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Spit guards could make officer safety worse at times, says commissioner

Head of Met Police claims rank and file is more concerned about other issues.

Commissioner Cressida Dick at the London Assembly

Commissioner Cressida Dick at the London Assembly

Date - 5th September 2018
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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The UK’s most senior officer says she fears issuing spit guards could increase the risks to officers rather than reduce them. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said she had not heard a request from frontline officers to use the...
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