The Prevent programme clearly has flaws and should be subject to a wide-ranging review
27 Mar 2018Diane Abbott MP, Labour’s Shadow Home Secretary,commenting on statistics showing more than a third of people referred to the Prevent Programme required no further action, said:
“This report will not allay the widespread concerns about the Prevent Programme.
“Tackling terrorism is an absolute priority but the police are being forced to do it with one hand tied behind their backs by Tory cuts. The Prevent Programme clearly has flaws and should be subject to a wide-ranging review.”