Home Office Minister

PASS: check for the hologram

James Brokenshire backs PASS ID cards

By John Harrington

Home Office minister James Brokenshire has urged operators to accept PASS (Proof of Age Standards Scheme) cards as ID for alcohol sales.

Fake ID: a problem for licensees

Fake ID fine plan rejected

By John Harrington

An MP offered his area to "road-test" the idea of £80 penalties for youngsters who use fake ID to try to buy alcohol. However, Home Office minister...

New powers for police

New powers to curb alcohol related crime

By Gemma McKenna

The Government has today announced a new power that targets offenders who commit crime under the influence of alcohol. Home Office Minister Alan...

Call to arms

Call to arms

Former Home Secretary David Blunkett, a current Home Office minister and the Deputy Chief Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police were among the...