A plan from a cop boss candidate to ban burkas has caused waves in the Muslim community.

Toni Bugle, the English Democrat candidate for the Police and Crime Commissioner election has spoken out about her plan to ban burkas and niqabs in public as a crime prevention tactic.

She told BoS: "Being able to see someone's face in society is extremely important so you know what their intentions are and burkas and niqabs stop this."

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