Liam Clarke, 35, from Crediton, Devon, who pretended to be a ghost, was jailed for 26 years for 16 sexual offences against children.
Hampshire Police said it is investigating after a suspicious substance was found at an address in Market Square, Romsey.
Some 221,084 rest days were either cancelled, outstanding or waiting to be re-rostered per officer.
Wheelchair user and veteran Roger Mercer, 38, fought back when two knife-wielding thugs tried to rob him of his mobile phone in Blacon, Chester. Roger, 38, refused to hand over his phone, swiping the eight-inch curved blade out one of the yob's hands and flooring him with a single blow.
The baby is believed to have died after the dog bit its head in the family home in Bad Konig, Hesse, Germany on Monday night.
Neighbours of Richard-Brooks have reportedly torn down tributes to career criminal Henry Vincent, who died after a botched burglary at the pensioner's home in south London.
Ministers have previously insisted that a decline in the number of officers could not be linked to a rise in violent crime.
William Brent Taylor's family have paid tribute to the taxi driver, who died after an alleged assault at Manchester Airport.
A crash between a lorry and a bus carrying a junior hockey team in western Canada has left 14 people dead. Another 14 people were left injured, three critically, after the bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos was involved in a collision with a transporter truck, Canadian police said. The bus was carrying the team to the town of Nipawin for a play-off game in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League when the crash happened late on Friday afternoon.
Scotland Yard said a 30-year-old man has been arrested over the murder of Tanesha Melbourne-Blake, 17, in Tottenham, north London.
The family of Henry Vincent, killed during a botched burglary at pensioner Richard Osborn-Brooks' home in London, say he didn't deserve to die.
The incident occurred on the footbridge between Tesco Vale and Ikea, above the busy A379 in Exeter.
Deputy Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson tweeted that a friend's 10-year-old daughter was too scared to go out on 'Punish a Muslim Day'.
There were two separate shootings in London on Monday night within minutes of each other.
Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick blamed social media for the soaring rate of knife crime in the UK, particularly among children.
Australian Commonwealth Games rugby sevens captain James Stannard was allegedly attacked by a British backpacker outside a Sydney kebab shop.