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

Coronavirus: Cressida Dick warns police will force non-compliant public to move on

Coronavirus: Police want spit guards to protect officers from 'vile behaviour'

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Coronavirus: Cruise ship with suspected patients on board allowed to dock in Florida

Coronavirus: Amazon investigated after firing worker who went on strike over COVID-19

Coronavirus: Senior officer warns police over lockdown tactics after 'over-zealous' claims