Police Officers killed / maimed

Which side of the line are you on?

By Mark Leech Editor: The Prisons Handbook Well, which side of the line are you on? People who assault police officers should face a “two strikes” system that results in a mandatory jail sentence for a second offence, Cressida Dick, Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police and Britain’s most senior officer, has said. My question is: […]

Cregan to die in jail

One-eyed police killer Dale Cregan is set to die in prison with a whole life sentence for murdering four people after his long-running trial came to an end today. Cregan, 30, had previously pleaded guilty during the trial to killing policewomen Nicola Hughes, 23, and Fiona Bone, 32, and father and son David Short, 46, […]


A police officer whose “irresponsible driving” left a colleague with severe brain damage has admitted careless driving. Pc Ian Thompson was driving a marked police car at 75mph in a 40mph zone when he jumped a red light, crashing into a taxi which was crossing a dual carriageway in Basildon. Reece Clarke, a special constable […]