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Rapes rise due to 'Savile effect'

The number of rapes recorded by police has risen by 2% in the past year, with the increase thought to be linked to the knock-on effect of the Jimmy Savile investigation, the ONS said.

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David Cameron 'proud of police' as crime figures fall

The Prime Minister said he was "proud" of police he met in west London after new figures put crime in England and Wales at its lowest level since 1981:

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