The number of threats against MPs investigated by police forces across Britain has increased significantly since 2010, according to new data.

From January to June this year police looked into 28 threats across 12 separate forces – already the same number as in the entirety of 2015.

Reported by BuzzFeed News. You can read the full story here. 

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