Shaun Bailey has revealed his action plan to smash the “county lines” drug networks exporting crime and addiction around Britain. In an exclusive interview with the Daily Express, the Tory candidate in next year’s London mayoral election calls for an all-out offensive against gangs who exploit children as young as 11 to spread the illegal
Sadiq Khan has been criticised for his tackling of knife crime following the death of the hundredth teenager killed during his time as Mayor. The 19-year old was fatally stabbed during a fight in Maida Vale in west London on Saturday night. The sobering milstone came four years and five months after Mr Khan became
Home Secretary Priti Patel has indicated she could back proposals to test workers for class A drugs as suggested by Conservative London mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey. If elected mayor of the capital, Mr Bailey has said he would fight cocaine use through the introduction of rules requiring firms employing more than 250 people to sign
FIRMS could be forced to randomly test for Class A drugs in a bid to stamp out cocaine use by office staff. Home Secretary Priti Patel said demand from middle-class users fuelled county lines networks that use children as runners. She said the Government would look at the nationwide implementation of proposals by Tory London mayoral candidate Shaun
The excellent Shaun Bailey, Conservative hopeful for London mayor, has proposed that bosses should carry out drug tests on their employees. In an open letter, he wrote: “Drug use is not only a crime in itself; drug use is a direct cause of crime, from county lines gangs to stabbings on our streets… The purpose is
Notting Hill Carnival goers will face new security screening under plans put forward today by the Conservative London Mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey to tackle London’s knife crime epidemic. Mr Bailey said he would introduce “scan and search” technology for big events across the capital as a “non-invasive” alternative to conventional stop and search techniques.
Shaun Bailey, the Tory candidate for London mayor, has condemned “polite” drug use by professionals. If Bailey wins the election next May, every company with more than 250 employees will be expected to sign a drug-testing charter, with regular tests and the results published to name and shame the worst companies. “There is a responsibility for polite
If you work for a big company in London, there’s a good chance that some of your colleagues take drugs. Not every day, maybe not every week. But when the mood strikes, out comes the phone and off goes the text to a dealer. It’s a big problem — so it needs a big effort to
Shaun Bailey, who hopes to unseat Labour’s Sadiq Khan in London, said companies in the capital should release the number of employees who have tested positive for drugs. Mr Bailey said this would help to identify middle class cocaine users, who are fuelling the “explosion” of crime among poorer communities by purchasing drugs from criminals.
Companies should conduct random drug tests on their employees to stamp out middle-class cocaine use, says the Tory candidate for London mayor.
By putting pressure on top employers, the Tory hoping to be mayor of London aims to save black men’s lives. Companies should conduct random drug tests on their employees to stamp out middle-class cocaine use, says the Tory candidate for London mayor. Shaun Bailey condemned “polite” drug use by professionals and said it led to
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