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23-Nov-10, 20:50
The Caithness Business Index (http://www.caithness-business.co.uk) has posted the following article:

16 Police Stations May Close With Staff Cuts

Proposals for cuts aim to maintain highest possible police numbers NORTHERN Constabulary will seek the agreement of the Board, which meets on Friday 26 November, to implement the recommendations of the Best Value Review, which includes the closure of 16 police stations, reduced reception hours at some stations and a new call management structure. Work is still continuing in order to assess the full implications of the Scottish Budget, announced on 17 November, for this Force, however a cut equivalent to around 6%, including inflation, is anticipated. ... [Read Full Article (http://www.caithness-business.co.uk/article.php?id=1982)]