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Police sign off armoured school run vehicle

Armoured personnel carrier used on ISAF deployment in Afghanistan is used to transport pupils. • A school district in the United States has acquired an armoured military vehicle able to withstand IEDs and anti-tank mines. No joke, San Diego Unified School District has bought an MRAP (Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle) most recently us

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Officers buzzing in burglary suspect arrest

Officers buzzing in burglary suspect arrest

Due to the severity of a sting operation, officers opted to carry out questioning from hospital. • Police have made the arrest of a burglary suspect in a sting operation - quite literally as the wanted man shared his chosen hiding place with a wasp's nest. Officers from West Yorkshire Police were alerted to the report of burglary and up

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'Burglar' falls asleep on the job

'Burglar' falls asleep on the job

Suspect dozes off - and is promptly arrested after being found next to a bag of jewellery. • A suspected burglar faces charges after being found asleep next to a bag of stolen jewellery in a stranger's home. Dion Davis (29) was found sprawled out on the bed after allegedly breaking into the property in Nokomis, Florida. Accordin

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Man arrested after pocket-dialling 911

Man arrested after pocket-dialling 911

Accidental call on mobile phone lands suspect with some hard questions. • Police in Tennessee say they have arrested a man on a drug charge after he pocket-dialled 911 and dispatchers heard him talking about going to a drug dealer's house. Dispatchers were able to trace the location of the call to a Mexican restaurant where the ca

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Force teleports call box to hi-tech training facility

Force teleports call box to hi-tech training facility

West Yorkshire Police's Carr Gate centre has taken delivery of a 1920's 'Tardis' that will serve as a reminder of the advances made in policing technology. • An 80-year-old police call box, akin to the one used by fictional timelord Doctor Who to travel across time, has been transported across Wakefield to the other to West Yorkshire Police

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