Plans For Crime Desks In Coffee Shops

It is reported that Scotland Yard is considering asking people to report crimes at access points in places like churches and coffee shops.

The Times claims the Metropolitan Police are worried funding cuts are forcing the closure of too many police station front counters and there needs to be an alternative.

Critics say the force is showing a blatant disregard for the privacy of victims and that victims of sensitive crimes like rape would be reluctant to come forward to such public locations.

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Zoe Hardman

12pm - 4pm

Zoe Hardman

On TV: Feel-Good Christmas!

12pm - 2pm

Watch heart TV

  • Mary J. Blige Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

    12:21

    iTunes

  • Pretenders 2000 Miles

    12:18

    iTunes

  • Elton John Step Into Christmas

    12:14

    iTunes

  • Ariana Grande Santa Tell Me

    12:07

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Advertise Advertise in London

Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.

Follow Heart on Twitter