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Date - 10th July 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Thousands of prisoners are being released without proper checks on what risks they pose to the public, a watchdog report reveals. Chief inspector of prisons Peter Clarke hit out at the "poor response" to the problem, which he has...
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