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Public Private Partnership Keeps Forensics Site on Task

How a Public Private Partnership has kept the Regional Scientific Support Unit going in Yorkshire, with forensics work carried out for other police forces

Thanks to funding cuts, public sector bodies have had to turn to other ways of making their services pay. It has been a painful process that has resulted in, for example, the closure of public libraries and leisure facilities. In the last five years, it has put pressure on police forces, with forensics being hard hit in favour of front line services.