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Fed branch head warns of massive bureaucracy over new hate crime categories

Possible broadening of crime definition pushes policing 'further and further away from the crisis in public safety'.

Richard Cooke: Are we going to end with a category of offending involving crimes against ginger people and fat people?

Richard Cooke: Are we going to end with a category of offending involving crimes against ginger people and fat people?

Date - 18th October 2018
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Lawmakers may be forced to “go whistle” over new hate crime categories as rank and file officers fear further bureaucracy will skew scarce resources further away from the “crisis in public safety”. Government intervention to...
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