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150,000 police fingerprint, DNA and arrest history records wiped in blunder

Some 150,000 fingerprint, DNA and arrest history records were deleted in a technological blunder.

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UK and France sign agreement to curb migrant crossings in English Channel

Priti Patel and her French counterpart agreed to double the number of French police officers patrolling a 150km stretch of coastline.

Priti Patel's asylum system 'overhaul' neither 'fair or compassionate'

The Home Secretary has pledged to make the UK's asylum system "firm and fair", promising "the biggest overhaul in decades."