Federation chairmen 'cautiously supportive' of force merger

Staff associations back idea if money saved from cutting senior ranks can be reinvested in frontline policing.

Tony Tester, Chairman of the Dorset Police Federation

Tony Tester, Chairman of the Dorset Police Federation

Date - 1st December 2017
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
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Federation chairmen are “cautiously supportive” of a potential full merger between two forces in the south west region. In September, the chief constables of Dorset and Devon & Cornwall Police announced plans to explore further...
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