Officers say many victims do not report incidents and organised gangs have a free reinThe Netherlands is starting to resemble a narco-state with the police unable to combat the emergence of a parallel criminal economy, a report from the Dutch police association has warned.Official figures suggest crime is on a downward trend but officers say many victims have stopped reporting incidents while organised crime syndicates have been given a free rein. Continue reading... [...]
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Operation Stovewood briefing reveals first official increase since scandal broke in 2014The number of children believed to have been sexually exploited in Rotherham has been raised to 1,510, in the first official increase in the figure since the scandal erupted four years ago.The National Crime Agency (NCA) said its analysis suggested the number of victims was higher than the figure of 1,400 identified by Professor Alexis Jay's report in 2014. Continue reading... [...]
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Gus Kenworthy Shuts Down Homophobic Twitter Troll In Olympic Medal-Worthy Style
U.S. skier Gus Kenworthy is taking no garbage from homophobic internet trolls. [...]
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The family that took in Nikolas Cruz says they knew he was depressed, but had no idea how troubled he really was [...]
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About 100 from Stoneman Douglas High busing to state capital of Tallahassee to rally for tougher gun laws [...]
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Shadow development secretary Kate Osamor questions depth of Foreign Office inquiry as project funding Free Syrian Police is reinstatedThe government has resurrected a controversial multimillion-pound aid scheme to train a civilian police force that was alleged to have given cash to extremists in Syria, the Guardian can reveal.The UK-backed project was suspended in November last year, after an investigation found that the Free Syrian Police were paying off militants, listing dead and fictitious people on [...]
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Sheet Pan Chicken Recipes For Everyone Who Hates Doing Cleanup
Some people are just not emotionally equipped to handle kitchen cleanup with any level of chill. [...]
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Timur Bekmambetov's film about a journalist investigating women online being lured to Syria is silly but effectiveCinema is currently deciding how it meets the challenge of representing the way modern life and modern experience is increasingly happening online. The recent supernatural horror-thriller Unfriended had the ingenious idea of playing out its entire drama on one computer screen in real time, a kind of found-footage 2.0, switching between Facebook, Skype and instant messaging, the various prompts [...]
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