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Almost 40 PCSO posts saved in Northumbria after funding secured

PCC Kim McGuinness said in March that only 60 PCSOs could be retained alongside employing an additional 134 new officers.

PCC Kim McGuinness

PCC Kim McGuinness

Date - 22nd May 2023
By - Cash Boyle
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Northumbria will retain an additional 38 PCSOs after its PCC secured recruitment funding which allows numbers to "take less of a hit" than anticipated. Kim McGuinness announced plans to cut 136 PCSOs in March, citing budgetary...
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