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  1. A moped thug has been found guilty of an attack on a police officer that left him unconscious and with a dislocated shoulder. Ayoub Benhammwu, 22, was spotted acting suspiciously by two police officers on patrol in Notting Hill in August 2016. He ran off when he noticed the pair and was chased by one of the officers while another one followed in a car. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/moped-thug-kicked-police-officer-unconscious-and-left-him-with-dislocated-shoulder-a3737896.html
  2. Armed police descended on a flat in Clapham and sealed off a road after two men scaled the roof of a building. Locals reported a huge police presence in the south London street as officers attempted to detain the two men. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/armed-police-descend-on-clapham-road-after-two-men-scale-roof-of-a-building-a3739256.html
  3. A police officer has been left with a fractured eye socket after an "unprovoked" attack as he helped an elderly man and his grandson. Three officers were targeted after being called to help an elderly bus passenger who collapsed while travelling through Harrow on Monday. Scotland Yard said the alleged attacker assaulted the sergeant and two constables, kicking and punching them "without provocation". https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/police-officer-assaulted-while-helping-elderly-man-left-with-fractured-eye-socket-a3735376.html
  4. A disgraced police officer has been sacked for sharing racist posts on Facebook including one describing gypsies as "f * scumbags." PC Jeanette Cadden received once a commendation in 2015 for her actions in saving a suicidal woman who was about to jump from the Avon Gorge. But after posting and sharing a number of racist rants on Facebook, a tribunal decided she could not remain a police officer . http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/hero-policewoman-who-save-suicidal-11821812
  5. A man was arrested on suspicion of having a gun and another of assaulting an officer during a standoff with armed police in Ellesmere Port. Police were called after reports of a disturbance involving a man with a gun on Westminster Road late in the afternoon of Thursday, January 4. One resident described her fear as armed officers shouted “get down” as they ran towards the incident. https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/uknews/gun-arrest-after-officer-reportedly-attacked-in-armed-police-standoff/ar-BBHTuKo?li=AA59G2&ocid=spartandhp
  6. A man was chased down by a gang and stabbed more than 10 times in a “vicious, unprovoked” attack in north-west London. The 20-year-old victim had been spending time with friends in Harrow when he was chased by the group of four or five males down quiet residential streets. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/harrow-stabbing-young-man-chased-down-by-gang-and-knifed-10-times-on-doorstep-a3731081.html
  7. Victims of crime could soon use Amazon Echo technology to report incidents without calling the police. Police want to use voice-controlled Alexa devices to reduce pressure on call centres and even provide daily crime updates to members of the public. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/police-reveal-plans-to-use-amazon-echo-to-fight-crime-and-slash-number-of-999-calls-a3729846.html
  8. A police officer was rushed to hospital after being knifed while trying to arrest a suspect following a robbery in south London, Scotland Yard has said. The officer was stabbed in the leg while attempting to detain a man outside a High Street pub in Sutton on Tuesday evening. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/sutton-stabbing-police-officer-knifed-in-high-street-while-trying-to-detain-man-after-robbery-a3730426.html
  9. A police officer who became impaled on a spike while chasing a suspected motorbike thief arrested him after bloodily pulling himself free. Pc Dan Thomas collapsed from "significant blood loss" after he and his police dog Gil found the 22-year-old hiding in a bush, West Midlands Police (WMP) said. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/police-officer-impaled-on-spike-pulls-himself-free-to-arrest-suspect-a3728916.html
  10. Sadiq Khan has condemned the “horrific” spate of stabbings and warned criminals face the “full force of the law” after four people were knifed to death in one night. The stabbings, which all occurred within hours of each other as most people were enjoying New Year’s festivities, are not believed to be connected. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/new-years-stabbings-sadiq-khan-warns-criminals-face-full-force-of-the-law-after-four-knifed-to-death-a3729426.html
  11. An elderly couple were left with tears of joy after police bought them a brand new car for Christmas. Officers in south London surprised the husband and wife, both in their 70s, with keys to their new Vauxhall Corsa which appeared on their driveway on Christmas Day morning – plus a cheque for £2,300. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/kindhearted-police-officers-surprise-elderly-couple-with-new-car-for-christmas-after-theirs-was-a3727431.html
  12. The head of London’s police force has said more resources would be put into combating knife crime if extra funds were available. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said she understood all public services were stretched, but knew "exactly" where she would deploy any increased resources. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/met-police-chief-vows-stretched-officers-have-taken-thousands-of-knives-off-london-streets-a3727286.html
  13. Eleven people were arrested after a large fight broke out in a busy east London shopping centre during the Boxing Day sales. Two police officers were injured and taken to hospital amid the violent scenes in Westfield Stratford on Tuesday afternoon. Horrified shoppers described how a mass brawl broke out between two large groups, with dramatic footage showing security staff battling to bring the disturbance under control. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/westfield-stratford-fight-eleven-arrests-and-police-officers-injured-as-violence-erupts-in-busy-a3727251.html
  14. A police officer and a 61-year-old woman have died after a head-on crash in Sheffield on Christmas Day. South Yorkshire Police said a BMW patrol car collided with a Citroen C3 travelling in the opposite direction on the A57 at around 8.15pm on Monday evening. The force confirmed the 46-year-old officer driving the police car was pronounced dead at the scene, while a 61-year-old female passenger of the Citroen died in hospital shortly after. https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/uknews/police-officer-and-61-year-old-woman-killed-in-christmas-day-crash-in-sheffield/ar-BBHns43?li=AA59G2&MSCC=1514306735&ocid=spartandhp
  15. This is the moment thieves stole £1,000 of savings from a pensioner's handbag after distracting her in a lift in an east London shopping centre. The 69-year-old victim withdrew the cash from her account at Lloyds Bank in Ilford on July 26, the Metropolitan Police said. https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/moment-callous-thieves-distract-pensioner-to-steal-1000-from-her-handbag-in-ilford-shopping-centre-a3727066.html