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Interview: Leicestershire's first Somali PC

PC Adam Ahmed is the first person from the Somali community to become a police officer in Leicestershire, one of the UK's most multi-cultural areas. He tells Police Oracle his view on recruiting from underrepresented groups and how his own cultural background influences the force's neighbourhood policing.

PC Adam Ahmed

PC Adam Ahmed

Date - 18th August 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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PC Ahmed joined Leicestershire Police as a Special Constable in 2015 and then as a PC in 2017. He is currently a neighbourhood policing officer in the Spinney Hill area, working closely within the community where he grew up. He said policing is not...
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