Robber left fighting for his life after Swedish police shoot him in the head during armed heistFire exchange between police and armed robbers caught on cameraFour men with AK47 assault rifles robbed jewellery shop in Sweden One robber shot in the head by police left with life-threatening injuries By Sara Malm PUBLISHED: 02:24 GMT, 6 January 2013 | UPDATED: 03:14 GMT, 6 January 2013 Swedish police left an armed robber fighting for his life after they shot him in the head during a dramatic lunchtime fire-exchange. The 26-year-old man and three accomplices armed with AK47 assault rifles robbed a small jewellery shop in a shopping centre – located just 200 metres (650 ft) from the police station
British tourist, 22, is shot dead by stray bullet after Thai New Year's Eve beach party ends in gunfireKilled at a party on the island of Koh Phangan in southern Thailand Thai man opened fire at a bar on the island in early hours of morning Shot in the torso and although he was rushed to Ban Don International Hospital he was pronounced deadThailand has the highest number of guns in civilian hands in S.E.
The 'City soldiers' paid 100,000 to fight in Afghanistan: Huge Government payouts to reservists who earn less while on tour Some serving reservists earn up to 225,000Last year eight reservists were paid more than 100,000 for their tour 'Reservist Awards' under review by MoD | UPDATED: 09:16 GMT, 24 December 2012 Some Armed Forces reservists in Afghanistan are being paid six-figure salaries by the Government, it emerged last night. Military rules state that if reservists’ pay works out less than they would earn in their civilian job, they can claim for extra cash, known as a Reservist Award.
When the police lie about politicians, we should ALL be very worried | UPDATED: 21:38 GMT, 21 December 2012 Big wheel: Andrew Mitchell arriving at Downing Street on his bike This week’s claim that a policeman fabricated evidence to corroborate a damaging account by fellow officers about the former Tory Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell is truly shocking. If society can’t trust the police to tell the truth, then we are in danger of crossing the very thin line that separates civilisation from anarchy. It goes without saying that most police officers are brave and dedicated individuals who possess the highest motives.
'Do not commiserate. You should envy us because we are carrying out the greatest enterprise in the world's history ': Defiant Londoner's letter to Americans reveals he did not fear death weeks before fatal bomb | UPDATED: 23:23 GMT, 1 December 2012 William Beveridge Robertson was just one of around 30,000 Londoners killed by German bomb attacks between August 1940 and May 1941. Three weeks before he died in a bomb blast at his house in Belsize Park, at the height of the Blitz, Robertson wrote of how he had no fear of death at the hands of the Nazis