VIDEO: PUP leader Billy Hutchinson discusses loyalism and policing

Billy Hutchinson is a former MLA and is currently a Belfast City Councillor and leader of the Progressive Unionist Party. He was a loyalist negotiator during the Belfast Agreement, but now says he would not support the Agreement knowing what he does now.

VIDEO: PUP leader Billy Hutchinson discusses loyalism and policing

In a lengthy discussion, Jamie Bryson and Billy Hutchinson discuss loyalism and policing.

Billy provides an outline of loyalism’s historic troubled relationship with the RUC, discusses the concerns over two tier policing post the creation of the PSNI and sets out his vision for how trust in policing can be repaired within PUL communities.

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