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Home Secretary rejects water cannon use

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Home Secretary rejects water cannon use

Date - 15th July 2015
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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The Home Secretary has rejected the application to allow police to use water cannon in England and Wales. She announced in the House of Commons today that the devices - bought last year for £218,205 by Mayor of London Boris Johnson - will not...
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