Many forces reported a particular rise in anti-Islam hate crimes following the murder of soldier Lee Rigby
Thames Valley Police
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Thursday 14 April 2011
The pilot of a plane which crashed and injured Ukip leader Nigel Farage during an election day stunt was today convicted of making threats to kill.
Wednesday 06 April 2011
A kitchen porter at a top public school was acquitted today of attempting to poison the pupils' soup.
Friday 01 April 2011
Speed cameras in one county which were switched off last year due to spending cuts were switched on again today.
Saturday 05 March 2011
Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a woman was found dead in a house.
Sunday 06 February 2011
It is arguable that not since Rangers signed Maurice Johnston, a catholic and former Celtic player, more than 20 years ago, has any new player divided the club as much as the recent recruit from Blackburn Rovers, El Hadji Diouf. That adds extra edge, as if any were needed, to today's Old Firm Scottish Cup tie at Ibrox.
Friday 04 February 2011
A motorcyclist has been jailed for causing the death of his teenage pillion passenger who diedin a crash with a taxi after he had made his bike "invisible", according to police.
Sunday 30 January 2011
With a large whisky and a blast of Wagner, Oxford's most celebrated detective, Inspector Morse, would doubtless have wrapped up the case at the same time as knocking off the Times crossword.
Thursday 30 December 2010
Four men were being held on suspicion of murder today after a young man was fatally wounded at his home.
Wednesday 22 December 2010
Police searching for a missing pensioner have found the bodies of a woman and a dog under ice in a river.
Monday 20 December 2010
Thursday 16 December 2010
A budgerigar breeder launched a fresh appeal for information today after his champion bird was killed in a suspected sabotage attack by a rival.
Wednesday 15 December 2010
A 45-year-old father has appeared in court charged with murdering his former partner and her son at their home.
Tuesday 14 December 2010
A woman who was murdered with her son died from "multiple head injuries consistent with a heavy bladed instrument", a post-mortem examination revealed today.
Monday 13 December 2010
The first person to face a murder retrial following the discovery of new forensic evidence was today jailed for life.
Tuesday 30 November 2010
Two police forces have been warned they could face enforcement action over their "disproportionate" use of stop and search powers.
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