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BREXIT may be fuelling hate crime

An increase in hate crimes reported to the police in Lewisham has led one Labour councillor to speculate that Brexit might be to blame. In December 2015, a total 422 cases of

Pre-Charge Bail and the Policing and Crime Act 2017

The Policing and Crime Act 2017 received Royal Assent on 31 January 2017. It contains various amendments to police powers. The most important change is the requirement for judicial oversight of lengthy