28th Sep 2018
Police funding in England and Wales
Police funding fell from 2010/11 to 2015/16. An extra £460 million for 2018 largely comes from allowing PCCs to increase council tax.
8th Nov 2019
Police officer numbers in England and Wales
20th Apr 2018
How many stop and searches are knife crime related?
6th Aug 2018
Violence and drugs in prison
Prisoner-on-prisoner assaults and attacks on staff are rising.
There’s not enough evidence to say it’s as easy to buy drugs as pizza in the UK
Context is needed in this article about offences committed prior to prison sentences
Change in LGBT+ hate crime levels not as simple as Dawn Butler suggests
Justice spending is down 25% since 2010, not 40%
There’s limited evidence that lie detectors will be effective on terror offenders
It’s very unlikely that fewer knife offenders are facing jail
How long do murderers serve in prison?
Usman Khan and sentencing terror offences
What do leaked Treasury documents tell us about checks on goods crossing the Irish Sea?
The BBC and ITV seven-party debates, fact checked