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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 …

Home Secretary sets out approach to managing Syria returnees

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Home Office in the media

Today (Sunday 17 February) the Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, wrote in the Times regarding the UK Government’s approach to dealing with returnees from the conflict zone in Syria. The Home Secretary set out the government’s options for managing returnees, including stripping …

Immigration Minister statement on boats intercepted in the Channel

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Today, Minister of State for Immigration Caroline Nokes has released a statement on the recent incidents of boats attempting to cross the Channel. The Minister noted that some of this activity is clearly facilitated by organised crime groups, and that …