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Liberal Democrat Home Affairs spokesman Sir Ed Davey says cuts to the police service have gone too far.

Sir Ed Davey

Sir Ed Davey

Date - 9th November 2017
By - Sir Ed Davey - Liberal Democrat
British policing has historically relied on the principle of ‘policing by consent’. At its core this means that the police’s power derives from public support and co-operation not force and fear.  But with budget cuts...
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