Category: Data Journalism

Black people more affected by Stop and Search, new bill likely to continue the trend

Black people are nearly seven times more likely to be stopped and searched by the police than whites in England and Wales, it can be revealed. Home office data, released in November 2021, shows that black people—followed by Asians and other ethnic minority groups—are far more likely than whites to be stopped by police.  The

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Hillingdon Council has spent nearly £3 million on B&B hotels in the last year

Intro: Hillingdon Council has spent £2.95m on B&B hotels in the 2020/21 financial year, according to documents seen by The Hillingdon Herald. This includes more than £1m spent at Centremark Properties LTD. (31) Who to contact to develop this story: I would, first, contact the council to see why they were spending this money on

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