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Police probe background of Germany van attacker

Police probe background of Germany van attacker

German police were scrambling in the early hours of Sunday to understand the motives of a man who drove a van into a crowd at an open-air restaurant, killing two people before shooting himself.

Police in California respond to 'active shooter' at YouTube offices

Police in California respond to 'active shooter' at YouTube offices

Police said on Tuesday they were responding to an ‘active shooter’ at the headquarters of YouTube in San Bruno, California.

Italian anti-terrorism police arrest Moroccan, investigate others

Italian anti-terrorism police arrest Moroccan, investigate others

Italian anti-terrorism police said on Wednesday they had arrested an Italian citizen of Moroccan origin on suspicion of supporting Islamic State and were investigating his accomplices.

Philippine police say 13 killed in one day of drug busts

Philippine police say 13 killed in one day of drug busts

Philippine police killed 13 suspected drug dealers and arrested more than 100 people in dozens of anti-narcotics operations on Wednesday in a province north of the capital, its police chief said.

California man arrested for killing police officer

California man arrested for killing police officer

Pomona, California, Police Officer Gregg Casillas was shot and killed, and a second officer was shot in the face, authorities said on the Pomona police Twitter and Facebook pages.

Taliban attacks leave at least 15 police dead in Afghanistan

Taliban attacks leave at least 15 police dead in Afghanistan

At least 15 police officers were killed in separate Taliban attacks in Afghanistan's western province of Farah and in Zabul in the south, officials confirmed on Saturday.

Three suicide bombers kill 18 in Nigeria's Maiduguri: police

Three suicide bombers kill 18 in Nigeria's Maiduguri: police

Three suicide bombers killed 18 people in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, capital of the state worst hit by the Boko Haram insurgency, its police commissioner said on Saturday.

UK modern slavery raids save 36 victims

UK modern slavery raids save 36 victims

Raids on five British car washes have led to 15 arrests for modern-day slavery offences, and the rescuing of 36 victims, according to police.

Turkey detains 48 IS suspects 'planning attacks': report

Turkey detains 48 IS suspects 'planning attacks': report

Anti-terror officers in Istanbul and Ankara detained 48 alleged members of the Islamic State extremist group (IS) suspected of planning attacks, state media reported Saturday.

Israeli PM lashes out at police as graft probe nears end

Israeli PM lashes out at police as graft probe nears end

Pressure has built on Benjamin Netanyahu as police investigating him in the long-running probe reportedly prepare to submit their recommendations to the attorney general next week.

Chinese police don high-tech glasses to nab suspects

Chinese police don high-tech glasses to nab suspects

Chinese police are sporting high-tech sunglasses that can spot suspects in a crowded train station, the newest use of facial recognition technology that has drawn concerns among human rights groups.

US police shot and killed 987 people in 2017: newspaper

US police shot and killed 987 people in 2017: newspaper

Police officers shot and killed nearly 1,000 people in the United States in 2017, slightly more than the previous year, according to a tally published on Monday by The Washington Post.