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Police to get more guidance over tactical contact with suspects on mopeds

IOPC condones 'legitimate use of force' to tackle two-wheeled tearaways.

Controversial: End of the criminal road for a moped thief

Controversial: End of the criminal road for a moped thief

Date - 17th October 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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New guidance for officers acknowledges a “legitimate use of force” to carrying out tactical contact manoeuvres to stop suspects on mopeds, a watchdog has confirmed. The Independent Office for Police Conduct said forces across...
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