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No 'protection' for police budgets in Tory manifesto

Party instead focuses on merging three forces and introducing direct entry for chiefs, as well as threatening laws against stop and search.

Theresa May launching her party's manifesto in Halifax. Photo: Press Association

Theresa May launching her party's manifesto in Halifax. Photo: Press Association

Date - 18th May 2017
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Force budgets could be slashed in the coming years with the Conservative Party leaving its claimed “protection” of police funding out of its manifesto. In 2015, the Tories – currently leading the polls by a considerable margin...
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