Something needs to be done quickly to deal with the mess created by restrictions on police bail, argues Ed Cape
Last night the Centre's director, Richard Garside, was interviewed on BBC Newsnight on the issue of police bail. He argued that police should not blame cuts for the problems with bail. He said;
'The police remain a very well resourced public service. In the decade to 2010, police funding went up in real terms by 50%.'
Our response to the College of Policing consultation on improving standards in the use of pre-charge bail by the police.