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April 21, 2017 2:23 AM Eyewitness News — Islamic State claims Paris shooting, one policeman killed

PARIS – A French policeman was shot dead and two others were wounded in central Paris on Thursday night in an attack carried out days before presidential elections and quickly claimed by the Islamic State militant group. President Francois Hollande said he was convinced the “cowardly killing” on the Champs Elysees boulevard, in which the assailant was himself 23

April 8, 2017 1:00 PM Uzbek man arrested over Swedish truck attack that killed four

Swedish police arrested a 39-year-old Uzbek man on suspicion of ramming a hijacked beer delivery truck into crowds in central Stockholm, killing four people and wounding 15 in what they called a terror crime. Police were increasingly confident they had detained the driver of the truck that ploughed down a busy shopping street and smashed through a store 21

April 6, 2017 6:35 AM Policemen demanded 5,000 bribe from me – Driver who escaped death alleges

The driver of a sales van belonging to Euro Mega Atlantic Company, Ikeja, Lagos, who escaped death when his vehicle fell on its side on the Ijora/Orile overhead bridge in Lagos State, Folarin Omolola, on Wednesday alleged that two policemen demanded the sum of N5,000 bribe from him. The accident caused traffic jam, compelling vehicles to drive against 16

April 4, 2017 5:39 PM DA slams Mbalula's 'reckless' call to fight fire with fire

Cape Town - Police Minister Fikile Mbalula's threat to "nail" and "outgun" criminals is worrying, Democratic Alliance MP Zakhele Mbhele said on Tuesday. "It is unacceptable that these men, who can so glibly utter such thoughtless and dangerous statements, can be trusted with the safety and security of millions of South Africans." He was responding to remarks 13

April 4, 2017 2:10 PM 'If they come with AK47s, we must outgun them'

Pretoria - Newly-appointed Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has warned gunmen who target officers that police will "outgun" them. "We are tired of burying crime fighters. Anyone who kills a policeman will meet fire with fire [sic]. No policeman will die in vain. "If they come with AK47s, we must outgun them! Meet fire with fire, you are not given those 17

March 28, 2017 11:59 PM Killer cop dismissed by Imo police command, set for trial

The Imo State Police Command has dismissed Police Sergeant Wilson Ufere, who shot and killed 16-year-old Obinna Iwuoha last Thursday along the Anara-Umuahia expressway in Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of the state. This is even as the state police command said the dismissed officer would soon be arraigned for culpable homicide. The officer had shot and killed 16

March 27, 2017 7:16 PM ‘No evidence’ of London attacker link to jihadist groups – police

British police said Monday they had found no link between the man behind last week’s terror attack outside the British parliament and the Islamic State group, which had claimed him as one of its “soldiers”. Police secure a cordon blocking access to the Houses of Parliament in central London March 23, 2017 the day after the March 22 terror attack 20

March 27, 2017 11:59 AM Kremlin critic faces court after protests

Alexei Navalny Kremlin critic faces court after protests The United States and the European Union voiced deep concern about the detentions, with the State Department describing them as an "affront to democracy". Navalny had called for the protests that swept the country Sunday after he published a report earlier this month accusing Prime Minister Dmitry 21

March 26, 2017 3:53 PM UK: Attacker used WhatsApp, firm must help police get access

LONDON -- Westminster Bridge attacker Khalid Masood sent a WhatsApp message that cannot be accessed because it was encrypted by the popular messaging service, a top British security official said Sunday. British press reports suggest Masood used the messaging service owned by Facebook just minutes before the Wednesday rampage that left three pedestrians 23

March 25, 2017 7:41 AM London attacks: Pictures emerge of killer Khalid Masood, aka Adrian Ajao, Adrian Elms

TERRORIST Khalid Masood dreamed of killing someone and was a massacre waiting to happen, a former friend has said. The Sun reports Lee Lawrence, 47, revealed the maniac, whose Westminster rampage killed four, once held a knife to his throat. Woodsman Lee said: “He was saying, ‘I want some f*****g blood, I want to kill someone.” The death toll — including 15