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Virtual reality: when will injured officers be able to resume treatment?

The pandemic has essentially shutdown face-to-face outpatient services for officers who suffer injuries both on and off duty. Gary Mason reports on efforts to provide them with online treatment and whether this has been an effective alternative.

Virtual reality: when will injured officers be able to resume treatment?

Date - 7th August 2020
By - Gary Mason
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According to the Office for National Statistics there were 30,977 assaults on PCs in England and Wales last year. More than a third of these assaults (10,399) resulted in the officer being injured, an increase of 27 per cent compared to the...
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