New offence for attacking police dogs proposed

Campaigner's fight to create more protection for police dogs could force debate in Parliament.

New offence for attacking police dogs proposed

Date - 7th January 2014
By - Nic Brunetti - Police Oracle
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Police dogs should be recognised as serving members of the service so criminals face tougher punishments if they decide to attack the canines, a campaigner has said. Dave Hibbert, who set up the Retired West Midlands Police Dog Benevolent Fund, says...
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