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

Driverless car makers could face jail if AI causes harm

John Apter is the chairman of the Police Federation

Overstretched Police Are Too Busy Dealing With “Petty Squabbles” On Social Media

Artisan pizzas and craft beer: How foodie culture could save the high street

Equifax fined £500,000 for failing to protect customer details in cyber attack

Young boy admits putting needles into strawberries

Noel Edmonds brands Archbishop of Canterbury 'reincarnation of evil' over Lloyds investment

EU scraps Ireland lawsuit in Apple 'state aid' case