UK Covid live: Javid tells MPs there are 336 UK Omicron cases and community transmission across England

The role of dedicated health and justice partnership co-ordinators, who liaise between prisons, probation and treatment providers, will be expanded to cover every region in England and Wales. This will mean services in prison and the community are better joined up and offenders’ treatment plans remain consistent, helping them to stay on track and break … Read more

Passports to be taken off illegal drug users in Boris Johnson’s new crackdown

T he Prime Minister will this week launch a 10-year plan to tackle illegal drug-related crime which will include removing passports and driving licences from offenders, it has been reported. The crackdown will also include football-style travel bans, harsher sentences for drug dealers and measures to break up County Lines gangs. The Sun reported Boris … Read more