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Ex-police dog employed to sniff out 'fatbergs'

A retired police dog has been employed by Southern Water to curb the 17,000 blockages caused by build ups of fat each year. • A keen-nosed former police dog will be used to sniff out sewer-blocking 'fatbergs' made of congealed oil, fat and grease. Hector the bloodhound has been trained to detect blockages on Southern Water's 2

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Gang of mad geese removed by police

Gang of mad geese removed by police

Staffordshire Police are called after an intimidating bunch of birds repeatedly caused distress to elderly residents. • A gang of mad geese whose unruly behaviour terrorised a neighbourhood for around eight months have been taken away after a police intervention. The group of five birds persistently disturbed the homes of elderly re

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Cyclist in saddest mugshot ever after fighting with police

Cyclist in saddest mugshot ever after fighting with police

Drunk man arrested after he tried to order food from closed fast food joint. • A hungry man who tried to order food from his bicycle at a closed drive-through restaurant refused to leave, fought arriving police and then took the saddest mugshot of all time, authorities say. Gabriel Harris, 33, and a female friend rode up to

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Plan to deploy 'police reindeer' near North Pole

Plan to deploy 'police reindeer' near North Pole

Ungulates could help crack down on alcohol related disorder in remote and relatively lawless frozen territories. • While major cuts to mounted and dog units continue in this country, in the high arctic crime fighters of the four legged and red nosed variety look set to be deployed to find out whether the locals have been naughty or nice

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Bad Santa hunted over post ofice robbery

Bad Santa hunted over post ofice robbery

The man entered a store in Melbourne and scooped cash into a red Santa sack. • A man dressed as Santa is being hunted by police in Australia after he robbed a post office. He entered the store in Oak Park, a suburb of Melbourne, on Saturday and demanded money from a member of staff. The woman handed over cash which the man put into

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