Coalition cuts are making our streets less safe

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A properly funded police force is vital to keeping our streets safe but the Government is taking the wrong approach to law and order. Instead of cutting of crime, they are cutting the police. There are already 4,000 fewer police officers on our streets than there were in 2010 and half of London’s police stations are set to close by by 2016. Many of these cuts will be counter productive, leading to more crime and higher costs for the police.

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