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Less lethal weapons rules tightened in response to Grainger Inquiry

The Home Office has provided greater clarity around its approval of police use of less lethal weapons and the College of Policing is to publish new Code of Practice.

Policing minister, Kit Malthouse

Policing minister, Kit Malthouse

Date - 14th January 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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The Home Secretary’s role in approving forces' use of less lethal weapons has been clarified, following a recommendation from the results of the Grainger Inquiry. The inquiry was into the death of Anthony Grainger, who was shot dead in...
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