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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Saturday 20 November 2010
From the leafy serenity of Witney Green, with one of the Oxfordshire town's picturesque church spires and local pubs in the middle distance, it is not hard to see why David Cameron, the local member of Parliament, imagined a return to an old-fashioned community spirit could help solve many of Britain's social ills.
Friday 19 November 2010
The man found dying in the back of a van was named by police today as father-of-three Shaleem Amar.
Thursday 18 November 2010
Detectives were questioning four suspects today in connection with the murder of a man who was found dying in the back of a van.
Wednesday 17 November 2010
A 36-year-old woman was arrested today by police investigating the theft of a limited first edition of a Harry Potter book.
Tuesday 09 November 2010
A 24-year-old man was found guilty today of killing another man who died after being pushed from the top of a stairway, police said.
Wednesday 03 November 2010
A 43-year-old man will appear in court today charged with the rape of a woman at a hospital, police said.
Tuesday 02 November 2010
Detectives were hunting today for the body of a wealthy guesthouse owner believed to have been murdered following a bitter divorce battle involving a pre-nuptial agreement.
Saturday 23 October 2010
Monday 11 October 2010
The son of a businesswoman was being questioned today on suspicion of murdering her after she was allegedly stabbed to death following rumours of an affair.
Sam Hallam has spent six years in jail for a murder he swears he did not commit. Now, he has received the news he thought would never come - that the case is to be reopened
Saturday 02 October 2010
When Sam Hallam was a teenager he was tried and convicted of a murder he says he did not commit.
Friday 01 October 2010
West Midlands Police have apologised for installing more than 200 surveillance cameras in two largely Muslim neighbourhoods.
Thursday 30 September 2010
A police force today apologised over a controversial CCTV scheme which saw more than 200 surveillance cameras installed in two largely Muslim neighbourhoods.
Wednesday 22 September 2010
A 48-year-old woman has been charged with killing a mother and her toddler daughter who died in a house fire, police said.
Tuesday 14 September 2010
A grieving family discovered a casket of ashes buried in their loved one's grave, police said today.
Friday 10 September 2010
A law student who murdered his father in a bid to escape his "controlling influence" was jailed for life today with a minimum term of 16 years.
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