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Avon and Somerset Police highs and lows over 40 years

Forty years ago the Avon and Somerset Constabulary was created.

There was a great deal of upheaval in 1974 and four decades on ordinary officers again find themselves facing uncertainty.

BBC Points West's Steve Brodie looks back at some of the highs and lows for the force.

  • 27 May 2014
  • From the section England
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