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No central guidance on police volunteers with powers

Home Office and College of Policing waiting for forces to take a lead.

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Date - 2nd January 2018
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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There is no central guidance on any aspect of how forces should give new powers to volunteers. The long-trailed reform which lets chief constables give powers to those who work for forces for free but aren’t special constables came into...
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