Police mistakes over stabbing death

A spelling error on a police computer meant domestic abuse was not handled properly by police shortly before a woman was murdered.

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Spelling mistake "allowed man with history of violence to kill partner"

A spelling mistake on a police computer allowed a man with a history of domestic abuse to kill his partner, according to a report.

The police watchdog has criticised the Northumbria force for mistakes that led to the death of Sarah Gosling in Newcastle earlier this year.

Watch Ben Chapman's report here:

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