The Home Secretary has been asked to investigate whether vital reports and documents in the possession of Scotland Yard were seen in full by Lord Justice Leveson before he reached key conclusions in his report on the press.
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Friday 30 December 2011
The head of Interpol talks to Rob Hastings about his biggest fears in the fight to prevent another 9/11
Tuesday 27 December 2011
A teenager killed in front of horrified shoppers at the Boxing Day sales died from a "single stab wound to the heart", police said today.
Saturday 24 December 2011
Just one in four 999 calls received by police last year was classed as an emergency.
Thursday 22 December 2011
Police launched a series of raids on suspected summer rioters yesterday, Scotland Yard said.
Wednesday 21 December 2011
Police launched a series of raids today in a major swoop on suspected summer rioters, Scotland Yard said.
Monday 12 December 2011
The former cabinet minister Tessa Jowell has been told by police that her mobile phone was hacked "wholesale" by the News of the World and is preparing to settle her damages claim against the defunct title out of court.
Saturday 10 December 2011
The final total of people whose phones were hacked by the News of the World will be about 800, it was reported today.
Sunday 04 December 2011
Police were forced to use their own mobile phones during the August riots after a multi-billion pound radio system collapsed, according to a leaked internal report on how UK forces responded to the disorder.
Saturday 19 November 2011
Four police officers were injured, including three thought to have been stabbed, in an incident today.
Thursday 03 November 2011
Six police officers have kept their jobs despite being caught on film smashing up an unarmed suspect's car with baseball bats and a pickaxe handle.
Friday 28 October 2011
Anton Ferdinand has said the last week has been "crazy" since he unwittingly became involved in a race row with Chelsea and England captain John Terry, but all he wants to do is prepare for Sunday's Premier League match at Tottenham Hotspur.
Thursday 06 October 2011
Scotland Yard has lost crucial documents which would have disclosed whether the former Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, Lord Stevens, frequently met senior News of the World executives while he was in office, including an editor at the tabloid who is alleged to have been involved in the illegal hacking of emails.
Wednesday 31 August 2011
Will visitors to 10 Downing Street never learn? Yesterday it was Andrew Mitchell's turn. When the International Development Secretary flashed his memo on Afghanistan to the assembled press corps cameras, he joined a growing list – including a Metropolitan Police assistant commissioner, who resigned, and the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, who did not.
Friday 19 August 2011
The head of Scotland's biggest police force has said he applied for the top job in UK policing because of the "extraordinary circumstances" which left the post vacant.
Thursday 18 August 2011
A sign of how the job is regarded has seen leading candidates - including one admired by the PM - withdraw
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
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- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more