Police must not treat 17-year-olds like adults, High Court rules in blow to Home Secretary"s custody rules

Police must not treat 17-year-olds like adults, High Court rules in blow to Home Secretary's custody rules High Court rules that 17-year-olds must have the same protections as children in custodyTheresa May has opposed a change in the lawParents of children who committed suicide after run-ins with police By Matt Chorley, Mailonline Political Editor PUBLISHED: 10:31 GMT, 25 April 2013 | UPDATED: 11:22 GMT, 25 April 2013 Police must not treat 17-year-olds as adults when taken into custody under a High Court ruling today.

Police raid family home of X Factor star Ella Henderson as her parents are held on suspicion of money laundering

Police raid family home of X Factor star Ella Henderson as her parents are held on suspicion of money launderingOfficers swoop on two houses in Lincolnshire worth a total of 1millionSean and Michelle Henderson arrested over money-laundering allegations By Chris Brooke and Hugo Gye PUBLISHED: 13:34 GMT, 22 April 2013 | UPDATED: 13:57 GMT, 22 April 2013 Police today raided the family home of X Factor star Ella Henderson and arrested her parents in a major money-laundering investigation. Officers swooped on two large detached homes owned by the singer's father Sean Henderson, 47, and mother Michelle, 49, in the leafy village of Tetney, near Grimsby, early this morning

Toddler dies after her buggy is blown into the road by a gust of wind and hit by a van as her mother turns to lock the front door

Toddler dies after her buggy is blown by a gust of wind into the path of a van as her mother turns to lock the front doorPushchair was blown into traffic after mother turned to lock the front door Three-year-old girl suffered cardiac arrest and died an hour laterDesperate mother tried to give CPR at the scene of the accidentCourier van driver held on suspicion of causing death by careless driving By Damien Gayle PUBLISHED: 16:37 GMT, 25 March 2013 | UPDATED: 17:27 GMT, 25 March 2013 A three-year-old girl was killed in front of her mother this morning when a gust of wind blew her buggy from her doorstep into the path of a delivery van, according to witnesses. The girl was hit by a van driving into an estate off Wellesley Road in Croydon town centre, South London, after her mother let go 'for a second' to lock her front door

Number of police officers suspected of conspiring about Andrew Mitchell in "Plebgate" row rises to 10

Number of police officers suspected of conspiring about Andrew Mitchell in 'Plebgate' row rises to 10Inquiry into allegations has widened following fresh informationIPCC operation now encompasses officers from four forces: Metropolitan Police, West Mercia, West Midlands and Warwickshire Some accused of fabricating allegations and of leaking details to press By Arthur Martin PUBLISHED: 12:43 GMT, 24 March 2013 | UPDATED: 01:41 GMT, 25 March 2013 At least ten police officers are now suspected of discrediting former cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell over the Plebgate affair. The criminal investigation into the alleged attempts to smear the former Tory chief whip has widened after the Independent Police Complaints Commission received fresh information. Ten officers from four forces are being investigated by the watchdog

Boy, 16, stabbed to death near housing estate in central London

Boy, 16, stabbed to death near housing estate in central London Police called to Pimlico at 6:50pm last night after reports of a stabbing Boy taken to south London hospital but died two hours later at 8:45pmNo arrests made yet and detectives keeping 'open mind' in investigation By Mark Duell PUBLISHED: 01:57 GMT, 28 January 2013 | UPDATED: 02:10 GMT, 28 January 2013 A 16-year-old boy was stabbed to death last night near a housing estate in central London. Police were called to the scene on Lupus Street in Pimlico at 6:50pm after reports of a stabbing and the youth was taken to a hospital in south London where he later died at 8:45pm. A Metropolitan Police spokesman told MailOnline early this morning that detectives were keeping an ‘open mind’ in their investigations over the death and no arrests had yet been made.

Police officer told he can keep his job after messaging millionaire"s rioting daughter during her trial

Police officer told he can keep his job after messaging millionaire's rioting daughter during her trialLaura Johnson, 20, was handed a two-year jail term for driving looters around London during 2011 riotsBut Scotland Yard launched an investigation after James Quigley, an officer who gave evidence at her trial, made contact with her He was later subject to disciplinary action but has kept his job | UPDATED: 19:36 GMT, 27 December 2012 A Metropolitan Police officer who sent a text message to a millionaire's daughter during her trial for chauffeuring looters around during the London riots has held on to his job. University-educated Laura Johnson, 20, was handed a two-year jail term for her part in the crime spree which engulfed the city at the height of the 2011 riots. But Scotland Yard was forced to launch an internal inquiry before any verdict was reached after it emerged Detective Constable James Quigley, an officer who gave evidence to the court, made contact with Johnson.

Police hunting driver who killed 31-year-old woman in bus stop hit-and-run seeking 27-year-old man in connection with smash

Police hunting driver who killed 31-year-old woman in bus stop hit-and-run seeking 27-year-old man in connection with smash Vanessa Chango-Alvarez tragically killed at bus stop in Streatham, LondonBrother Kevin, 19, says driver of Audi has 'ruined family's lives'Detectives looking for Nathan Davis, linked to the Audi involved Audi was also at scene of another crash minutes earlier in Croydon | UPDATED: 19:10 GMT, 24 December 2012 Hunt: Police today named Nathan Davis in connection with the investigation Police hunting a killer driver who mowed down a woman at a bus stop have today named the owner of the vehicle as part of the investigation. Detectives said they were looking for Nathan Davis, who has been linked to the Audi involved.

The police union that turned into a wounded animal

The police union that turned into a wounded animal | UPDATED: 00:44 GMT, 24 December 2012 Power: Bernard Hogan-Howe, who was assistant commissioner of human resources at the Met between 2001 and 2004, is under no illusion about how powerful the Fed can be For decades, the Police Federation has terrified senior politicians and police officers.