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Reports of police seizing mobile phones after every road traffic collision are inaccurate
Following wide reporting that guidance has been issued to officers to examine or seize mobile phones after every road traffic collision today (Saturday, July 26), the National Policing Lead for Roads Policing, Chief Constable Suzette Davenport, has issued the following statement:
Too many still risking lives by drink and drug driving
Despite repeated warnings about the dangers of driving under the influence of drink or drugs, too many people are still risking their lives and others on our roads, the National Policing Lead for Roads Policing has said.
Policing of FGM and Forced Marriage will put the victim at the heart of investigation
National Policing Lead on Honour-Based Violence, Forced Marriage and FGM, Commander Mak Chishty, has spoken of his determination for the police to play its part in eradicating FGM and Forced Marriage within the UK, following the announcement of a new package of measures by the government at today's Girl Summit in London.