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Force shut down 101 service due to 'resourcing issues'

Officers and call handlers under strain during busy autumn nights period.

Force shut down 101 service due to 'resourcing issues'

Date - 7th November 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
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A force had to shut off its 101 line last night due to soaring levels of demand. Bedfordshire Police announced that “due to unforeseen resourcing issues” call handlers would only be answering 999 emergency calls, encouraging members of...
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