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Force introduces spit guards

Chief constable persuaded to bring in the new equipment after 'extensive consultation'.

Force introduces spit guards

Date - 2nd August 2017
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
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West Midlands Police is introducing spit and bite guards for its officers to use. The force says that last year 231 officers were spat on - leaving them at risk of being infected with potentially deadly diseases. It has highlighted the case...
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