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Force could trial scrapped helmets

Traditional headwear could be reinstated despite 75 per cent of officers deeming them not fit for purpose.

Force could trial scrapped helmets

Date - 13th February 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
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A PCC wants to see the return of traditional helmets, he says, to heighten the presence of officers on the street. Critics say the £30,000 cost of the scheme would be better spent funding an officer, while others have called the helmets...
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