Assault

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Shop workers facing almost 300 assaults every day

Shop workers facing almost 300 assaults every day

Shop workers facing almost 300 assaults every day

Shop workers are facing almost 300 assaults every day, ranging from attacks by drunks to being injured trying to tackle shoplifters, a new study suggests.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Strictly Come Dancing star AJ Pritchard attacked on night-out

Strictly Come Dancing star AJ Pritchard attacked on night-out

Strictly Come Dancing star AJ Pritchard attacked on night-out

Strictly Come Dancing star AJ Pritchard was left with bruises on his face, arms, body and legs after he and his brother Curtis were attacked on a night-out, a family spokesman has said.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Sentences to double for people who attack emergency service workers

Sentences to double for people who attack emergency service workers

Sentences to double for people who attack emergency service workers

A Private Member's Bill proposing to double custodial sentences for people who assault emergency service workers has received government approval

Friday, June 1, 2018

Friday, June 1, 2018

Everton fan who assaulted Lyon players while holding son jailed

Everton fan who assaulted Lyon players while holding son jailed

Michael Fitzpatrick was seen holding his three-year-old son in one arm, dummy in mouth, and using his other to grapple or punch at opposition players during a Europa League match.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Goldie fined for assault on Glastonbury security guard

Goldie fined for assault on Glastonbury security guard

The musician will have to pay a total of £2,463 in compensation and legal costs.

Friday, April 6, 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018

Police were called to a reported assault in a car park at Manchester Airport on Friday morning

Two arrested after taxi driver dies in airport car park

Two arrested after taxi driver dies in airport car park

Police respond following reported assault in Manchester Airport car park

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Three teenagers charged after man attacked on tram platform

Three teenagers charged after man attacked on tram platform

Three teenagers charged after man attacked on tram platform

Another teenagers has also been arrested and is being questioned by police

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Gang jailed for kidnapping man and demanding family jewellery

Gang jailed for kidnapping man and demanding family jewellery

Gang jailed for kidnapping man and demanding family jewellery

Each member of the gang has been given a 16-year prison sentence

Monday, February 26, 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018

Turkan Lowmani's attack was described as 'shockingly violent' by police

Turkan Lowmani: Man who stabbed partner in frenzied attack after argument jailed for 19 years

Man who stabbed partner in frenzied attack after argument jailed for 19 years

Lowmani launched furious assault because he believed his wife was having an affair, court heard

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Mahmood assaulted the man in May

London police officer who pushed man against wall sentenced for assault

London police officer who pushed man against wall sentenced for assault

Kashif Mahmood assaulted the man at a police cordon in Clapton, east London

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Four men sentenced for 'vicious and brutal' attack on dog walker over 'trivial matter'

Four sentenced for 'vicious and brutal' attack on man who dropped dog mess in their bin

Four men sentenced for 'vicious and brutal' attack on dog walker

The dog walker had been spotted using the bin outside the men's house to put dog poo in

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Jon Flanagan (left) attacked his girlfriend on December 22

Liverpool defender Jon Flanagan sentenced over girlfriend attack

Liverpool defender Jon Flanagan sentenced over girlfriend attack

Flanagan pleaded guilty to common assault by kicking Rachael Wall earlier this month.

Police would like to speak to this man

Police manhunt continues after officer attacked with bottle in South London

Police manhunt continues after officer attacked with bottle in South London

The officer was left with serious head injuries after a bottle was thrown at his head outside a bar on Clapham Road, shortly after midnight on Sunday 7

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

The incident happened between 11.50pm and 12.25am on 21 December

Man in penguin costume assaulted on train in row over Tottenham Hotspur

Man in penguin costume assaulted on train in row over Tottenham Hotspur

Officers have released CCTV images in connection with the assault and affray, and are appealing for information about those caught on film

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

The attacker was kicked repeatedly in the middle of the road (Police handout)

Police appeal after savage attack on cab driver in Sydenham

Police appeal after savage attack on cab driver in Sydenham

Police hunting perpetrators of 'brutal and unprovoked' attack

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Sian Coles will appear on bail at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on October 26

Serving police officer Sian Coles charged with assault

Serving police officer charged with assault

Coles charged with two counts of assault by battery

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

NYPD investigation starts after video shows 'police officer punching teenager'

NYPD investigation starts after video appears to show police officer punching teenager

NYPD investigation starts after video appears to show officer punching teenager

The teenager had reportedly been accused of attempting to steal a bike

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Man handed two-year prison sentence for assaulting woman on street at night

Former pastor Stephen Jay jailed for late-night assault in Brighton

Former pastor Stephen Jay jailed for late-night assault in Brighton

The woman had asked Stephen Jay what he was doing before he hit her in the face several times

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after alleged attack at Leeds railway station

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after fatal attack at Leeds railway station

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after fatal attack at Leeds railway station

The emergency services were called to the scene in the early hours of the morning

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Egyptian woman assaulted 'by three men after refusing to give them free cigarettes'

Egyptian woman 'assaulted by three men after refusing to give them free cigarettes'

Egyptian woman 'assaulted by three men after refusing to give them cigarettes'

The three men allegedly used wooden sticks to beat the woman and also smashed up part of the shop they were in

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Father stabs three of his children in Germany, leaving two dead

Father stabs three of his children in Germany, leaving two dead

Father stabs three of his children in Germany, leaving two dead

It is not yet clear what the motive was for the father to stab his children

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Police say the incident is no laughing matter

Man dressed as giant penis wanted by police in Leeds

Man dressed as giant penis wanted by police in Leeds

Officers want man to help them with their enquiries after assault in city centre