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Assault laws set to be beefed up

Only one in four assault cases result in a conviction data shows.

The Home Secretary said people who assault officers are 'monsters'

The Home Secretary said people who assault officers are 'monsters'

Date - 9th September 2019
By - Chris Smith
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Senior officers are working to get sentencing guidelines revised to ensure custodial sentence becomes ‘the norm not the exception’ after official data revealed just one in four assaults result in a conviction. It came as the Home...
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