New UK agency to tackle organised crime

Taking cues from US law enforcement, UK sets up police unit to crack down on criminal organisations.

    A new agency has been set up in the UK to tackle organised crime, with a focus on groups from outside the country.

    It will have more than 4,500 officers, and takes its cues from policing in the United States.

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from London.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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