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Cressida Dick: The Met is not institutionally racist

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Cressida Dick: The Met is not institutionally racist

Cressida Dick: The Met is not institutionally racist

Britain’s most senior police officer has denied that the Metropolitan Police is institutionally racist branding the label unhelpful.

“I think it is a contested definition.

I think it means all sorts of things to different people.

I don’t think it’s helpful” the Metropolitan Police Commissioner tells Channel 4 News.

Report by Jonesia.

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