Official statistics reveal 10% reduction in criminal offences
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Saturday 13 March 2010
Tony Blair once upset the Women's Institute and was given a stern heckling; now Brown's had to apologise to them. It is, though, Phil of Hull City rather than Gordon of Raith Rovers who has had to say sorry to the jam-makers of Humberside as the problems mount around the KC Stadium at a rate with which the occupant of No 10 might sympathise.
Monday 08 March 2010
A man was remanded in custody today charged with murdering his wife after an alleged attack.
Friday 05 March 2010
Four people were taken to hospital with chemical burns today after a cloud of toxic gas escaped from a chemical plant.
Friday 26 February 2010
Eight men were jailed today for their roles in a multimillion-pound counterfeit currency operation.
Tuesday 23 February 2010
Thursday 31 December 2009
They were dancing in the streets of Bolton yesterday. The icy pavments were suddenly covered with gold, bluebirds swooped over Doffcocker Lodge and lambs gambolled on the moors. Welcome to a town in mourning for its football manager.
Saturday 24 October 2009
Wednesday 21 October 2009
The launch of an interactive online map showing crime statistics for every street in England and Wales sparked such interest yesterday that it crashed just hours after its launch.
Tuesday 20 October 2009
An interactive map offering detailed crime statistics on every street in England and Wales appeared to crash hours after its launch today.
Monday 21 September 2009
Some UK police forces fail to record more than four in 10 rape claims on official crime records, it was reported today.
Saturday 12 September 2009
Friday 04 September 2009
Sunday 23 August 2009
A skydiver has fallen to his death at the same airfield where a fellow enthusiast died in mysterious circumstances six years ago.
Sunday 23 August 2009
Friday 14 August 2009
A baby whose body parts were found in a sewage treatment works was recently born prematurely, police said today.
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
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Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
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