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Gangs abuse 'thousands of young'

Gangs abuse 'thousands of young' | Policing news | Scoop.it
Thousands of children are sexually abused by gangs and groups in England each year, according to the first in-depth report into the scale of the problem.
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This Scoop.it magazine has been up and running since September 2011.

 

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First offender fitted with stay-sober ankle tag

First offender fitted with stay-sober ankle tag | Policing news | Scoop.it
Sobriety tags, which will be worn around the clock, will enforce abstinence by measuring a person's perspiration every 30 minutes and testing to see if it contains alcohol
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Aspiring police officer arrested on suspicion of murder of girl, 7

Aspiring police officer arrested on suspicion of murder of girl, 7 | Policing news | Scoop.it
Woman, 23, arrested after police find seven-year-old found dead in a Nottingham home
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Appeal over CBBC actor's killing

Appeal over CBBC actor's killing | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police hunting for a man wanted over the stabbing of a children's TV actor offer a £10,000 reward for information leading to his arrest and prosecution.
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Prison system 'at breaking point' as officer numbers plummet by more than a quarter

Prison system 'at breaking point' as officer numbers plummet by more than a quarter | Policing news | Scoop.it
The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) figures have been obtained by the Howard League for Penal Reform, a charity that works for positive changes in the prison system.
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Five officers face Jayden inquiry

Five officers face Jayden inquiry | Policing news | Scoop.it
Five police officers are being investigated by the force's watchdog, over the inquiry into the murder of Oxfordshire teenager Jayden Parkinson.
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Thousands of drug dealers openly advertising online

Thousands of drug dealers openly advertising online | Policing news | Scoop.it
An ongoing cat-and-mouse battle is raging between law enforcement and anonymous online drug marketplaces, with new sites springing up every time one is shut down
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Illegal immigrant Mary Hounga can claim discrimination, says landmark Supreme Court ruling

Illegal immigrant Mary Hounga can claim discrimination, says landmark Supreme Court ruling | Policing news | Scoop.it
'Historic' decision by Britain's most senior court widens access to anti-discrimination legislation, say supporters
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Gun attack on police patrol car

Gun attack on police patrol car | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police are blaming dissident republicans for a gun attack on one of their patrols in Londonderry
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'Concern' over one in five prisons

'Concern' over one in five prisons | Policing news | Scoop.it
The performance of more than a fifth of prisons in England and Wales is "of concern", a government body says.
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Savile estate cash 'to fund lawyers'

Savile estate cash 'to fund lawyers' | Policing news | Scoop.it
A charity set up by Jimmy Savile warns a compensation scheme for the sex attacker's victims may result in millions being paid in fees to lawyers.
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Firefighters to strike over eight days

Firefighters to strike over eight days | Policing news | Scoop.it
Firefighters in England and Wales are to stage a new series of strikes over eight days from 9 August in a row over conditions.
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PCSO cons Gatwick passengers out of £15,000

PCSO cons Gatwick passengers out of £15,000 | Policing news | Scoop.it
Alexis Scott, 39, told passengers they could not leave the country with more than £1,000 and demanded they hand over their money to her - before she kept it for herself
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Police apologise after naked dead body left uncovered in the street for hours

Police apologise after naked dead body left uncovered in the street for hours | Policing news | Scoop.it
The Met have launched an inquiring into a shortage of police tents after the man plunged from a fourth-floor balcony in broad daylight
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Supreme Court will reign supreme over human rights laws, pledges Chris Grayling

Supreme Court will reign supreme over human rights laws, pledges Chris Grayling | Policing news | Scoop.it
Chris Grayling said the Tories planned to replace Labour's human rights act and ensure British law would return to a better 'balance of rights in responsibilities' in law and would make 'supreme court supreme again'.
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Whistle-blowers often victimised - MPs

Whistle-blowers often victimised - MPs | Policing news | Scoop.it
The treatment of employees in public services who raise concerns about wrongdoing is often "shocking", a group of MPs says.
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Man arrested in Syria terror inquiry

Man arrested in Syria terror inquiry | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 23-year-old man is arrested in west London - and later bailed - on suspicion of raising money for terrorism in Syria.
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Three sentenced for throwing drugs and phones into prison

Three sentenced for throwing drugs and phones into prison | Policing news | Scoop.it
Two men, one from Bovingdon, have been handed jail terms over throwing items into The Mount Prison while a woman has also been sentenced for the same offence.
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Boys arrested for Cadbury home arson

Boys arrested for Cadbury home arson | Policing news | Scoop.it
Three boys are arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire destroys the former home of the Cadbury family in Birmingham.
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TJ is Totally F

TJ is Totally F | Policing news | Scoop.it
Quite a few of you will need no explanation for that.
Where do I begin?
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Campaign targets modern slavery

Campaign targets modern slavery | Policing news | Scoop.it
The government launches the first nationwide campaign aimed at raising awareness of people working in slavery in the UK.
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Two men remanded in custody following shooting incident in Rugby

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Woman denies hiding cash in underwear

Woman denies hiding cash in underwear | Policing news | Scoop.it
A student accused of trying to smuggle money to fighters in Syria denies allegations she hid 20,000 euros (£16,000) in her underwear.
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Man jailed after door banging death

Man jailed after door banging death | Policing news | Scoop.it
A hammer-wielding drug addict is jailed after a woman suffered a heart attack and died when she was terrorised in her own home.
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Should police officers be charged with murder in the line of duty? | Anne Perkins

Should police officers be charged with murder in the line of duty? | Anne Perkins | Policing news | Scoop.it
Most of us accept that the police need to be armed sometimes but when things go wrong the justice system has to respondIts a rough year to be a police officer.
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Rolf Harris jail term will not be increased, says Attorney General Jeremy Wright

Rolf Harris jail term will not be increased, says Attorney General Jeremy Wright | Policing news | Scoop.it
Government's senior law officer, who can apply to have sentences increased on the grounds they are 'unduly lenient', refuses to take forward Harris' five years and nine months jail term
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