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Crime agency block 'will hamper policing'

The battle against serious crime will be hampered in Northern Ireland because a new policing agency will not be fully operational, the PSNI has said.

Sinn Féin and the SDLP blocked a move to give the National Crime Agency (NCA) the powers to carry out police operations and recruit agents.

Vincent Kearney reports.

  • 14 May 2013