Party conferences 'take up half of special policing grant'

Forces had to ask government to cover millions spent policing political events.

Party conferences 'take up half of special policing grant'

Date - 12th February 2014
By - Jack Sommers - Police Oracle
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Political parties have defended themselves for not paying for the policing of their conferences, after it emerged that nearly half of the Home Office grants for unexpected events forces have had to request was to cover the annual events.In the last...
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