11 Oct 2019

Leave cancelled for thousands of police officers in the event no-deal Brexit

Senior Home Affairs Correspondent

Leave has been cancelled for thousands of police officers in 26 forces across the country – in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Leave has been cancelled for thousands of police officers in 26 forces across the country – in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Police chiefs have been outlining their updated preparations for October 31st –  saying new legislation will be needed on powers of arrest if access to EU systems have to be switched off.