Thugs using e-scooters in muggings could be stopped by cops using top-secret jamming devices

THUGS using e-scooters to commit crimes and escape arrest could be stopped by a high-tech jamming device. Electric scooters, which are illegal to use in public in the UK unless they are rented from a licensed operator, have increasingly been used to commit shoplifting, assaults and drug-dealing. Latest figures show a 50-fold increase in the number of crimes committed using e-scooters […]

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Cleaning fanatics are using radiators to make their homes smell fresh and people are calling the tip ‘unreal’

CLEANING fans are raving about an unusual tip to keep your home smelling fresh – and it involves your radiator.  Homeowners have claimed scent pods placed on top of the heaters give your home an incredible smell when they warm up, and it even works when they’re cold. One woman shared her nifty tip to Facebook, posting a snap of […]

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Bruce Arians using stricter COVID-19 rules for Bucs: 'I don't give a crap if they're vaccinated'

The NFL has relaxed certain COVID-19 protocols for vaccinated players this season. Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians, however, isn’t having it. “There’s league rules, and then there’s my rules,” Arians said Wednesday, via ESPN’s Jenna Laine. “We ain’t going anywhere. We’re the same as last year. “I don’t give a crap if they’re vaccinated or not. They ain't going […]

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The states planning on using COVID-19 vaccine passports — and the ones that won’t

More On: COVID vaccine These 5 states have nearly half of nation’s new COVID-19 cases ‘Key to the city’: Yang wants TurboVax coder to get Big Apple honor Montana governor tests positive for COVID days after first vaccine shot Man who got thousands of NYers vaccinated finally gets his own shot The use of so-called COVID-19 “vaccine passports” is quickly […]

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Home Affairs using hospitals, aged care homes as ‘alternative places of detention’

Seventeen makeshift immigration detention centres – including suburban hotels and aged care homes – are being used by the Department of Home Affairs in a system refugee advocates say is mired in secrecy. The makeshift detention centres include hotel and apartment-style accommodation – such as the Park Hotel in Melbourne and Brisbane’s Kangaroo Point Central Hotel and Apartments – as […]

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Courts urged to avoid using word 'gangs' with reference to criminals

Don’t say gangs! Courts urged to avoid using the word with reference to criminals because of its ‘negative connotations’ The Crown Prosecution Service has released the guidance to lawyers They should not use the label to ‘prejudice’ defendants unless there is evidence Guidance drafted to address increasing number of girls and women being groomed by drug dealers, and covers the use […]

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Woman caught on CCTV using wheelbarrow to steal neighbour's plants

She’ll need a fence! Woman is caught on CCTV using wheelbarrow to steal pots, hanging basket and plants from angry neighbours’ gardens  Angry neighbours say they have had pots, plants and ornaments taken by thief CCTV captured women using wheelbarrow to steal items from people’s gardens The extraordinary scenes took place in the early hours of Sunday in   Bizarre footage […]

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