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Funding changes will 'benefit richer areas at the expense of poorer' ones

Government is freezing grant to forces but allowing larger council tax increases.

Humberside PCC Keith Hunter says poorer areas will lose out

Humberside PCC Keith Hunter says poorer areas will lose out

Date - 19th December 2017
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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The government has been accused of favouring rich areas over poor ones by shifting police funding onto local taxpayers. The Home Office has frozen its direct funding for police forces until 2020 but is allowing police and crime commissioners...
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