Today’s Home Office related coverage includes reports on the issue of so-called county lines, where drug gangs based in big cities take control of provincial drug markets.
The main Home Office-related stories in the media today include coverage of a Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services(HMICFRS) report on modern slavery which says that some police chiefs “ignore” the issue, and claims that Romanian criminals are allegedly using a …
Today’s Home Office stories of interest include coverage of a Freedom of Information (FOI) response detailing the number of Vietnamese children who have gone missing from care and who may be at risk of trafficking.
The Home Secretary has urged businesses to do more to prevent modern slavery in supply chains, in a comment piece published today in the Evening Standard.
The media report this morning on the the Biometrics Commissioner's annual report. The Evening Standard and Independent continue their investigation into modern slavery in the UK.
Today's newspapers and broadcasters report on the police pay award for 2017/18, while the Independent and Evening Standard have launched a joint investigation into modern slavery.