Friday 23 September 2022 11:32 PM Home Secretary Suella Braverman tells woke police chiefs to concentrate on ... trends now
In a letter to chief constables, she reprimanded forces for failing to tackle offences such as burglary, car theft, graffiti and drugs.
Her intervention amounted to a call for a ‘back to basics’ approach to policing. It comes after incidents which have seen police criticised for taking up ‘woke’ causes.
Earlier this year, Superintendent James Sutherland wore a rainbow helmet in support of an anti-homophobia campaign in Cambridge.
New Home Secretary Suella Braverman has written a letter to Police chiefs telling them to spend less time on 'diversity' and concentrate on tackling crime
Police have also been accused of taking inappropriate political stances, such as ‘taking the