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31 January 2015 Last updated at 11:32

Tasers 'needed for all police'A Taser

All front-line police officers should be offered a Taser to protect them against the increased terrorism threat, the head of the Police Federation says.

Prince Charles at Clarence House on November 20, 2014 Royal household 'like Wolf Hall'

Clarence House is fraught with rivalries that have led to it being compared to the court of Henry VIII, according to a new biography of the Prince of Wales.

Alan BarnesVictim fund reaches £90k in two days

Well-wishers donate more than £90,000 in two days to help a disabled pensioner who was mugged outside his Gateshead home.

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'Don't give up on us,' police tell ministers

A typical day in a typical force has been calculated - and an increasing amount of time is being spent on public safety and welfare work.

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