London Riots

Former Boston Police Chief William Bratton (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Conde Nast)

Former Boston Police Chief Bratton In Talks For UK Police Job

Former Boston Police Commissioner William Bratton tells The Associated Press that he’s in talks with the British government to become an adviser on calming the violence there.


LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: Firefighters battle a large fire that broke out in shops and residential properties in Croydon on August 9, 2011 in London, England. Sporadic looting and clashes with police continue for a third day in parts of the capital after the killing of the 29-year-old father of four Mark Duggan by armed police in an attempted arrest on August 4. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

British PM Cameron May Seek Boston’s Help With London Riots

British Prime Minister David Cameron said officials will look to law enforcement in U.S. cities like Boston for help in dealing with the ongoing London riots.