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PCCs 'should seek legal advice' before major decisions

PCCs 'should seek legal advice' before major decisions

Panel finds elected commissioner failed to consider risk to force when suspending chief.

Date - 29th January 2014
By - Jack Sommers - Police Oracle
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The police and crime commissioner (PCC) who suspended his chief constable should “seek expert legal advice” before making such a decision again, a report has concluded.Lincolnshire’s Police and Crime Panel (PCP) has suggested that...
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