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‘Lives put at risk’ as cuts see police unit facing axe

Officers work on counter-terrorism, tackle drug smugglers and human trafficking in home waters, and provide a platform for firearms officers to protect VIPs at major events based on the water. Now the force and police and crime commissioner Simon Hayes must decide if they can afford to maintain the unit from its own dwindling budget. The force is facing a ... Read More »