Revealed: Homemade Spice infiltrates Bristol prison
Drones, rampant violence and under-staffing as HMP Bristol struggles to deal with Spice problem.
Bristol Brexit millionaire Banks lied to parliament about his campaign, say whistleblowers
Major Brexit bankroller, now under investigation by the National Crime Agency, “deliberately misled” parliament about his insurance company’s political work, and amassed campaign data ‘warchest’
Revealed: The aristocrats behind Totterdown’s unaffordable tower blocks
Bristol’s red hot housing crisis is attracting a globetrotting elite. One owns this castle.
Bank robbery: the ‘theft of the century’ and a house in Fishponds
Huge international money laundering scandals linked to companies registered at a Bristol address
Revealed: Bristol’s drug services dogged by problems
Bristol’s restructured drug and alcohol services are going “disastrously badly” in places, workers in the sector have told the Cable, fuelling concerns that drug users are being put at risk.
Investigation: Bristol’s invisible sex trade
The police are struggling to deal with sexual exploitation happening online. How does this off-street sex trade operate in this city?
Exclusive: Former coppers, including undercover, exposed in police data blunder
While police are fighting to protect the identities of officers during the ‘spycops’ public inquiry into undercover policing, an Avon and Somerset Police Facebook group has exposed the identities of former officers, including covert police.
EXCLUSIVE: Council policy on van living outlines greater enforcement powers
Bristol is to become one of the first places in the country to have a stretegy for vehicle dwellers, but some fear it could simply end up displacing people.
Revealed: NHS staff in Bristol are being worked until they’re sick with stress
In the 70th year of the NHS, an investigation by the Cable reveals that those who care for the nation are in need of serious attention.
Revealed: Tory financiers are cashing in on the bailiffs used by the council
The bailiff firm most used by Bristol City Council to collect council tax debts is part-owned by a firm of financiers closely linked to - and major donors of - the Tory party, the Cable can reveal.
The council have set bailiffs on tens of thousands of Bristolians. But there is another way.
This investigation is part of a Bristol Cable campaign calling on the council to stop using bailiffs to collect council tax.
Revealed: ‘The most tradable prescription drug’ at HMP Bristol
The prison is trying to crack down on prescription drug pregabalin, as inmates either remain addicted or use it as currency.