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Police Guidelines Go Nationwide

Metropolitan Police guidelines concerning the treatment of photojournalists covering news events are to be extended to all forces, Amateur Photographer reports.

The move comes a year after photographers groups convinced the Met to adopt the guidelines following worsening relations between the police and the press, subsequent to the terrorist attacks on London on 7 July 2005 .

Association of Chief Police Officers spokeswoman Lisa Vasco said that details will be made available in the next few weeks.

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