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Force submits plans to close four custody blocks to build £21m centre

The force estimates that the project will save it £400,000 per year in staff costs in addition to providing a safer environment for detainees.

Chief Constable Jo Farrell

Chief Constable Jo Farrell

Date - 11th November 2020
By - Gary Mason
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Durham plans to close its existing four custody centres and build a new £21million modern custody block following criticism of the existing estate by HMICFRS and HMIP. The force estimates that the project will save it £400,000 per year...
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