Crime

Met police officer investigated after man shot with Taser stun gun is left paralysed

May 15, 2020

A police officer has been placed under criminal investigation after a man was shot with a Taser weapon and left paralysed from the waist down, the Guardian has learned. The man, 23, was shot by an officer using a stun gun as he jumped over a wall and fell as officers tried to detain him […]

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Police examine CCTV footage of suspect who spat at UK rail worker who later died

May 13, 2020

Police have recovered CCTV footage of a suspect who spat at a railway ticket office worker who died later of coronavirus, amid fears that spitting is being used as a weapon against frontline workers. Belly Mujinga, 47, was allegedly spat at and coughed at on the concourse of London’s Victoria station in March by a […]

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