Man accused of shooting Metropolitan Police Sergeant Matt Ratana ‘might never be tried’

The man accused of shooting Metropolitan Police Sergeant Matt Ratana may never be tried as he has been left paralysed and brain damaged.  Prime suspect in the killing of Sergeant Ratana – Louis De Zoysa, 23 – will not be prosecuted unless his condition improves, Crown Prosecution Service lawyers have advised police. They have said that … Read more Man accused of shooting Metropolitan Police Sergeant Matt Ratana ‘might never be tried’

Man accused of shooting Sergeant Matt Ratana while in Croydon police station ‘had a job with HMRC’ 

The man accused of shooting Metropolitan Police Sergeant Matt Ratana while in custody in a Croydon police station had a government job, according to reports. Suspected shooter Louis De Zoysa was an employee of HMRC in the run-up to the fatal shooting last month, the Sun on Sunday reports. Bosses are probing what clearance the … Read more Man accused of shooting Sergeant Matt Ratana while in Croydon police station ‘had a job with HMRC’ 

Long-serving Army sergeant, 44, is court martialed for drunken clash with junior officer

Long-serving Army sergeant, 44, is court martialed for drunken clash with junior officer who insisted he call him ‘sir’ at Christmas party Robert Maddock, 44, got into ‘physical altercation’ with the Lieutenant last year The court heard Sebastian Navarro ‘belittled’ Sergeant’s career and experience Incident at 266 Battery Royal Artillery in Bristol culminated in a … Read more Long-serving Army sergeant, 44, is court martialed for drunken clash with junior officer

New Zealand police perform haka to honour Sergeant Matt Ratana

Police officers in New Zealand performed a haka today in memory of Sergeant Matt Ratana four days after he was shot dead inside a custody centre in London. The group of officers carried out the traditional Māori dance at Porirua College near Wellington following the shooting last Friday in Croydon, South London. New Zealander Sgt … Read more New Zealand police perform haka to honour Sergeant Matt Ratana

Moment cocaine-addicted ex-Army sergeant, 40, buys cigarettes and whisky with victim’s cash

Daniel Shovelton (pictured) found guilty of killing Mark Bradbury in Warrington, Cheshire An ex-Army sergeant who battered a father-of-two to death with ‘ferocious’ blows and stole from his home to pay off a drugs debt has today been jailed for life. Daniel Shovelton, 40, was found guilty of killing Mark Bradbury, 58, in his own home … Read more Moment cocaine-addicted ex-Army sergeant, 40, buys cigarettes and whisky with victim’s cash

Ex-BBC correspondent John Sergeant says failing to pay the licence fee should not be a crime

Ex-BBC correspondent John Sergeant says failing to pay the licence fee should not be a crime as he calls for annual £157.50 payment to be frozen Veteran broadcaster said current annual £157.50 licence fee should be frozen Sergeant suggested the BBC should be ‘forced’ to earn more by other means   Government will respond to consultation … Read more Ex-BBC correspondent John Sergeant says failing to pay the licence fee should not be a crime

‘Shocking’ footage reveals moment traffic sergeant tracks gang of potential human traffickers

Shocking footage reveals moment traffic sergeant and his team track a gang of potential human traffickers in Cops on Call – after reports that 30 people were seen getting off a boat and into the back of a van Traffic sergeant and team track gang of potential human traffickers in real time Comes after member … Read more ‘Shocking’ footage reveals moment traffic sergeant tracks gang of potential human traffickers

Drunk female Sergeant HEADBUTTED soldier in the face at alcohol fuelled Army social event

Michelle Cook, 33, pictured outside Bulford Military Court in Wiltshire A female Sergeant got drunk on a booze-fuelled Army social event at a racecourse and headbutted a male colleague in the face. Michelle Cook, 33, became so incensed when the male soldier accused her of pushing a colleague she lashed out at him ‘in the … Read more Drunk female Sergeant HEADBUTTED soldier in the face at alcohol fuelled Army social event