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Number of firearms officers still below 2009 level

Figures also reveal number of operations which took place in the last financial year.

Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Photo: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Date - 30th July 2018
By - JJ Hutber- Police Oracle
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The number of police firearms operations in England and Wales increased by 19 per cent to 18,746 in the year to March - the highest number since 2010/11, Home Office figures show. The increase of 2,937 represents a continuing rise since...
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