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

Monk, left, was convicted of Dalian Atkinson's (right) manslaughter

Police officer found guilty of ex-Aston Villa footballer Dalian Atkinson's manslaughter

Police have identified a suspect they want to trace after the shocking incident, which happened in Athol Street, Middlesbrough, at around 8.30pm on Saturday

Police officer has throat cut after being pinned to floor by two men

The bill has been opposed in demonstrations

Controversial police bill 'would restrict peaceful protests in a way inconsistent with human rights'

The journalist was forced to run to safety after being hounded by a mob

Second man, 62, arrested after journalist chased at anti-lockdown protest

Parents were advised that security at West Park Academy primary school was being tightened following the incident at lunchtime.

Teen arrested after child is stabbed near primary school

Protesters clashed with police officers during the anti-lockdown demonstration

Three officers injured as police clash with anti-lockdown protesters in central London

History teacher James Furlong, 36, scientist Dr David Wails, 49, and Joseph Ritchie-Bennett, 39, all died in the Reading terror attack last year

Memorial services to remember victims on anniversary of Reading attack

One person has died after a truck drove into a Pride parade in Florida

One dead after truck hits crowds during Pride parade

18 men were arrested in London yesterday during Euro 2020 celebrations

30 arrests after hundreds of Scotland fans party all night after England draw

Alastair Morgan has told LBC he feels "vindicated" after a bombshell report into Metropolitan Police corruption

Daniel Morgan's brother tells LBC he feels 'vindicated' after Met Police corruption report