Gus O'Donnell adds to pressure for Jeremy Hunt inquiry

Mon 14 May, AT 14:29 The Mole

Former top civil servant suggests Culture Secretary is responsible for the actions of his special adviser

US police officer with shotgun

US police fire more bullets in a month than Germans use in a year

One-Minute Read Mon 14 May, AT 11:41

German police used 85 bullets in 2011, according to a report. LA police fired 90 in one incident last month


Irish people may be the next to reject Europe's austerity dream

Opinion digest Fri 11 May, AT 11:13

Opinion digest: Irish austerity, gay marriage culture wars, British FBI and Olympic propaganda

Yard's relationship with NotW man showed 'poor judgment'

Thu 12 Apr, AT 08:54 Robert Chesshyre

And where is the suave John Yates now? Acting as police adviser to the Bahrain government

Abdel Hakim Belhadj

Belhadj rendition: why the MI6 spooks dropped Jack Straw in it

Wed 18 Apr, AT 08:53 Crispin Black

As Straw is served legal papers, it seems today's secret agents are no longer prepared to take the fall for politicians

Ali Dizaei

A flash, brash, arrogant copper: shed no tears for Ali Dizaei

Tue 14 Feb, AT 09:41 Robert Chesshyre

Sadly, other ethnic minority police officers are likely to suffer as a result of Dizaei’s actions

Why review of undercover police tactics was delayed

Briefing Thu 20 Oct, AT 14:35

Allegations that police spy gave false name to court may force a rethink of watchdog’s recommendations

Met police commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe

Tough guy Hogan-Howe lays out his police tactics

News Fri 16 Sep, AT 14:50

Water cannon, knife arches, and city wide crackdowns in store as part of ‘total war’ on London crime