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Crime figures: Police statistics could be unreliable

23 January 2014 Last updated at 07:09 GMT

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.