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Female knife possession offences rising steeply

Increasing numbers of women are being caught carrying knives by police in England, with the number of offences up 73% over the last five years, data obtained by the BBC shows. Some 1,509 were recorded in 2018, according to figures from 38 of England's 39 forces. Jennifer Blake, a gang leader-turned community...

Dr Dre (Sort of) is Calling on Black Men to Get a D.R.E.

Dr Dre (Sort of) is Calling on Black Men to Get a D.R.E.

Two creatives, Daisy Bard and Orla O'Conner from Wunderman Thompson London, are raising awareness of prostate cancer for the Black Health Initiative Shockingly, black men are twice as likely to be diagnosed with prostate cancer than white men. So a creative team, Daisy Bard and Orla O’Connor, from Wunderman Thompson...

Charity warns of FGM 'parties' taking place in England

Charity warns of FGM ‘parties’ taking place in England

Girls are being taken to female genital mutilation (FGM) "parties" in cities across England, a charity has warned. The Black Health Initiative in Leeds says midwives from Africa are being flown into the country to carry out the illegal practice. West Yorkshire Police said they were aware girls were being...

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