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

A British Transport Police has been found guilty of assault following the use of a taser.

Police Officer Convicted Of Taser Assault

Police forensic officers at the scene of a stabbing.

Four Men Stabbed In Separate Incidents Across London In Just Seven Hours

Mr Davies could now face a by-election.

Tory MP Fined And Given Community Order Over Forged Expenses Claim

Teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg tells MPs: 'Our future's been sold'

Extinction Rebellion reveals new protest plans for this week

Extinction Rebellion climate change campaigners to 'pause' London protest