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so says fall in detection rates from 15 in 2015 to under 8 now is due to more complex cases more digital mater
So @ukhomeoffice says fall in detection rates from 15% in 2015 to under 8% now is due to more complex cases, more digital material, police recording processes, victims unwilling to cooperate. Does it mention police cuts - 20,000 fewer officers since 2010? Of course not.
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separate figures from show that recorded offences of robbery are up 11 per cent and knife crime up 8 percent i
Separate figures, from @ONS show that recorded offences of robbery are up 11 per cent and knife crime up 8 percent, in year to end of March. The number of killings rose from 693 to 701, excluding terror attacks.
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that s a fall of more than one percentage point in a year from 91 per cent the figures were first compiled in
That's a fall of more than one percentage point in a year - from 9.1 per cent. The figures were first compiled in this way in 2015.
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breaking the proportion of crimes that have been solved in england and wales has fallen to the lowest level re
BREAKING: The proportion of crimes that have been solved in England and Wales has fallen to the lowest level recorded, according to Home Office data. In the 12 months to the end of March 7.8 per cent of offences resulted in someone being charged or summonsed to appear at court.
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being bold enough to speak out when needed without fear of the political consequences is absolutely key to the
Being bold enough to speak out when needed without fear of the political consequences is absolutely key to the role of Chief Inspector. @HMIPrisonsnews
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the fiercely independent peter clarke with his attention to detail amp ability to navigate the choppy waters o
The fiercely independent Peter Clarke, with his attention to detail & ability to navigate the choppy waters of Whitehall, will be a hard act to follow.
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the job of chief probation inspector recently went to an official from will replacement for peter clarke as ch
The job of chief probation inspector recently went to an official from ⁦@MoJGovUK⁩. Will replacement for Peter Clarke as Chief Prisons Inspector also be an ‘insider’? ⁦⁦@nicklhardwick2⁩ ⁦@RFord4⁩ ⁦@HMIPrisonsnews⁩
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just heard say too many prisoners are being released early amp hes going to do something about it looks like s
Just heard @BorisJohnson say too many prisoners are being released early & he’s going to “do something about it”. Looks like @DavidGauke’s liberal penal policy agenda is about to go up in smoke ....
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police say victims families and survivors were informed of the development soon after the plane took off from
Police say victims' families and survivors were informed of the development soon after the plane took off from Libya. Theresa May says the extradition is an "important development"in the investigation
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confirmed hashem abedi brother of manchester arena bomber salman abedi has been arrested in london after being
Confirmed: Hashem Abedi, brother of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi, has been arrested in London after being extradited from Libya. CPS had already authorised charges of murder of 22 people, attempted murder & conspiracy to cause an explosion

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breaking bbc news understands hmp birmingham is being permanently brought back into public ownership the jail
BREAKING: BBC News understands HMP Birmingham is being permanently brought back into public ownership. The jail has been operated by G4S since 2011 and had 7 more years of the contract to run. Prison Service has been managing the jail since last August after a damning inspection.
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breaking attorney general geoffrey cox qc has concluded that it is in the public interest to bring contempt of
BREAKING Attorney General, Geoffrey Cox QC has concluded that it is in the public interest to bring contempt of court proceedings against Stephen Yaxley-Lennon (AKA Tommy Robinson).
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london s mayor sadiq khan confirms he s selling the 3 water cannon bought by boris johnson proceeds will go to
London's Mayor Sadiq Khan confirms he's selling the 3 water cannon bought by Boris Johnson. Proceeds will go to youth services, he says.
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breaking premier league football clubs are to be paired with prisons as part of a groundbreaking scheme to red
BREAKING: Premier League football clubs are to be paired with prisons as part of a groundbreaking scheme to reduce reoffending. Clubs will offer offenders courses in coaching and refereeing to give them skills to help them get jobs when they’re let out.
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revealed the death of a man at westminster magistrates court he suffered heatstroke an inquest hears after bei
REVEALED: The death of a man at Westminster Magistrates Court. He suffered “heatstroke”, an inquest hears, after being held for hours in a custody van & in a court cell with “faulty” air conditioning:
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amber rudd said she hadn t seen the home office research paper linking rising violent crime to falling police
Amber Rudd said she hadn't seen the Home Office research paper linking rising violent crime to falling police numbers.Yesterday, she admitted she hadn't realised early enough #Windrush cases were systemic problem. Today Ms Rudd says she wasn't aware of Home Office removal targets
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on a busy news day this could get missed a damning report on chris grayling s out sourced probation system
On a busy news day, this could get missed - a damning report on Chris Grayling's out-sourced probation system:

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breaking learns police have suspended work with uk s biggest private provider of forensic services after a ran
BREAKING: @BBCNews learns police have suspended work with UK's biggest private provider of forensic services - after a ransomware attack on Eurofins. It carries out DNA testing, toxicology analysis, firearms testing and computer forensics work.
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a damning analysis of chris graylings probation reforms they were ill designed hurried through amp destined to
A damning analysis of Chris Grayling’s probation reforms. They were ill designed, hurried through & destined to fail - and haven’t achieved what they were intended to. Many people warned about this - but they weren’t listened to.
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west midlands police confirm amber rudd s speech to conservative party conference in birmingham treated as a h
West Midlands Police confirm Amber Rudd's speech to Conservative Party conference in Birmingham treated as a "hate incident"...
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