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'Five or six boroughs would fall over tomorrow' without mergers

Force is having to combine units because of budget cuts.

Sir Craig Mackey at the London Assembly

Sir Craig Mackey at the London Assembly

Date - 22nd February 2018
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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If the Met was not merging London boroughs, policing in "five or six" of them would collapse immediately when it cuts the required number of officers from them, the force's second most senior officer believes. Deputy Commissioner Sir...
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