Any home is a potential target for burglars; some are more appealing than others and some offer themselves up with a bow that begs to be opened.
Two Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) officers will face charges for racially aggravated public order offences following an investigation by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC).
Following an independent investigation a file was passed to the Crown Prosecution Service who authorised the IPCC to summons two officers.
PC Kevin Hughes, 36, will face two charges of public order offences, one of which is racially aggravated, in relation to an alleged comment made on Wednesday, 22 February.
PC David Hair, 40, will face two charges of public order offences, one of which is racially aggravated, in relation to an alleged comment made on Tuesday, 13 March.IPCC investigators obtained summonses for the officers who will appear before Westminster Magistrates' Court on Wednesday, 5 September.
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Otley’s “irreplaceable” Neighbourhood Watch is urgently appealing for new volunteers to help it keep going.
A police officer has been given a final written warning after the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPPC) upheld an appeal from a 65-year-old man who suffered extensive bruising when he was put in an arm lock and pressed on to a car bonnet.
Whether it’s a family heirloom or a cherished gift, our possessions are often worth more to us than their actual monetary value. It might be an engagement ring, or a watch which has been passed down through the generations: some things simply cannot be replaced, which makes keeping them safe all the more important.
The Access to Elected Office Fund offers individual grants of between £250 and £20,000 to disabled people who want to be considered for selection as candidates for an election, or are standing for election.