Crime is falling in Britain, but with police numbers under threat as budgets are squeezed, how will that affect the rate?

And while crime is falling, hate crimes have risen, especially since the EU Referendum. This section will cover the main crime and policing stories across the UK.

Crime & Police

Derry McCann

Life Term For Man Who Raped Woman Hours Before Getting Married

Paraguay's biggest-ever heist as vault targeted in £9m cash raid

Business bosses put their heads together over Brexit challenges

Puppy farm murders: 'Deep concern' over Surrey Police gun licensing staff

Madeleine McCann Rowley

Top Cop: "Critical" Leads On Madeleine Still Being Investigated

Madeleine McCann: Investigators pursuing 'significant' lead

Police Brent

Video Of Police's "Forceful" Arrest Of Brent Teens Under Investigation