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The Crown Prosecution Service issued a long statement on the decision behind the Hillsborough charges.
Four former police officers face criminal proceedings including the match commander David Duckenfield who is charged with the manslaughter by gross negligence of 95 people.
Rob Smith reports.
On a landmark day in the story of the Hillsborough disaster, six people have been charged with criminal offences.
Four of them of them are former police officers, including the match commander David Duckenfield.
Here's our Hillsborough correspondent, Andy Bonner.
Trevor Hicks from Keighley lost his two daughters Sarah and Vicki in the Hillsborough disaster. He says it has been a long fight to get this far.
The Hillsborough families have issued a statement through their legal firm, saying they do not intend to 'indulge in speculation' about the outcome of the criminal trials.
The families have pursued and achieved the truth and a measure of Justice in the Inquests but they have always known that accountability is the most difficult objective.
They remain keen to see the criminal process properly pursued for those who have been charged and given that the rights of the defendants should be respected they do not intend to indulge in speculation about the outcome of criminal trials.
They do however hope that the memories of their loved ones and the integrity of the fans who attended Hillsborough will be respected during the process.
South Yorkshire Police have given their reaction to the CPS decision to bring criminal charges against some former officers.Read the full story ›
Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn have praised the work of Hillsborough families.
Sue Hemming, Head of the CPS Special Crime and Counter Terrorism Division, said a decision on two 'new suspects' would be made at a later date.
She added that the six named defendants had a 'right to a fair trial' - and it was " extremely important that there should be no reporting, commentary or sharing of information online which could in any way prejudice these proceedings."
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