Violent crime

Avon and Somerset Police have retracted claims that one officer was left with a broken arm and another suffered broken ribs.
Twenty charities are calling on Boris Johnson to include the domestic abuse commissioner in his top team as domestic abuse is behind a third of violent crime.
This comes as the government faces ongoing backlash for its 'offensive' #KnifeFree initiative which sees anti-violence testimonies printed in thousands of food containers.
Promise of tougher sentences for violent criminals follows stop-and-search and prison places pledges.
The Tory politicians who voted for brutal cuts are now claiming they’d like to reverse the damage they caused, shadow policing minister Louise Haigh MP writes.
London Mayor points to "most comprehensive study" to highlight need for bigger investment in youth services.
White privilege is being absolved of responsibility for reciting violent lyrics – where black people are not, reporter Nadine White writes