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PCCs backlash over Met's £5k cash recruitment push

PCCs have complained after the Met announced a financial incentive to lure officers from other forces.

PCCs backlash over Met's £5k cash recruitment push

Date - 31st May 2022
By - Cachella Smith
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Bedfordshire PCC Festus Akinbusoye has described the Met’s move to offer officers £5,000 to transfer from other forces as “ultra vires” (acting outside legal authority). He tweeted: “I am gravely concerned by...
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