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Target Of Opportunity?

Adam Jones, 51, was left in a “state of disbelief, anger and despair” after the theft of five top-of-the-range bikes from his garage on Tuesday night. The raiders stole a number of high performance bikes, including a Specialized Tarmac, a…

Sympathy Level Approaches Zero…

A City IT worker who lost both of his legs after falling through the gap between train and platform on his commute home is suing for almost £2 million in damages. Did a carriage floor give way? Abellio is fighting…

Just Let ‘Em Go, Nev…

Brighton and Hove divisional commander Nev Kemp said he had authorised monitoring of a number of teenagers after two brothers died fighting in Syria. He added that he had personally authorised monitoring one girl who he thought would be probably…

So, What ‘Diminishes The Responsibility’…

Prosecutor Duncan Atkinson QC said Nandap had been “extensively” assessed by psychiatrists, and after consultation with Dr Ensink’s widow and family the manslaughter had been accepted. “The psychiatric opinion is clear, cogent and unanimous – there was abnormality of mental…

I bet everything on Six!

The ramps went down, the bayonets glistened, the boots crunched onto the gravel. The landing craft emptied of their human, breathing cargoes, the assault ships motored slowly as the next sections of soldiers moved forwards, and then down the cargo…