On a crisp, sunny morning a couple of official vehicles, including a police car, pull into a quiet cul-de-sac in a seaside town. Officers get out and knock on the door of one of the houses, then proceed to search it: every cupboard is opened, every box. Old furniture is pulled … [Read more...] about Skin-lightening creams are dangerous – yet business is booming. Can the trade be stopped?
British journal of criminology
More than a thousand people have been recognised for their services to the UK in the Queen's New Year Honours list. Recipients include sports stars, celebs, and politicans, as well as hundreds of community champions recognised for the work they do in their local area. Bee Gee … [Read more...] about New Year Honours list in full – All the people being rewarded for services to Britain in 2018
Body cams, or body-worn cameras, are used by a growing number of police departments in the US. In the UK, London's Metropolitan Police claimed in October 2016 that they were instituting the "largest rollout of body-worn cameras by police anywhere in the world." And now police in … [Read more...] about Police in Germany’s most populous state will try out body cams
These days, many of Cambodia's ancient Angkorian temples are denuded. Pedestals supporting the feet of statues whose bodies have been cleaved off, and walls are pockmarked with holes where reliefs once stood. But while the temples have been standing for hundreds of years, much … [Read more...] about How Cambodia’s temples fell to looters