Fears that cuts could harm police forces

Millions of pounds are being cut from police budgets across the region which could leave some forces struggling to cope in the future.

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The thin blue line getting thinner: A warning that cuts in officers may leave some police forces unable to cope

The millions of pounds being cut from police budgets across the region could leave some forces struggling to cope in the future.

That's the verdict of an official review which found that smaller forces such as Suffolk are particularly vulnerable.

Today senior officers said that although the numbers of police in the county would fall, standards wouldn't.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Natalie Gray

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