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Families arrive in Warrington for Hillsborough decision

Families of the 96 Hillsborough victims have arrived at Parr Hall in Warrington.

They are about to told by the Crown Prosecution Service whether any criminal charges are to be made relating to the 1989 disaster.

Families arrive at Parr Hall, Warrington

Operation Resolve, which investigated the causes of the disaster, and the Independent Police Complaints Commission passed files of evidence relating to 23 suspects, including individuals and organisations, to the CPS earlier this year.

Margaret Aspinall, chairwoman of the Hillsborough Family Support Group, said: "It is going to be a day of mixed emotions for the families and we have had so many of them.

Day of mixed emotions

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22 Hillsborough families complain to police watchdog about suspended SYP chief constable

The police watchdog says it has received a joint complaint from 22 Hillsborough families about the suspended Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police.

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David Crompton was suspended by Police and Crime Commissioner Alan Billings in April over his response to the inquests into the deaths of 96 Liverpool fans.

Watchdog the IPCC has not given details about the complaint, but says it has been referred to Mr Billings for consideration.

Dismissal proceedings begin for suspended South Yorkshire chief constable

Dismissal proceedings for the suspended South Yorkshire chief constable David Crompton have begun, the force's police and crime commissioner has confirmed.

Suspended South Yorkshire chief constable David Crompton Credit: Press Association

Mr Crompton was suspended on April 27 because of concerns about public trust and confidence in the force following verdicts in the Hillsborough inquests.

Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner, said last month that his decision was based on "the erosion of public trust and confidence".

The force has now begun the statutory process to decide whether to call for MrCrompton to retire or resign, Dr Billings said.

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