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Fed welcomes calls for magistrates in police stations

Fed welcomes calls for magistrates in police stations

Staff association responds to report, which suggests recruiting 10,000 magistrates to sit in police stations to deal with low level cases and use out of court disposals.

Date - 24th February 2014
By - Jasmin McDermott - Police Oracle
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A proposal allowing magistrates to deal with low level criminal cases in police stations during evenings and at weekends will bring the justice sector up-to-date with policing, a Federation official has claimed. In a report examining the...
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