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The operational challenges of bomb hoaxes

Andrew Staniforth examines the challenges bomb hoax calls place not only on policing, but the panic they cause among the public during these times of heightened security.

The operational challenges of bomb hoaxes

Date - 16th December 2014
By - Andrew Staniforth - Police Oracle
A Leeds man was jailed last week for four years after being found guilty of making bomb hoax calls which led to the town of Knaresborough in North Yorkshire being shut down by armed police. Revenge attack Shamul Islam (23), who is currently...
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