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Lack of time for officers to recover having 'devastating effect' on mental health

Charity says cuts have caused officers to be given little time to recover from trauma.

An estimated one in five officers has PTSD. But around three-quarters do not realise they have the condition.

An estimated one in five officers has PTSD. But around three-quarters do not realise they have the condition.

Date - 5th June 2019
By - Harry Wise
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A mental health charity has called for better resources for police to deal with the high levels of PTSD among officers. Police Care says cutbacks to both police and mental health budgets are having a "devastating effect" on forces. The...
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