The Transport Secretary said while “police won’t always get it exactly right”, they are “trying their hardest” amid coronavirus lockdown.
Christmas dinners may in jeopardy in Fife where a trailer carrying thousands of Brussels sprouts has overturned and blocked a road.
Nottinghamshire Police have apologised for a Facebook post warning women not to walk alone at night.
Essex police have said 39 people have been pronounced dead with "early indications" suggesting 38 are adults and one is aged in their teens.
The climate change group said the £37 million Scotland Yard have spent policing their protests this year was a "bargain".
Three police officers and another employee were killed at Paris' police headquarters in a knife attack.
The attacker, believed to be an employee at police headquarters in Paris, was later shot to death.
Police chiefs and MPs have criticised Boris Johnson for having 35 new police recruits stand behind him in a speech about Brexit.
Police said 37 people were arrested for assaulting officers during the Notting Hill Carnival over the long weekend.
Durham Police has followed a move by Northamptonshire Police to offer all frontline officers the option to carry a Taser.
Jed Foster, the man accused of murdering PC Andrew Harper, is yet to enter his plea and will face trial in January.
Detectives have been given another 24 hours to question 10 men and boys over the death of the Thames Valley police officer.
A police officer has been killed while performing duties in Berkshire. Ten males have been arrested on suspicion of murder.
A police officer has been stood down after he was charged with assault at a London rally staged by ‘yellow vest’ pro-Brexit activists.
Police have been told not to penalise those who say they are a victim of harassment after a teenager was murdered by her stalker.
A mother has told Julia Hartley-Brewer that shows like Peaky Blinders contribute to the "negative imagery" influencing youngsters.
A police officer has been cleared of racially aggravated wounding after footage of his service dog biting a traveller was posted online.
He said a rise in knife crime can be combatted with an increase in stop and search in concert with Boris Johnson’s police recruiting drive.
Teachers and police officers are among those who can expect a pay rise in one of Theresa May’s final moves as Prime Minister.
He has admitted it will be a “stretch” to meet his leadership campaign promise to boost police numbers by 20,000 within three years.
She believes Boris Johnson can successfully boost police numbers by 20,000 within three years if he becomes Prime Minister.
He pledged to boost police numbers by 20,000 in three years if he wins the leadership contest.
Armed police have been called to a university campus following reports of a student seen brandishing a handgun.
Former Health Minister Norman Lamb has said that there was “an extraordinary establishment cover up” at the Gosport War Memorial Hospital, as police begin a criminal investigation.
Detectives are seeking information about a rape suspect with a distinctive tattoo after releasing CCTV footage of him attempting to book a hotel room last week in the Watford area.
Rape complainants are being told they must hand over their mobile phones to police or risk prosecutions against their attackers not going ahead.
Politicians should “think carefully” avoid inflaming the “incredibly febrile” atmosphere around Brexit, police chiefs have warned.
The former Deputy Assistant Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police has said that legalising drugs would “significantly reduce” street violence.
Up to 140 police officers a day could be drafted into Kent to deal with traffic congestion anticipated by the UK exiting the European Union without a deal.
Police dogs have been awarded what is described as an "animal OBE" for their response to the London terror attacks in 2017.
A police officer who was sacked for using racist language on a night out with colleagues has won an appeal against her dismissal.
Peter Tatchell, a human rights campaigner has said it is “highly questionable” to claim a “theological basis against trans people”.
A 104-year-old grandmother has been “arrested” by police for being "an upstanding citizen" after she said it was her greatest wish.
No suspects were identified in almost half of investigations into race and religious hate cases, new figures show.
A murder investigation has been launched after a woman’s body was found in a shallow grave in Kew.
The former Labour Home Secretary has accused the prime minister of being in “complete denial” about the causes of knife crime, after she suggested that there “was no direct correlation between certain crimes and police numbers".
The prime minister has said that the ‘responsibility’ of knife crime ‘lies with the perpetrators’ but has said that she will hold a summit with community groups in Downing Street on the issue.
Former Chief Constable of Cambridge Police, Tom Lloyd has described the proposal to bring in the army to deal with knife crime as “nonsense”.
The founder of Shatter Boys, a support group for male survivors of child sexual abuse in Rochdale, has told talkRADIO that UKIP has offered to fund them if they raise alarm about grooming gangs.
A former Met Police superintendent has said police run the risk of becoming "irrelevant" because they are no longer spending time connecting with communities.
The father of Jimmy Mizen, who was stabbed to death aged 16 in 2008, has said that “everyone is running around like headless chickens” because no one knows how to tackle knife crime.
Former gang member Sheldon Thomas has said that “no one takes police officers seriously” so sending them into schools to talk about knife crime will “never” work.
Five Metropolitan Police officers have been cleared of the death of a musician who died in Brixton police station, ten years after it happened.
A slew of stabbings across two major cities has been described as a "national emergency" by West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson.
The leader of the police chiefs has said that new laws should be introduced to allow police to positively discriminate in favour of minority ethnic candidates, saying that there needs to be a “shock” to the system.
Boris Johnson has accused the police of “wasting time” arresting women accused of being anti-transgender, when he suggests the manpower could be used to tackle knife crime.
Police officers are calling for "more boots on the ground" as figures reveal a 14% rise in homicides - the highest number since 2008.
The College of Policing has dropped a job advertisement for external candidates to become senior officers after it was criticised for its attitude of believe they were “intellectually superior” to frontline officers.
Peter Bleksley, a former Metropolitan police officer has said that he does not have a problem with so-called ‘paedophile hunters’ but that he feels their need to live-stream confrontations as a “lust for likes and views” on social media.
Around 1,000 police officers from England and Scotland are to begin training this month for deployment in Northern Ireland, in case of disorder in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The Chief Constable of Sussex Police has said he feels "really sorry" for a couple who felt "violated" after being held for 36 hours before being cleared of involvement of the disruption of Gatwick Airport by drones.