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Forces to get quaratine powers to halt coronavirus spread

Police will quarantine people and focus only on serious crime if the coronavirus outbreak worsens.

Forces to get quaratine powers to halt coronavirus spread

Date - 3rd March 2020
By - Chris Smith
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The official plan launched by the Prime Minister confirmed regulations would be used by police to “allow them to detain and direct individuals in quarantined areas at risk or suspected of having the virus”. The measure is part of the...
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