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News Daily: Police ‘may become irrelevant’ and US mail bombs

If you want to get this briefing by email, sign up here ‘Dire consequences’ Image copyright Getty Images Policing is at risk of becoming “irrelevant” as the number of officers on the beat is slashed and huge numbers of crimes go unsolved. That’s the stark warning being made by MPs on the Home Affairs Select Committee. It found that while ...

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Overstretched police risk becoming ‘irrelevant’, MPs warn

Image copyright EPA Policing is at risk of becoming “irrelevant” as neighbourhood teams are stripped back and huge numbers of crimes go unsolved, MPs have warned. A report by the Home Affairs Committee said forces in England and Wales were “struggling to cope” amid falling staff numbers and rising crime. It also accused the Home Office of a “complete failure ...

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U.S. pastor’s lawyer says new Turkish prosecution witnesses irrelevant to case

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – New prosecution witnesses expected to testify on Friday in the Turkish trial of a U.S. Christian pastor on terrorism charges lack relevance as their testimony will focus on incidents after Andrew Brunson’s arrest, his lawyer said. FILE PHOTO: Ismail Cem Halavurt, lawyer of the jailed pastor Andrew Brunson, talks to media outside the Aliaga Prison and Courthouse ...

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