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Home Secretary: op-ed on tackling violent crime and new security relationships

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Home Secretary Priti Patel

Home Secretary Priti Patel has written in the Sunday Telegraph about tackling violent crime through the introduction of Violence Reduction Units, extending police powers and forging new international security relationships. Violence on Britain's streets is being fuelled by guns, knives …

Security Minister writes about Counter-Drone Strategy in The Times Red Box

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The Security Minister Brandon Lewis today launched the UK's new world-leading Counter-Drone Strategy. It will ensure individuals, businesses and emergency services in the UK can continue to harness the economic and social benefits of drones, while cracking down on misuse …

Crime stats statement and what the government is doing to tackle violent crime

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Today, the Office for National Statistics published statistics on crime in England and Wales for the year ending December 2018. Minister of State for Policing and the Fire Service, Nick Hurd, said: Today’s statistics show that your chance of being …