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.
Crime in London has risen less than the rest of England since 2016
What are the facts behind claims of a child-snatching panic on social media?
Punishment for breaking social distancing and possessing indecent images of children can vary
Many children have been the victims of grooming gangs, but there’s no evidence for a figure of one million
Pressing ‘cancel’ does not prevent cash machine fraud
We know of no successful convictions of a police officer for the killing of someone in police custody since 1971
If you need the police but can’t talk, dial 999 from a mobile, then 55 when prompted and don’t hang up
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