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

Caroline Lucas: Green MP investigated over £150 parliament tour offer

A sale of Bombardier's rail operations to Alstom would raise UK job fears

Ex-US watchdog Casey to step down from HSBC board

Australia: Bushfires under control in New South Wales for first time in six months

Labour calls for investigation into Boris Johnson's £15k Caribbean holiday

Number of women and girls killed in England and Wales at highest level in 14 years