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Home Secretary urges police to 'ramp up' stop and search

Suella Braverman has also suggested forces to publish more body-worn footage quickly in order to avoid a 'trial by social media'.

Home Secretary urges police to 'ramp up' stop and search

Date - 19th June 2023
By - Cash Boyle
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The Home Secretary has encouraged greater use of stop and search in a bid to combat the "scourge on our society" that is knife crime. In a letter written to the chief constables of all 43 Home Office forces, Ms Braverman said: "This...
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