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Home Affairs Correspondent — Channel 4 News
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'Could have been saved': failing the mentally ill in prison

channel4.com — The Equality and Human Rights Commission's study of 367 'non-natural' prison deaths between 2010 and 2013 says many could have been prevented and recommends imposing a legal duty on institutions to improve care and treatment when recommended. EHRC only looked at adult cases but nowhere is this more damning than when it comes to children.

London teenager Ziamani guilty of plot to behead soldier

channel4.com — Brustholm Ziamani, 19, was arrested in east London last August carrying a knife, hammer and Islamic state flag inside his rucksack. An Old Bailey jury was told how he had proclaimed online support for the killers of Fusilier Lee Rigby and told his former girlfriend he wanted to die a martyr.

Could there be more security at UK Jewish schools? - video

channel4.com — Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed. Channel 4 News learns that the education secretary is considering stepping up security around Jewish schools in the UK. Simon Israel reports on the threat Jewish communities face in the country.

Inquiry set up into collapse of police corruption trial

channel4.com — Mrs May is to appoint a QC to look into why the prosecution abandoned the case against a dozen former South Wales police officers charged with perverting the course of justice in the Lynette White murder investigation 27 years ago.

12 years for UK jihadist who faked his own death

channel4.com — Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed. A British jihadist who travelled to Syria, then faked his own death to try to return to the UK, is jailed for 12 years - a sentence that could be extended to 17 if he shows no sign of reform.

Anti-semitism in the UK 'reaches 30-year high'

channel4.com — The Jewish security charity, Community Security Trust (CST) recorded close to 1,200 incidents last year, more than double the number in 2013. They include assaults, threats to kill, desecration of synagogues and cemeteries, and abuse. There were also 60 incidents recorded of what the CST term 'potential hostile reconnaissance' of Jewish buildings.

Frontline officers face axe under new measures - video

channel4.com — Figures exclusively released to Channel 4 News by the police federation shows that in the last four years, the equivalent of seven entire forces have been cut.

Stockport nurse poisoned patients 'at random' - video

channel4.com — Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed. A nurse at Stockport's Stepping hill hospital is accused of murdering three patients and poisoning 18 others. Prosecutors said Victorino Chua contaminated saline drips with insulin "at random".

The Islamic State teen who refused to detonate bomb device

channel4.com — Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed. A teenager sent to carry out a suicide bombing by Islamic State is being paraded by Iraqi officials after he refused to detonate the device.

Indian food exec behind prominent pro-ISIS Twitter account

mashable.com — LONDON - For agents of the Islamic State, the front lines have long been drawn: There is combat in the Middle East and there is the battlefield of Twitter. One of the most influential operators have been the person behind the widely-followed Twitter account @ShamiWitness.
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Feb 28, 2015

RT @kevin_maxwell: Black female @metpoliceuk cop Ricky Haruna reinstated after #racism in Force, coming just after PC Carol Howard case. pic.twitter.com/DoYhY3GcJe

Feb 27, 2015

RT @policemonitor: Metropolitan Police backs down from 'pay-to-protest' demands on climate and women's marches fb.me/7gh814me1

Feb 26, 2015

Washington Post name 'Jihadi John' as London based Mohammed Emazi. Scotland Yard refuses to confirm identity on basis 'life is at risk'

Feb 25, 2015

It’s dangerous just to let radicalised Britons go and join Isis | Shiraz Maher gu.com/p/465c2/stw

Feb 25, 2015

22 year old arrested in London on suspicion of funding ISIS recruits from UK

Feb 24, 2015

RT @IamIanHitchings: #Germany charges 94-year-old former Nazi SS officer over 3,681 murders at Auschwitz. shr.gs/U0RCBzE

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