"How quickly the world can change. Within a matter of weeks, the narrative within our police forces shifted from one of optimism as they looked forward to the biggest funding boost for a decade, to suddenly being tasked with enforcing a nationwide lockdown."
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"Policing has increasingly become the front-end or the “sharp-edge” of the whole range of social services available to the community. This is because police officers are often the very first point of contact for a vulnerable individual needing support. This puts tremendous strain on frontline officers who are under enormous pressure to do the right thing, often in situations for which they have received no training and have little external support."