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Met to start roll out of positive lock batons and more tasers

Force to issue longer batons next month in a bid to improve officer safety.

The baton gives officers greater distance between themselves and would be assailants

The baton gives officers greater distance between themselves and would be assailants

Date - 17th September 2019
By - Chris Smith
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Commissioner Dame Cressida Dick has confirmed that from next month 19,000 positive lock batons are being issued to all frontline police officers.   The announcement in a radio interview coincided with a week-long initiative across the country...
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