Rathband reacts to police shooting.

The twin brother of Newcastle policeman PC David Rathband - who was shot and blinded by gunman Raoul Moat - has called for police officers to be routinely armed following the double murder in Greater Manchester.

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Ray Mallon says Police shouldn't be armed

The tragic shooting of two police officers n Manchester has reignited the debate on whether police officers should carry guns.

One man firmly against routinely arming police officers is former Chief Superintendent and now Mayor of Middlesbrough Ray Mallon. Our reporter Derek Proud asked him why.

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