A candidate for Police and Crime Commissioner for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is to be chosen on Friday.
First time young offenders need a chance of being steered away from a life of crime.
“So there’s no doubt, we are the underdog. But the point is, the Mayor’s record is so terrible it’s allowed us an opportunity.
Tightening the definition of a “hate incident” would help. Our new Attorney General has a lot of work to do if public confidence is to be restored.
Most don’t even mention knife crime. Instead they boast of endorsements from far left groups.
Tagging offenders, and the provision of work programmes, can rescue those at risk of being lost to a path from which they will find it difficult to return.
He has repeatedly shown that he is not interested in governing and making the difficult choices this entails. Instead he prefers playing to the gallery.
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Whilst loneliness is an inherent aspect of human existence, long-term loneliness has been linked with health inequality and poor life outcomes.
Ministers have been asked to push the Government’s priorities – tackling crime, funding the NHS, “levelling up” regions. How can these be effected without faster growth?
Since 2016, the amount of “hate crime” has probably gone down. The number of UK residents from other EU states has certainly gone up.
We have a candidate for PCC in Jay Singh-Sohal who grasps the complexities of policing one of the most densely populated areas in Europe.
If I had not been sent to a state boarding school and experienced stable relationships, I would likely have ended up in care myself.
We may need to move towards a mandatory minimum sentence to send a clearer message.
147 people were murdered in the capital last year, the highest level since 2008. There were three knife crime murders in Fulham last year, in my constituency.
Applying the principles of prevention, treatment and recovery could deliver results. This could be a real legacy.
I have a crime plan which will ensure that criminals on and offline are put under pressure, not victims. I will fight for London’s values of openness and acceptance.
I am deeply honoured to have been elected Leader of the Conservative Group, on the London Assembly, at an extraordinarily important juncture.
To view Britain in such a way is to see a useless picture of the nation. Most people are Just About Managing. And they are our new voters.
Asserting the rights of Parliament over the EU is half the European mission. Asserting them over the ECHR is the other half.
The campaign feels better run, including online. People massively prefer Boris Johnson to Corbyn. The question is whether it is enough
Treat claims of a communalist election with suspicion. The evidence suggests that ethnic minority voters prioritise domestic issues over foreign policy ones.
As well as Government measures to toughen up punishments and support victims, the nation requires more magistrates.
I am determined to refocus the conversation: to how we bring crime levels down; and build the homes we desperately need.
In Thames Valley we have had some groundbreaking investigations. But there are too many agencies with overlapping responsibilities.
Thousands of teenagers are exploited through County Lines. The Metropolitan Police force area is the largest exporting hub to the rest of the country.
Consider the sad case of the man whose death was registered in Bangladesh on election day. Miraculously, his vote was recorded thousands of miles away in Tower Hamlets.
On this topic the disconnect between SW1 and the people is particularly vast.
Since Parliament is unlikely to consider many of the measures proposed today, they should be put to the people as soon as possible.
There are significant loopholes in our safeguarding measures that are entirely preventable, but potentially disastrous.