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40 per cent of police officers report being threatened by members of the public
Four in ten police officers ‘feel threatened by the public’

More than 40 per cent of police officers have felt their life was in serious danger after being threatened by a member of the public, a new survey reveals. Research for the Police Federation finds almost six per cent of officers have been threatened with a firearm in the past two years, 28 per cent… Read more »

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Probation chief finds cumulative failures in handling of killer Anthony Rice
‘Cumulative failure’ led to murder on parole

A “cumulative failure” across the whole criminal justice system allowed a convicted rapist to commit a brutal murder while out on license, a new report finds. Chief inspector of probation Andrew Bridges said that Anthony Rice, who murdered Naomi Bryant at her Winchester home last summer, was too dangerous and should never have been released… Read more »

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