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Lower threat level 'raises question' over arming of all PSNI officers

Report questions whether PSNI should adopt system of specialist AFOs used in mainland forces.

Lower threat level 'raises question' over arming of all PSNI officers

Date - 18th January 2023
By - Gary Mason
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A reduction in the threat level in Northern Ireland raises a question over the criteria for arming all PSNI officers, a new report has said. The Policing Board also said the fact that the weapons are rarely discharged means the force should...
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