Tag Archive: Home Office

Police awarded £11.3m for programmes to prevent domestic abuse crimes

16th August, 2021 11:05 am

Story via gov.uk    The Home Office has awarded £11.3 million to 25 Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) in England and Wales, to go towards domestic abuse intervention programmes. The programmes focus on interventions encouraging behaviour change to help stop perpetrators from committing domestic abuse, with the ultimate aim of preventing further crimes from being committed. Funding will also focus... View Article

More than one in 10 terror suspects arrested in Britain is a child, figures show

7th July, 2021 7:40 am

‘Perfect storm’ of radicalisation online during coronavirus pandemic, police warn.   More than one in 10 terror suspects arrested in Britain is a child, figures reveal amid mounting concerns over online radicalisation. Thirteen per cent of those arrested in the 12 months to March under terrorism laws were aged under 18, up five per cent. The Home Office says it is the highest... View Article