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Boozy motorist turns up to police job interview drunk, gets arrested

The interviewer noted the "strong smell" of alcohol from the man in his late 40s. • A thirsty motorist who turned up for an IT job with Greater Manchester Police ended up getting arrested and losing his licence. Andrew Jackson, 48, attended GMP Sedgely Park in Sedgely Park Road, Manchester, hoping to land an IT management position only to

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Offenders receive special Valentine's Day messages

Offenders receive special Valentine's Day messages

A number of forces used the day to 'reach out' to criminals. • Criminals across the country woke up to special messages this morning from their loved ones in the police service. Sussex Police used Facebook and Twitter to deliver their loving messages to those they hope to see this Valentine

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'PC Peacock reporting for duty sir'

'PC Peacock reporting for duty sir'

Officers from one London borough found some fine plumage on display on returning to their station. • Metropolitan Police officers in Kensington and Chelsea are surrounded by finery but rarely does it come to visit them. Shortly before 7am on Wednesday a peacock stood proudly reporting for duty outside Kensington Police station. O

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Cheshire in ambitious CCTV image appeal to identify suspect

Cheshire in ambitious CCTV image appeal to identify suspect

The force released the picture to try and identify the Cinnamon Brow robbery culprits. • Optimism is clearly not in short supply at Cheshire Police judging by this CCTV image released in the hope of identifying a suspect. The grainy picture shows a figure dressed almost exclusively in black, save the white soles of the shoes, with appea

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Why did the police horse catch the bus?

Why did the police horse catch the bus?

Detectives have ruled out foal play. • Passers-by were woah-ed by the sight of a police horse who looked like he was about to get on a double-decker yesterday. But it wasn’t an austerity-driven method for replacing a Met horse box - the cheeky animal was just being helpful. Invictor was nosing around as an ambulance attended

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