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Armed to the teeth: the problem with pit bulls

Tweet Pit bulls are increasingly replacing knives as the weapon of choice among gang members, with equally deadly results. Gordon Rayner joins the police dog units as they raid suspected owners, and asks where the law that was meant to protect us went wrong. It is the morning school run in Bethnal Green, east London, when five police vehicles pull up in convoy outside a low-rise council block. Twelve police officers jump out and stride silently ... Jump to full article >>