Murder inquiry launched after man is gunned down with single shot to the headVictim in his 20s shot dead in Southampton flatWorried neighbours call police after hearing gun fire By Anna Edwards PUBLISHED: 14:40 GMT, 20 April 2013 | UPDATED: 16:02 GMT, 20 April 2013 A man is believed to have been assassinated after he shot in the head at a flat in Southampton today. The victim, aged in his 20s, suffered a single gunshot wound to the head and was rushed to hospital but died before doctors could save him.
Police investigate 13 deaths in a year due to mistakes by paramedics Errors made by East Midlands Ambulance Service include taking eight hours to respond to an elderly manStaff also left morphine tablets on the roof of a rapid response car and moved patient with broken neckService was recently named worst in the country for responding to the most serious 999 calls /13) equates to 0.009%, or a serious incident every 10,377 jobs. 'EMAS is open and honest and publishes information about all serious incidents for the Trust Board to consider (and publishes details on our website).
'Rapid response' operation carried out within 24 hours of suffering a mini-stroke cuts risk of another episode by a thirdSurgery offered to patients within 24 hours of a 'mini-stroke'Carotid endarterectomy operation cuts risk of new stroke by a third By Martyn Halle PUBLISHED: 21:57 GMT, 2 March 2013 | UPDATED: 12:43 GMT, 3 March 2013 Rapid response: How the operation is carried out Patients who have suffered a mini-stroke are now being offered ‘rapid-response’ surgery to prevent the condition worsening and leading to a full stroke. Until now, those who have had a transient ischaemic attack (TIA) would not be considered for surgery until weeks later. But new research has found that operating to unclog the affected blood vessels in the neck within 24 hours of having a TIA means a third do not go on to suffer another episode.
Teenager arrested after the death of nine-year-old boy who was killed in car crash The boy was pronounced dead at the scene todayAn 18-year-old was taken into custody for questioning By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 01:22 GMT, 3 February 2013 | UPDATED: 01:54 GMT, 3 February 2013 A teenager, 18, has been arrested after the death of a nine-year-old boy who suffered multiple injuries when he was hit by a car.
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.
Cameron warned he has 'no mandate' to redefine marriage by legalising gay weddingsDozens of MPs and peers sign letter accusing the PM of ignoring public opinionCross-party group say no party promised same-sex weddings in 2010 manifesto | UPDATED: 09:38 GMT, 17 December 2012 David Cameron has promised to pass laws next year which would legalise gay marriage David Cameron is today accused of ‘ploughing on regardless’ with plans to legalise gay marriage in the face of opposition from dozens of MPs and peers. The Prime Minister has insisted he will enshrine same sex weddings in law next year, with legal protection for the Church of England and other religious groups who chose not to opt in.
Man and his dog killed after being hit by a car while they walked along the pavement | UPDATED: 17:29 GMT, 14 December 2012 A man has been arrested in connection with a suspected hit and run after a man and his dog died when they were hit by a car. The 21-year-old man, from Lichfield, was arrested in the city on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and taken into custody by Staffordshire Police at Burton for interview. The collision happened on the A5127 Burton Road in Streethay at around 7.40am.
Grandfather, 57, set fire to himself after amassing debts of more than 150,000 that he kept hidden from wife and children Former petrol station cashier Ibrahim Omar had '97% full thickness burning'Loans and credit cards were thought to be the reason behind his huge debtA blast in August shattered bedroom door and pushed out bedroom's walls | UPDATED: 15:38 GMT, 11 December 2012 A grandfather set fire to himself at home after amassing hidden debts of more than 150,000 and keeping them hidden from his wife of three decades, an inquest heard yesterday. Ibrahim Omar, 57, of Bolton, Greater Manchester, put family photos and other personal items in his daughter's car and left the car keys outside his house before setting himself alight indoors.
| UPDATED: 10:41 GMT, 30 November 2012 When David Cameron set up the Leveson Inquiry, he can scarcely have imagined that it might lead to a struggle between Parliament and the Press, as well as a split in the Coalition. How he must rue that decision — not least because the allegation by the Guardian newspaper that sparked the inquiry, namely that News of the World journalists had deleted voicemails of the murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler, turned out to be untrue, as Lord Justice Leveson rightly points out in his massive report