Met Police unveils £200m 'Total Technology' strategy

Sooraj Shah
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Front-line officers will get tablets, as the Met aims to cut costs and reduce crime

The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS), which has been criticised in the past for poorly managing its ICT, has unveiled a new Total Technology strategy, aimed at transforming crime fighting in Londo...

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