Subscribe now for just £20 per year

PoliceOracle.com

 

Victims left at risk by force recording failures

Watchdog estimates West Midlands not recording almost 40,000 reports of crime each year.

Victims left at risk by force recording failures

Date - 7th September 2017
By - Martin Buhagiar and Press Association
3 Comments 3 Comments}
One of Britain's largest police forces is failing to record thousands of alleged offences including reports of rape. Inspectors warned victims could be at more risk of harm because of shortcomings at West Midlands Police. An...
Do you have an interesting news story? Contact the newsdesk on 0203 119 3303
or alternatively get in touch via the contact form.
Close

Subscribe for just £29 a year

Get access to exclusive news and features from a policing perspective. With 50 articles a week, covering all facets of law enforcement, stay informed on the latest issues facing the community. From an independently run, award winning, editorial team.
More information

Subscribe now ›

Already a subscriber?