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4,600 criminals let off in Britain: Indian-origin MP


September 14th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) An astounding 4,600 serial criminals in Britain last year got away with just police cautions or warnings, prompting Indian-origin MP Priti Patel to call on law ... Read more...

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British judge criticises police over leniency for French miscreants


July 29th, 2012 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) A British judge has criticised the police for their laziness as they preferred handing out on-the-spot fines to French youth following a violent assault because none ... Read more...

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Policewoman jailed for ignoring suspect burglar


August 27th, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) A British policewoman who avoided to arrest a suspected burglar since she "could not be bothered" has been sentenced to a year in prison.Constable Michele ... Read more...

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Drunk female offenders find solace in alcohol


May 26th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) Female drunk-driving offenders probably turn alcoholic because of failed relationships. Female drivers who drink are more likely to be older, better-educated and divorced, widowed or separated.University ... Read more...

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Brit man jailed for filming couple having sex then showing it to friends


March 1st, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 1 (ANI): A man in Britain has been jailed for one year after he filmed a couple having sex through their bedroom window and showed it to his friends at ... Read more...

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Brave Brit widow, 84, fights off burglar with walking stick!


January 20th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): An elderly widow from New Milton, Hants, has won police bravery award after she sent a burglar screaming from her home by battering him with a walking stick.84-year-old ... Read more...

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UK woman jailed for 2-yrs for falsely claiming rape against four men


January 18th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18 (ANI): A woman in Britain has been jailed for two-years after she was found to have falsely accused four men of raping her in two separate attacks.Emma Blunden, 21, ... Read more...

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Married US teacher who got teen pupil pregnant jailed for 3 years


December 9th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 09 (ANI): A married US teacher, who got a teenage girl pregnant, has been jailed for three years.Timothy King's 'glittering career' was left in tatters after one of the ... Read more...

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Brit man gets 7-yr jail term for blackmailing international pop star


October 30th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): A man in Britain has been handed a seven-year jail sentence for trying to extort thousands of pounds from an international pop star in exchange for highly sensitive ... Read more...

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Brit man, 75, back in jail after spending 50 of last 56 years in slammer


October 2nd, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 2 (ANI): A British man, who committed his first theft during World War Two and has spent 50 of the past 56 years in prison, is back behind bars at ... Read more...

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Maid forced into threesome sex romp in Malaysia


September 19th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 19 (ANI): A couple reportedly abused their Indonesian maid and forced her into a threesome sex romp with them.The maid's four-month ordeal ended when the couple felt their filthy ... Read more...

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Burglar in UK drops phone at victim’s house, then calls police to report it missing


September 14th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): A burglar in Britain really made it easy for the police to catch him, when after leaving his phone at his victim's place he called them to report ... Read more...

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Burglar texts cops to get his phone back!


September 14th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) A burglar, who dropped his mobile phone at a house, was easily nabbed by the police after he texted asking them to return his phone. Anthony Gawthorp, 24, left ... Read more...

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Rooney ‘fears hooker sex sessions could have been secretly filmed’


September 11th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 11 (ANI): Love-rat Wayne Rooney is living in fear that his sex sessions with hookers could have been secretly filmed for a tape that might wreck his marriage.He is ... Read more...

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Teacher found guilty of inciting child sexual activity


August 7th, 2010 - 9:06 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) A school teacher in Britain has been found guilty of inciting two minor girls to engage in sexual activity, while he watched them on a webcam. Michael Harding, ... Read more...

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Lohan turns to Buddhism to stay calm in jail


July 9th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 9 (IANS) Actress Lindsay Lohan is turning to Buddhism to help her get through her jail term.The 24-year-old, who has been sentenced to 90 days in prison, has decided ... Read more...

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Lohan’s probation extended to August next year


July 8th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan will be randomly tested for drugs and alcohol until August 2011 after she serves 90 days behind bars. She was sentenced for violating the ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan gets 90 days in jail (Lead, changing dateline)


July 7th, 2010 - 6:17 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 7 (DPA) Troubled US actress Lindsay Lohan was Tuesday ordered to spend 90 days in jail for violating the terms of her probation by drinking. Lohan broke into tears ... Read more...

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eBay seller prosecuted for bidding in own auctions escapes being jailed


July 6th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): An eBay seller, who is the first to be prosecuted for bidding in his own auctions to boost prices, has escaped being jailed.Paul Barrett, 39, a dad of ... Read more...

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Indonesian terrorists to be sent to ‘terror rehab’ schools


June 1st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 1 (ANI): Convicted terrorists in Indonesia will be sent to "terror rehab" schools after a report found offenders were likely to return to extremist organisations.The rehabilitation centres will ... Read more...

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Indian climate change campaigner set free in London


March 24th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) An Indian environmental campaigner who climbed on top of the British Parliament last year in a climate change protest was set free as charges against him were dropped ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg gets permission to enter Britain


March 4th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) American Rapper Snoop Dogg has won a legal battle to get entry into Britain, three years after government officials banned him. The hip-hop star, real name Calvin Broadus, ... Read more...

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Bridgeport, CT man found guilty of robbing two banks


March 4th, 2010 - 4:05 am ICT by BNO News
BRIDGEPORT, CONNECTICUT (BNO NEWS) – A Bridgeport, Connecticut man was found guilty by a federal jury of two counts of bank robbery, prosecutors announced on Wednesday.Francisco Deida, 46, Domingo Gonzalez and Henry ... Read more...

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Prince Charles’ ex-harpist escapes jail term


December 23rd, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 23 (ANI): Prince Charles's former harpist has spared a jail sentence when she was given a 12-month community order on Tuesday for handling stolen goods and attempted fraud.Jemima Phillips, 28, ... Read more...

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Naked Oz women caught in street fight


December 13th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 13 (ANI): A 26-year-old Aussie women was taken into custody after being caught fighting naked on the street with another woman.Kaysahn Trinity Gordon, 26, and the other woman were found ... Read more...

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Race hate murderer of Indian merchant navy officer jailed for life


November 11th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Glasgow (Scotland, UK), Nov.11 (ANI): A man was jailed for life with a minimum term of 18 years yesterday after being convicted of murdering an Indian merchant navy officer because of the ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole dealt another blow by brothers arrest


March 17th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 17 (ANI): Brit singer Cheryl Cole has been dealt another blow by another man in her life, her brother, who was arrested for assault.Coles brother Andrew Tweedy admitted on ... Read more...

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Woman jailed for 10 years for biting son to death


March 5th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 5 (RIA Novosti) A court in the Sverdlovsk region in Russia's Urals has sentenced a woman to 10 years in prison for killing her three-year-old son in a violent attack ... Read more...

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Author of ”The Art of Armed Robbery” being tried for robberies


February 25th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 25 (ANI): A British crime writer, who authored a book called The Art of Armed Robbery, is being tried for allegedly planning a series of armed attacks on security ... Read more...

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South Korean serial killer admits to murder of seven women


January 30th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Jan 30 (DPA) A South Korean man who was arrested for murdering a student admitted to killing six other women, police officials in the northern Kyonggi province said Friday.The 38-year-old said ... Read more...

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EU court says retention of innocent peoples DNA illegal


December 5th, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Dec.5 (ANI): The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that retention of innocent people''s DNA and fingerprint records by police is illegal. The unanimous judgment by the Strasbourg court condemned ... Read more...

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Romeo conman fleeced 3 women out of PS60,000 before being jailed


October 21st, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Romeo conman Andrew Penfold, 31, was sentenced to four-years in jail after he was found to have conned three women into getting engaged with him at once, ... Read more...

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Brit woman with rape fantasy in sex change op to turn into a man!


September 20th, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 20 (ANI): A mentally ill Brit woman, who fantasizes about raping other women, has been allowed to undergo a sex change.Taxpayers will have to pay 2,500 pounds bill to ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse’’s hubby may be released early from prison for good behaviour


August 11th, 2008 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): Troubled singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse could have her husband Blake Fielder-Civil home for the New Year if he behaves himself, according to new reports.Fielder-Civil, who is currently serving ... Read more...

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Indian woman jailed for financial fraud in Leicester


July 15th, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Leicester, July 15 (IANS) Indian origin woman Daksha Saujani, a tax official here, has been jailed for two years for siphoning off more than 116,000 pounds of the public's money into her ... Read more...

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