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Key public services are in bad shape across the board, say most Brits – with NHS faring the worst
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Public services

Key public services are in bad shape across the board, say most Brits – with NHS faring the worst

This year has seen police scandals, an NHS crisis and train services grind to a halt – it's perhaps no surprise people think public services are in a bad shape
No more good cop, bad cop: Revisiting Serpico and Training Day in the wake of global calls to abolish the police
Corrupt cops: Serpico lead actor Al Pacino and Training Day star Denzel Washington
Review

No more good cop, bad cop: Revisiting Serpico and Training Day in the wake of global calls to abolish the police

Should we break up the Met? We asked experts what comes next after the Casey Review
Met Police, defund the police, break up the met
police reform

Should we break up the Met? We asked experts what comes next after the Casey Review

Police have no place in our schools
Dr Shabna Begum

Police have no place in our schools

The 'paramilitary' tactics used by police to suppress protest
podcast

The 'paramilitary' tactics used by police to suppress protest

Police anti-racism plan can't work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say
police crime sentencing and courts bill
Racism

Police anti-racism plan can't work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say

Expanded stop and search powers will lead to ‘more criminalisation of Black people’, groups warn
stop and search
Stop and Search

Expanded stop and search powers will lead to ‘more criminalisation of Black people’, groups warn

Diane Abbott demands meeting with Hackney police after Black schoolgirl strip-searched
Child Q

Diane Abbott demands meeting with Hackney police after Black schoolgirl strip-searched

Sexist, racist and homophobic behaviour within Met Police laid bare in new report
Met Police officers standing by stairs.
Met Police

Sexist, racist and homophobic behaviour within Met Police laid bare in new report

The Met Police is being sued for not investigating a Downing Street Christmas party
Partygate

The Met Police is being sued for not investigating a Downing Street Christmas party

Home Office in U-turn over 'discriminatory' plans to give police more stop and search powers
stop and search
Politics

Home Office in U-turn over 'discriminatory' plans to give police more stop and search powers

Women's groups threaten Priti Patel with legal action over 'inadequate' Sarah Everard inquiry
Activism

Women's groups threaten Priti Patel with legal action over 'inadequate' Sarah Everard inquiry

Police warn of groups travelling to London to 'cause violence' at Million Mask March
million mask march
Activism

Police warn of groups travelling to London to 'cause violence' at Million Mask March

Sisters Uncut occupy Royal Courts of Justice to protest police violence against women
Sisters Uncut protesters outside the Royal Courts of Justice in London. Image: Greg Barradale
Activism

Sisters Uncut occupy Royal Courts of Justice to protest police violence against women

Police officers admit taking and sharing photos of bodies of murdered sisters
Nicole Smallman and Bibaa Henry. Image: Met Police
News

Police officers admit taking and sharing photos of bodies of murdered sisters