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Reaction to Kent MP's calls for prison wardens to be armed with PAVA spray

By KentOnline reporter

Kent MP Gordon Henderson has sparked controversy by calling for prison officers to be armed with PAVA spray amid fears of escalating violence in the country's prisons.

The Sittingbourne and Sheppey representative believes staff working in our jails are not protected enough.

We asked shoppers in Chatham whether they agreed with the radical suggestion.

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