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Home Office claims officer numbers have exceeded 130,000 due to uplift

Figures not based on Full Time Equivalents but uplift shows that 78,000 applicants received in first six months.

Verity Steele has joined Staffordshire Police during the pandemic

Verity Steele has joined Staffordshire Police during the pandemic

Date - 13th July 2020
By - Police Oracle
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Forces recruited 3,005 extra officers in the first six months of the recruitment drive - taking the “overall provisional headcount” of officers in England and Wales to 131,596 according to Home Office figures. This is a 5% rise on March...
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