According to the latest research, there has been an increase in the level of violent hate crime against disabled people.
The Home Secretary, Priti Patel has launched a new £25 million fund to help prevent crimes such as burglary and theft in crime hotspots.
Following expansion to an existing Government scheme, victims of crimes including stalking, harassment and sex crimes will be able to challenge sentences that they believe are too lenient.
The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has said that the number of prisoners in England and Wales is expected to fall in the near future due to fewer people being charged with criminal offences.
Children aged 12 and over could face curfews as the Home Office attempts to tackle knife crime in England and Wales.
The Home Office has announced plans to provide £5 million worth of funding towards the development of innovative technology that will help police forces prevent crime.
A new piece of legislation has been introduced on Britain’s motorways which will see drivers receive automatic fines and points on their licence for ignoring closed lanes.
The Government has announced plans for a new sentencing code to be introduced in a bid to simplify and tidy up the current complex system associated with sentencing in the UK.
Three homes in London worth over £80 million have been frozen by the High Court in an attempt by the National Crime Agency (NCA) to stop foreigners from laundering money in the UK.
According to the latest official figures, the homicide rate in the United Kingdom has reached a record high for the past decade.