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Force scraps hate crime unit despite rise in incidents

Force scraps hate crime unit despite rise in incidents

Giving extra training to staff will allow 'greater capability' for officers to deal with offences, claims force.

Date - 30th April 2014
By - Alex Iszatt - Police Oracle
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Northamptonshire Police has disbanded its specialist hate crime investigation, despite a rise in reported incidents, due to budget cuts.  The force has said that it will instead focus on offering wider training to its officers after the...
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