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'Technology failures' to blame for crime misrecording

'Technology failures' to blame for crime misrecording

Deputy mayor suggests that different systems for recording incidents and crime are to blame for disparity in crime figures.

Date - 9th January 2014
By - Jasmin McDermott - Police Oracle
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Inadequate technology rather than a “front end culture of fiddling the numbers” is to blame for crimes being misrecorded, the London deputy mayor for policing and crime has said. Stephen Greenhalgh (pictured) said that the practice of...
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