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Crime figures: Police statistics could be unreliable

The watchdog that oversees the publication of official data, UK Statistics Authority, said last week that there was evidence that crime figures recorded by the police in England and Wales may not be reliable.

Ahead of the publication of the latest set of data on Thursday, BBC Breakfast's Graham Satchell has been examining if the numbers can be trusted.

  • 23 Jan
  • From the section UK
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