Cabinet minister Justine Greening writes to police on cuts Requests data for her local area after pressure from public But document leaks after her staff send it to the wrong printer Cabinet-level concerns over police cuts can be laid bare — with Justine Greening writing to the Metropolitan Police to ask them about police numbers […]

News Corporation has been exposed as a member of a controversial lobby group linked to attempts to weaken laws on the bribery of British police officers. The corporation is a full member of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), home to numerous corporations campaigning against the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act — under which the […]

In keeping with Boris Johnson’s antipathy towards the numerous hacking investigations, his deputy has been accused of trying to stall the police investigation into News Of The World. As the chair of the Metropolitan Police’s governing body, Kit Malthouse complained to senior officers “several times” about the probe. In written evidence to the Leveson Inquiry […]

Boris Johnson has today admitted that 1,700 police have been cut in London since March 2010. Speaking to LBC’s Nick Ferrari, the under pressure Mayor finally acknowledged declining police numbers in what will prove an additional blow to his faltering re-election campaign. This news comes despite the guarantee of an increased police presence being a […]