The North West has one of the worst records in the country for domestic abuse. One leading women's charity says many people could be staying with violent partners because there are no longer places for them to shelter.
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A police officer, whose search work exposed the horrors of the Moors Murders, has spoken out - 50 years after the killers were jailed.
The Independent Police Complaints Commission is considering publishing an unredacted report of what happened at the Battle of Orgreave.
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