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Opinion: why are PCSOs invisible?

If police only have dealings with people in extreme circumstances it is difficult to build good relationships with the community they serve. This is why PCSOs are vital argues Dr Susanne Knabe-Nicol.

Opinion: why are PCSOs invisible?

Date - 22nd October 2020
By - Dr Susanne Knabe-Nicol
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In a recent article in Police Oracle, it was argued that PCSOs (Police Community Support Officers) are often overlooked. One UK force, Norfolk Constabulary, has already written them off and absorbed them into its organisation as police officers,...
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