1. Victim Support Weekly Policy Update (1)

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    By Cumbria Together on 04 July 2016

    In this week’s briefing:  David Cameron says that the UK will maintain good levels of co-operation on crime, borders and counter-terrorism with the EU  Hate crime reported to the national police portal rises  MoJ statistics reveal regional discrepancies in criminal court effectiveness and waiting times and that only 50% of victims’ compensation is paid within a year

  2. Victim Support Weekly Policy Update

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    By Cumbria Together on 15 June 2016

    In this week’s briefing:  The Wales Bill is presented to Parliament  MP’s vote in favour of the Investigatory Powers Bill  The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child publishes its findings on the UK

  3. Your GP’s are looking for your help

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    By Cumbria Together on 14 June 2016

    Cumbria CCG are currently undertaking a short questionnaire asking people of Cumbria how they’d like to see technology used in healthcare in Cumbria.

  4. Victim Support Weekly Policy Report 27th May – 3rd June

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    By Cumbria Together on 06 June 2016

    In this week’s briefing:  The Times reports that Policing Minister Mike Penning will publish a green paper enshrining the Conservative’s manifesto pledge for a victims’ law  The Joint Committee on Human Rights says the Investigatory Powers Bill is “a significant step forward in human rights terms”  Lord Harris of Haringey is appointed to undertake a review of London’s preparedness for a future major terrorist incident  The Liberal Democrat’s propose amendments to the Policing and Crime Bill that would give victims of revenge porn anonymity

  5. Text 999

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    By Cumbria Together on 02 June 2016

    The emergencySMS service has been developed by RNID, BT, Cable and Wireless, the Department of Communities and Local Government, OFCOM, the UK emergency services and all mobile network operators. For further information please click here.