The amount paid by households towards the cost of policing looks set to rise by up to five per cent this year as the Government faces a potential show down with its flagship Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) who are demanding above inflation increases in council tax to combat swingeing budget cuts.
Seven people have been charged following raids on the now-famous James Turner Street in Birmingham - including one of the stars of the Channel 4 documentary series
The show has added almost 1m viewers since the first episode two weeks ago
Tom Winsor had said that some communities 'from other cultures' choose to police themselves
Iconic British brands sold 425,006 vehicles in 2013 - up 19 per cent on 2012 - and set records in 38 international markets
Viewers took to social media to voice their opinions on C4's new documentary
Saber Haldari is believed to be in the country illegally
Gatwick bosses found out that a damaging Christmas Eve flood was on the way only half an hour before it happened, the airport’s chief executive revealed on Tuesday.
Two dead, a teenager missing, damage to homes and businesses, transport disrupted. And it isn't over. More rain, high tides and gale-force winds are on the way
The chief operating officer at NHS England said the service is 'now stable and improving, and we are confident it will continue to get better'
Cure the NHS activist Julie Bailey and nurse Helene Donnelly were both mentioned in the New Year Honours List for their work as whistleblowers
Many forces reported a particular rise in anti-Islam hate crimes following the murder of soldier Lee Rigby
Over 8,500 children aged 10-12 have been arrested in England and Wales over the last two years, almost a quarter of which were made for violent attacks
Birmingham City Council has revealed its official email blacklist, with some surprising results
The sharp decline in some of Britain’s most common bird species is resulting for the first time in their disappearance from some parts of the United Kingdom, conservationists warn today.
There are “huge disparities” in the quality of train services in different regions of Britain, according to a report for the Campaign for Better Transport.