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Why was police boss not charged?

It was with a sense of incredulity that I read (Prosecutors Won’t Take Up Case Against Police Boss, Herne Bay Gazette, February 26) that the Independent Police Complaints Commission had determined police commissioner Ann Barnes ‘may’ have committed an insurance offence crime. Either she did or didn’t drive with proper insurance cover. How can there be any room for ambiguity? …

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Kent Police should-just return to fighting crime

A piece of my mind Julie Wassmer TV writer, author and local campaigner LAST month I commented on a Guardian newspaper report on how Kent Police had asked for a list of names of the attendees to a university fracking debate. Having been a panelist on the debate, which took place in November at Canterbury Christ Church University, I followed …

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Police ‘abused power’ by spying on fracking debate

Kent Police has been accused of an “abuse of power” following allegations it planted plainclothes officers in the audience of a fracking debate at Canterbury Christ Church University. It emerged this week that a chief inspector requested two officers monitor the meeting, which took place on November 19, following concerns over the attendance of a prominent Green Party activist. The …

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