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Mandatory reporting 'would undermine police professionalism'

Mandatory reporting 'would undermine police professionalism'

Calls for creation of new criminal offence criticised by leading sociologist amid resourcing debate.

Date - 11th July 2014
By - Josh Loeb - Police Oracle
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Proposals for the creation of a new offence where failing to report child abuse could let to prosecution could undermine police professionalism, a leading sociologist has claimed. Professor Frank Furedi said creating new legislation obliging anyone...
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