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16 May 2006

BBC News

The Police Federation is calling for the number of trained firearms officers in England and Wales to increase by about 3,000. Why? Although this debate comes days after a special police constable was fatally stabbed, it was not prompted by the horrific death of Nisha Patel-Nasri in north London. The circumstances of that stabbing have yet to emerge and there is no reason in the public domain to suspect her part-time job as an officer played a part. In fact, it was... (

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