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Fund and train police to tackle wildlife crime, urge conservationists

Crimes against animals must be better recorded, investigated and prosecuted, says coalition of NGOs.

Crimes against badgers have increased but are often not investigated properly, the conservationists say

Crimes against badgers have increased but are often not investigated properly, the conservationists say

Date - 19th April 2018
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Police inability and unwillingness to effectively address wildlife crime should be addressed, a coalition of groups says. A combined study of the issue by 18 different organisation found 1,300 incidents affected wild animals in 2016, but...
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