Victims of rape and sexual assault will be helped by a further £5 million for specialist support services, as part of ongoing government efforts to ensure victims get the help they need and restore faith in the justice system.
Construction of a modern new jail in Wellingborough began today (17 September) as the Justice Secretary, Rt Hon Robert Buckland QC MP, attended a ceremonial ground-breaking to mark the start of the build.
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