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Water cannon storage costs mount despite rejection

The three units are being stored at a cost of £1,740 a month to the taxpayer.

Water cannon storage costs mount despite rejection

Date - 21st July 2015
By - Scott Docherty - Police Oracle
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Nearly £250,000 from the public purse has been spent so far on the Metropolitan Police's failed water cannon bid. The three machines are still being stored at a cost of £580 a month each, despite their use being rejected by the Home...
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