Over 19,000 people have supported Twitter action to raise awareness of pending cuts to front line policing units.

The hashtag #DontDitchTheDogs trended for twitter by six hours, showing that the public is behind zero cuts to front line police especially police dogs.

Breaking News would like to thank everyone who supported the hashtag

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