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Blue Light stress and sickness rates: the latest figures

Police Oracle has commissioned an annual survey into the number of officers off duty suffering from mental ill-health. Here are the latest results and what the service is doing to tackle the issue.

Blue Light stress and sickness rates: the latest figures

Date - 16th September 2021
By - Claire Sweeting and Tracy Wells
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Nearly 8,500 police officers in the UK were signed off due to stress, depression, anxiety or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the past year, new figures reveal. A Freedom of Information request showed that 8,450 officers had taken time off...
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