Thousands of violent crimes were among those that went undocumented.
One force failed to record almost one in five crimes.
Police have been condemned for leaving a 16-year-old girl who threatened to self-harm naked in her cell for 10 minutes and
A third of police forces are failing to fight child sex exploitation effectively, something the NSPCC condemned as "deeply
As we await the guidance and implementation for the new offence of coercive control many are gearing up to ensure their response
Fighting over a TV remote control, damaging a fence and pushing a parent are among the reasons police have unnecessarily
Police have been asking crime victims to investigate offences themselves, a new report from the police watchdog has revealed
High-volume offences such as criminal damage or vehicle crime are "on the verge of being decriminalised" by police forces
Tens of thousands of offences - equivalent to a fifth of all crimes - could be going unrecorded after being written off by
Thousands of domestic violence victims are being failed by police forces across England and Wales due to "alarming and unacceptable