Harriet Harman

Labour Member of Parliament for Camberwell & Peckham

Asking the Prime Minister about cuts to Police Numbers - Wednesd

Today I asked the Prime Minister about Government plans to cut the policing budget by 20%. Her Majesty's inspectorate of constabulary says that while there are, of course, efficiencies, cuts of beyond 12% will inevitably result in cuts in the number of front-line police officers, yet the Prime Minister is asking not for 12%, but for 20% cuts. People are worried.

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