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

Call The Commissioner: Cressida Dick on LBC

Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick: Live On LBC - Watch At 8am

Terrorism and cuts put police under pressure

Puerto Rico a 'ghost town' as it braces for deadly Hurricane Maria

Hurricane Maria: Dominica PM rescued amid 'mind-boggling' carnage

Steve White, Police Federation Chief, on how police are having to deal with mental health

Mental Health Agencies Are Failing And Police Are Having To Pick Up The Pieces: Federation Chief

Nigel said the government were in denial and not doing enough

Nigel Farage Says It's Time To Respond To Terrorism By Arming The Police Force

Equifax hacking breach risks data of 400,000 UK customers