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Number of officers in Sapphire teams falls short of pledged increase

Met Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe said he wanted 200 extra officers in place by the end of 2015 - but this has not happened.

Bernard Hogan-Howe personally pledged there would be a big influx in officers

Bernard Hogan-Howe personally pledged there would be a big influx in officers

Date - 4th March 2016
By - Josh Loeb - Police Oracle
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