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Ten thousand violent crime cases dealt with by ‘community resolution’ methods

Ten thousand violent crime cases dealt with by ‘community resolution’ methods

The police are dealing with as many as one in eight violent offences, including knife crimes and domestic violence, by getting the offender to apologise to the victim rather …

Missed calls for help: the scandal of domestic violence

Missed calls for help: the scandal of domestic violence

Somewhere, somehow, the work to end violence against women lost momentum. Despite the improvements made over decades in tackling domestic and sexual violence, the scale of the problem remains shocking. Repeat …

Thousands of 999 police axed as cuts hit police frontline

The Guardian has reported that figures released under the Freedom of Information Act (FoIA) have revealed that there are now 5,000 less police officers dealing with emergency 999 calls since the 2010 general election.

All of England and Wales’s 43 …