Month: April 2018

Why security staff could soon be guarding police crime scenes

Source: https://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/midlands-news/security-staff-could-soon-guarding-13997386 Private security staff are set to guard crime scenes in the West Midlands under an initiative designed to free up police officers for catching criminals. With more than 2,000 police officers cut since 2010 and further cuts ahead police bosses believe having them standing by sealed off crime scenes for hours on end is a waste…