Legal News & Articles

Home Secretary speech on counter-terrorism

20 May 2019

In a speech at New Scotland Yard, home to the headquarters of counter-terrorism policing in the UK, the Home Secretary reasserted the UK’s leading international role in countering terrorism and keeping people safe from emerging threats.

Knife crime linked to cuts in youth services

07 May 2019

A study by the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) suggests the increase in knife crime could be linked to cuts in youth service funding - which funds things such as youth clubs and youth workers - with areas suffering the largest falls showing the biggest rises in violence involving knives.