Home Secretary criticised over police cuts

National Audit Office says Theresa May's department needs to do more to increase confidence that savings are being made in the right areas. It says business areas within the Home Office haven't fully considered efficiency and effectiveness when evaluating where cuts should be made.


Police cuts 'not enough'

The National Audit Office (NAO) says planned cuts by police forces fall £500 million short of the savings needed. Police forces need to make £1.5 billion of savings, but two thirds of them are not doing enough to reach this total.