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Police officers want to help but they are not medics

Federation Operational Policing Lead Simon Kempton warns of 'mission creep' as police officers are pressured into taking on greater responsibility.

Police officers want to help but they are not medics

Date - 7th November 2018
By - Simon Kempton
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In theory, it sounds like a great idea – ask officers to carry medical kit so they can be prepared for anything. Some police cars, usually Armed Response Vehicles (ARVS), already carry defibrillators to be used in the case of a suspected...
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