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Forces must 'get better at countering trial by media'

"Forces and chiefs need to be braver" on releasing body worn video to counteract trial by social media, says Federation.

In camera: social media posts of police must be challenged, the Fed has warned

In camera: social media posts of police must be challenged, the Fed has warned

Date - 11th June 2021
By - Chloe Livadeas
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The Federation’s annual conference panel on ‘Trial by media’ discussed how to tackle the detrimental impact of short, sometimes edited clips of officers going about their duties posted online. John Apter, Chair of the Federation,...
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