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Force heads for a break with tradition on replacing iconic helmet

Survey comes out in favour of cap that fits the 'safer, practical and comfortable' approach for wearers.

Passing out parade: Officers will still wear helmets for ceremonial duties

Passing out parade: Officers will still wear helmets for ceremonial duties

Date - 24th July 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Officers have voted with their feet to swap traditional headgear for “bump” caps. Gloucestershire Constabulary plans to roll out a replacement for the iconic helmet in the coming weeks with what it perceives as a “safer,...
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