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Mistrust from black communities hurts policing ability, warns NPCC

Chair of the National Police Chiefs' Council says the black community's trust in the police is essential for law enforcement to function effectively.

National Police Chiefs' Council chair Martin Hewitt

National Police Chiefs' Council chair Martin Hewitt

Date - 29th March 2021
By - Chloe Livadeas
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Martin Hewitt, NPCC chair, said trust and confidence in policing was 20 per cent lower in the black population compared with the average, as he highlighted the need to boost the number of black recruits in forces. The figure was taken from...
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