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John Apter: Soaring temperatures lead to rising crime

John Apter: Soaring temperatures lead to rising crime

Date - 9th August 2018
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
Rank-and-file officers have issued a health warning to an “already overstretched” service as the UK’s long summer turns up the heat on forces. New Police Federation of England and Wales chairman John Apter forecasts increasing...
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