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Lessons from the American experience of policing

The Committee held an evidence session on 30 November 2010 examining Lessons from the American experience of policing.

Tuesday 30 November 2010

Witness:
At approximately 12.30 pm
Bill Bratton CBE, former chief of police, Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD)

Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP, Chair of the Committee, said:

The landscape of policing looks set to change considerably in the near future if plans to implement directly elected individuals and to create a new National Crime Agency go ahead. The Committee looks forward to questioning Bill Bratton CBE, former Chief of the Los Angeles Police Department to see if we can learn any lessons from the American experience of policing.”

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