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Force's recruitment of volunteer detectives 'unacceptable'

Essex Police deny this represents 'policing on the cheap'.

PFEW's Karen Stephens

PFEW's Karen Stephens

Date - 11th January 2019
By - Martin Buhagiar and Tom Pilgrim
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An under-pressure police force's decision to hire "volunteer detectives" to help it investigate serious crimes is evidence of a recruitment "crisis". Essex Police has been criticised for advertising two...
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