“We know the barriers often lie at the crossroads between police and health services. That is why we are working with the Home Office and leaders of the police to look at how we can improve services for the very vulnerable people involved.”
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A 38-year-old man is seriously ill in hospital after the third stabbing in Sheffield in just five days.
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Police have charged two people with murder after two teenagers died in separate fatal stabbings in Sheffield this week.