Attacks on cops 'a ritual'.A VICIOUS gang has attacked a string of police officers in a sick initiation ritual for its members, detectives believe.
The thugs make fake 999 calls then batter officers who come to their aid.
The assaults allegedly include a sickening ambush on a policewoman on Valentine's Day.
A 20-year-old claimed he had been kidnapped Kidnapped
caught in the intrigues of Scottish factions, David Balfour and Alan Breck are shipwrecked, escape from the king’s soldiers, and undergo great dangers. [Br. Lit.: R. L. Stevenson Kidnapped]
See : Adventurousness and slashed with a knife.
The officer found the man with cuts on his arm but he is then believed to have smiled before repeatedly punching her.
The man is said to have told police: "I'm sorry it was a female officer. I wanted it to be a male."
It is not known if the incident in Tottenham, North London North London is a part of London, England which has several possible definitions. River & geography
The part of London north of the River Thames (illustrated). , was an initiation, but since attacks in Islington, Hackney Hackney, inner borough (1991 pop. 164,200) of Greater London, SE England, on the Lea River. Clothing manufacture (in Hackney) and printing and furniture making (in Shoreditch) are the borough's chief industries. London's first theater was built in Shoreditch (c.1575). , and Haringey officers were warned to stay in contact with HQ.
A Met source said: "The top brass are taking this very seriously."