Tom Winsor had said that some communities 'from other cultures' choose to police themselves
Commons Home Affairs Select Committee
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Wednesday 29 February 2012
The wife of the retired businessman extradited to the US for alleged arms dealing broke down in tears as she gave evidence to MPs yesterday.
Monday 20 February 2012
Labour peer Lord Corbett of Castle Vale, who was prominent in the campaign to secure anonymity for victims of rape, died yesterday aged 78. He had been suffering from cancer.
Monday 06 February 2012
The internet plays a greater role in the violent radicalisation of Muslims than time spent in prisons and mosques, a group of MPs reported today.
Thursday 26 January 2012
The controversial fabric wrap around London's showpiece Olympic Stadium will stay despite the resignation of an ethics watchdog over the link between the Bhopal disaster and Dow Chemical Company, which is backing the hi-tech design, London 2012 said today.
Thursday 19 January 2012
Passport checks have been relaxed too often in recent years because of "highly troubling" mistakes by executives at the UK Border Agency, MPs warned.
Wednesday 18 January 2012
Thursday 05 January 2012
The father of an Indian engineering student shot and killed on Boxing Day said he sent his son to England because he wanted the best for him.
Monday 19 December 2011
Young people believe poverty is one of the key reasons behind the August riots, according to a new survey.
Thursday 08 December 2011
The Government alone is powerless to close a loophole which enables people to enter the UK illegally, the Immigration Minister admitted today.
Wednesday 23 November 2011
Immigration chiefs are being alerted to problems at ports and airports every six hours under a dramatic attempt to get a grip on Britain's border controls, MPs were told yesterday.
Tuesday 22 November 2011
The under-fire UK Border Agency (UKBA) is "nothing like good enough" in certain areas, Immigration Minister Damian Green declared today.
Wednesday 16 November 2011
Brodie Clark, the former head of the UK Border Force, broke his silence yesterday to accuse Theresa May of destroying his reputation as he hit back at suggestions he had gone "rogue" in secretly relaxing passport checks.
Wednesday 16 November 2011
Three conflicting accounts, triple negatives and an operational contradiction – the pilot scheme run by the UK Border Agency was so successful it was canned and the official responsible was sacked.
Tuesday 15 November 2011
Theresa May suffered a fresh setback last night over Britain's chaotic frontier controls after leaked documents disclosed that passengers on private jets have for months routinely been allowed into Britain without passport checks.
Friday 04 November 2011
Border officials have lost track of a population of asylum seekers and migrants the size of Cambridge, a critical report by MPs has said.
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