Westminster News

Strengthening the fight against serious crime

James Brokenshire has welcomed new proposals to step up the fight against organised crime with the creation of a new National Crime Agency (NCA). The details were published in a new Crime and Courts Bill which will be considered by Parliament shortly.

Leaving Nothing to Chance on Olympic Security

James Brokenshire uses keynote speech to underline that Olympic security preparations remain on track as the countdown to the opening ceremony of “the Greatest Sporting Show on Earth” enters its final 6 months. 

Co-operation to Combat Drugs

James Brokenshire will reiterate the British Government’s pledge to work with Peru in the joint fight against drugs and crime during a visit to the country next week. 

EU Treaty Veto

James Brokenshire has given his support to the Prime Minister’s decision to exercise Britain’s veto at the recent EU summit on the current Eurozone crisis

Missing People Strategy

James Brokenshire unveils the new Government 'missing' strategy to provide more effective prevention, protection and provision for missing adults and children and the families they leave behind

Providing Help in Tough Times

Building a stronger economy.  Protecting the UK from instability. Helping families with the cost of living.  James Brokenshire welcomes the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Autumn Statement.

Cutting Crime and Promoting Business Online

James Brokenshire endorses new measures to protect the public and businesses from online attacks and promote economic growth at the launch of the new UK Cyber Security Strategy.