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Increase in armed officer numbers with 'higher capability'

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Increase in armed officer numbers with 'higher capability'

Date - 21st April 2017
By - Martin Buhagiar - Police Oracle
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Britain's armed policing strength will surge to more than 10,000 by next year as forces beef up their defences against terrorist attacks. A major uplift in the number of authorised firearms officers on hand to respond to a marauding assault by...
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