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Jail term increased for thief who stabbed officer

Federation says every chance to appeal against poor sentencing 'must be taken'.

Sentence increase: Stephen Unsworth and PC Stephen Lamb

Sentence increase: Stephen Unsworth and PC Stephen Lamb

Date - 12th June 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Rank and file have applauded a court ruling to increase a jail term for a fleeing robber’s frenzied attack on an officer he stabbed six times and with such ferocity the blade snapped. PC Stephen Lamb was only spared life-threatening injuries...
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