Home Affairs Committee

Sweeping Reforms To The UK Border Agency..

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK

Staff in the UK Border Agency have been told their jobs will stay exactly the same - despite the Home Secretary trumpeting sweeping reforms to the und...

Pressure On Home Secretary Over Afghanistan Veteran's Extradition To USA

PA | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK

Pressure has increased on the home secretary to intervene in the case of a former soldier who is facing extradition to America over fraud allegations ...

Child Sexual Exploitation is Not an Ethnic or Cultural Crime

Yasmin Qureshi | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Politics
Yasmin Qureshi

Yesterday's debate should not have been about the ethnicity and religion of the abuser, nor should it be an opportunity to tarnish an entire community. This is a debate about the vulnerability of victims, let's not forget about them.

Ian Blair: The Coalition Shows A 'Lack Of Sympathy' For The Police

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Politics

The former Metropolitan Police Commissioner Ian Blair has warned that Theresa May's plans to reshape the police is sending the force into "unchartered...

MPs Call For Britain's Extradition Treaty With The US To Be Changed

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Politics

Arrangements for extradition between the US and the UK should be radically changed to restore public confidence, said a group of MPs. The Home Affa...

'Christmas Came Early In August' - MPs Blame Police For Scale Of The Riots

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Politics

MPs have criticised the police's handling of the riots in England in August, suggesting they should have mobilised more officers onto the streets soon...

Analysis: Where Does The UK Border Row Go Next?

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK Politics

Brodie Clark will no doubt be quite satisfied with his attempts to demolish the credibility of Theresa May during his appearance before the Home Affai...

Met Should Not Be Given Extra Work, Say MPs

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK Politics

Scotland Yard should not be asked to take on additional functions following the upheaval caused by the phone hacking scandal, MPs have said. In a ...