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Matheson: Stop and search legitimate but review necessary

Justice Secretary backs forces review of the tactic and says it is the politicians' job to have oversight of tactic.

Matheson: Stop and search legitimate but review necessary

Date - 12th March 2015
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Stop and search is an appropriate tactic for the police to use, and parliamentary interest should be about it as a policy rather than individual application, the Scottish Justice Secretary has said. His comments come as Police Scotland is...
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