Child Protection Orders in Brighton and Hove

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Dear Sussex Police,

Can you please tell me how many Child Protection Orders (where the
police can take a child from a home they deem to be dangerous for
up to 3 days without a court order) in Brighton and Hove from January 2007 to January 2009.

Thank you

Yours faithfully,

Christie Mudie

Sussex Police

Dear Christie,

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24/09/2012 .

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Freedom of Information Officer
Freedom of Information Unit, Information Branch
Telephone 101: Ext: 45251

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