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The Police and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire is at at the centre of a row after it was revealed she's spent £10,000 on rebranding while bobbies on the beat are axed in budget cuts.
Julia Mulligan, has just paid for new corporate logos - and it's outraged those who represent rank and file officers, who say it is a waste of money.
Mark Botham, from the North Yorkshire Police Federation
North Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner has been criticised for spending more than £10,000 on branding when her force needs to find savings of £16m.
North Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) has been criticised for spending more than £10,000 on branding when her force needs to find savings of £16m.
Julia Mulligan defended her decision to pay consultants £10,462 for a “distinctive and recognisable brand identity” - saying her budget is "completely separate" from that of North Yorkshire Police.