to hold “a brief socially-distanced outdoor gathering in the church courtyard”.Lead pastor Regan King, 28,…Continue Reading

Met Police ‘not free of racism or bias,’ commissioner admits as London mayor launches review of stop and search

The commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, Cressida Dick, has acknowledged the force “is not free of discrimination, racism or bias” as London mayor Sadiq Khan announced plans for an urgent review of stop and search tactics disproportionately used on black people. Dame Dick said she rescognised trust in police was “still too low in some black…Continue Reading

Canadian police have a long record of lying to the public

On August 26, 2020, Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit cleared six Toronto police officers of wrongdoing in the May 27 death of 29-year-old Regis Korchinski-Paquet, who fell from a 24th-floor balcony. Family members who were present at the time of her death offered, from the start, a very different account of police actions and responsibility in the death…Continue Reading

Police Chief Resigns After Inciting Violence Against ‘Marxist Bastard’ Biden Voters

Police Chief Lang Holland. (Image from his Parler profile)An Arkansas police chief has resigned after calling for “Death to all Marxist Democrats”—referring to Biden voters—on a social media platform popular with the alt-right.As the election results tilted in Joe Biden’s favor on Friday, Police Chief Lang Holland, a top cop in the small town of…Continue Reading