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Home Secretary orders divorcing forces to stay together for six months

West Mercia claims extension to alliance with Warwickshire could damage its operational independence.

Priti Patel: Home Secretary orders a six month extension to the alliance

Priti Patel: Home Secretary orders a six month extension to the alliance

Date - 8th October 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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West Mercia fears direct intervention by the Home Secretary to order an extension to an alliance with Britain’s smallest force for a further six months will harm its “operational independence”. Priti Patel has mandated the...
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