The Police will no longer investigate Crimes…….
Shall I say it again….the Police will no longer investigate crimes
Officer warns change could have ‘horrendous’ impact on victims of offences including burglary and car crime.
There are fears that thousands of crimes will not be investigated in London under new guidelines in response to funding cuts.
Shoplifting, car crime and criminal damage are among the “lower level” offences that officers may not probe.
Details seen by The Sun suggest that crimes involving a loss of under £50, car crime and some assaults will not be investigated unless a suspect is already identified.
“We are having to ‘balance the books’ with fewer officers and less money”
The Met was coping with a rise in gun crime, knife crime and sexual offences, a 10 per cent increase in calls to 999, terror attacks and wider security threats.