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Surrey Advertiser
Surrey Police 'cannot work miracles' amid ongoing budget cutsThat was the warning from the chairman of the Surrey Police Federation as Chief
Surrey Police 'cannot work miracles' amid ongoing budget cuts
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 6 hours ago
That was the warning from the chairman of the Surrey Police Federation as Chief Constable Lynne Owens prepares to radically overhaul how the force polices the county, in a bid to save money. With the government currently consulting on a further... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Police finance chief denies force faces UK’s highest cuts of £43.7mA POLICING finance boss has vowed Thames Valley Police will not be hit with a p
Police finance chief denies force faces UK’s highest cuts of £43.7m
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
A POLICING finance boss has vowed Thames Valley Police will not be hit with a predicted £43.7m cuts but refused to be drawn on how much could be axed. Research by Devon and Cornwall’s Police and Crimes Commissioner’s office suggested Thames Valley... Read more
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Scotsman
Sir Stephen House to quit Police Scotland early Sir Stephen House will step down as Police Scotland's chief constable in Decem
Sir Stephen House to quit Police Scotland early
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Sir Stephen House will step down as Police Scotland's chief constable in December. Picture: John Devlin SCOTLAND’s most senior police officer, Sir Stephen House, has brought forward his decision to... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand downSir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlie
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand down
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
Sir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlier than planned. The police chief is expected to make the announcement to a meeting of the Scottish Police Authority. It is understood Sir Stephen, who had previously... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand downSir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlie
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand down
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
Sir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlier than planned. The police chief is expected to make the announcement to a meeting of the Scottish Police Authority. It is understood Sir Stephen, who had previously... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand downSir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlie
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand down
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
Sir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlier than planned. The police chief is expected to make the announcement to a meeting of the Scottish Police Authority. It is understood Sir Stephen, who had previously... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sir Stephen House quits as Police Scotland chiefOpposition politicians have also demanded Sir Stephen’s head following the scan
Sir Stephen House quits as Police Scotland chief
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Opposition politicians have also demanded Sir Stephen’s head following the scandal, and a series of other controversies surrounding the force’s operations, including the excessive use of stop-and-search powers and the deployment of armed officers on... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand downSir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlie
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand down
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Sir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlier than planned. The police chief is expected to make the announcement to a meeting of the Scottish Police Authority. It is understood Sir Stephen, who had previously... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand downSir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlie
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand down
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
Sir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlier than planned. The police chief is expected to make the announcement to a meeting of the Scottish Police Authority. It is understood Sir Stephen, who had previously... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand downSir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlie
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to stand down
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Sir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlier than planned. The police chief is expected to make the announcement to a meeting of the Scottish Police Authority. It is understood Sir Stephen, who had previously... Read more
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Scotsman
Sir Stephen House to quit as Police Scotland chief Sir Stephen House is to quit as head of Police Scotland. Picture: Michael Gill
Sir Stephen House to quit as Police Scotland chief
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Sir Stephen House is to quit as head of Police Scotland. Picture: Michael Gillen SIR Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland earlier than planned. The police chief is... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Sir Stephen House stands down as police chiefHe will leave his post in three months time, the Evening Times understands. Si
Sir Stephen House stands down as police chief
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
He will leave his post in three months time, the Evening Times understands. Sir Stephen, who was previously the Chief Constable of Strathclyde Police, has been the target of a barrage of criticism in recent months. He was expected to leave the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Cleveland Police facing three more racism claims from officersOne of the officers involved is a constable, while the other two are of higher
Cleveland Police facing three more racism claims from officers
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
One of the officers involved is a constable, while the other two are of higher rank, it is understood. A Cleveland Police spokeswoman said: "We have received notifications against the Force. "As is standard practice we will assess the content prior... Read more
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Northern Echo
Three further racism claims at under-fire police forceOne of the officers involved is a constable, while the other two are of higher
Three further racism claims at under-fire police force
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
One of the officers involved is a constable, while the other two are of higher rank, it is understood. A Cleveland Police spokeswoman said: "We have received notifications against the Force. "As is standard practice we will assess the content prior... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Police Scotland officers and staff survey to make "some very uncomfortable reading"A survey of officers and staff is expected to make "some very uncomfortable rea
Police Scotland officers and staff survey to make "some very uncomfortable reading"
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
A survey of officers and staff is expected to make "some very uncomfortable reading" for Police Scotland, a rank-and-file association has warned. A joint Scottish Police Authority (SPA) and Police Scotland officer and staff engagement survey closed... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Brazen dealers advertise ice onlineAN ONLINE black market is openly trading the drug ice in Queensland suburbs. T
Brazen dealers advertise ice online
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
AN ONLINE black market is openly trading the drug ice in Queensland suburbs. The virtual marketplace continues to operate nearly five months after The Courier-Mail exposed the sale of illegal drugs such as cannabis, ecstasy, heroin and steroids on... Read more
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Independent
Gerry Adams denies IRA link to murder of former gunman Kevin McGuiganSinn Fein’s president issued the denial after Chief Constable George Hamilton,
Gerry Adams denies IRA link to murder of former gunman Kevin McGuigan
Independent / Posted 5 days ago
Sinn Fein’s president issued the denial after Chief Constable George Hamilton, the most senior police officer in the Police Service of Northern Ireland, reportedly repeated the PSNI assessment, first made last week, that members of the IRA – which... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder"Those who threaten to take action against Sinn Fein in the Assembly and Execut
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
"Those who threaten to take action against Sinn Fein in the Assembly and Executive have no basis whatsoever for this. Sinn Fein's mandate and the rights and entitlements of our electorate deserve exactly the same respect and protection as anyone... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
IRA's structure activated at will, says police union Officers on heightened alert after security assessment as Gerry Adams rules o
IRA's structure activated at will, says police union
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Officers on heightened alert after security assessment as Gerry Adams rules out terror link Kevin McGuiganGerard 'Jock' DavisonPatrick Fitzpatrick has been charged with possession of a... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder « Shropshire StarThe assessment by commanders in the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) t
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 6 days ago
The assessment by commanders in the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) that members of the Provisional IRA (PIRA) were involved in the killing of father-of-nine Kevin McGuigan last week has raised the prospect of a political bid to oust Sinn... Read more
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Gazette News
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murderSinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a Belfast murder. The assessment by commanders in the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) that members of the Provisional IRA (PIRA) were involved in the killing of... Read more
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Bolton News
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murderSinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a Belfast murder. The assessment by commanders in the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) that members of the Provisional IRA (PIRA) were involved in the killing of... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murderSinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a Belfast murder. The assessment by commanders in the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) that members of the Provisional IRA (PIRA) were involved in the killing of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murderSinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a Belfast murder. The assessment by commanders in the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) that members of the Provisional IRA (PIRA) were involved in the killing of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murderSinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in a Belfast murder. The assessment by commanders in the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) that members of the Provisional IRA (PIRA) were involved in the killing of... Read more
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Scotsman
Police fear IRA is back in business after murder Gerry Adams is president of Sinn Fein, which faces a bid to oust it from gover
Police fear IRA is back in business after murder
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
Gerry Adams is president of Sinn Fein, which faces a bid to oust it from government. Picture: Getty POLICE officers in Northern Ireland hold “great and justifiable concern” about a suspected... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in
Gerry Adams insists the IRA was not involved in Kevin McGuigan murder
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not involved in the murder of Kevin McGuigan Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has insisted that the IRA was not... Read more
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U TV
Adams hits out at ‘threat to SF’ over PIRAPoliticians have expressed concern about the police analysis of who was respons
Adams hits out at ‘threat to SF’ over PIRA
U TV / Posted 6 days ago
Politicians have expressed concern about the police analysis of who was responsible for the killing the Short Strand area last week, with senior officers linking it to members of the Provisional IRA. DUP First Minister Peter Robinson has said he... Read more
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U TV
Political questions continue over PIRA murder linkAnother arrest was made in the investigation on Friday morning, but by the even
Political questions continue over PIRA murder link
U TV / Posted 6 days ago
Another arrest was made in the investigation on Friday morning, but by the evening, the 60-year-old detained in east Belfast had been released unconditionally. Meanwhile, First Minister Peter Robinson is to hold talks about the potential exclusion... Read more
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U TV
Further arrest as PIRA murder link investigatedThe suspect was arrested in east Belfast on Friday. It comes as First Minister
Further arrest as PIRA murder link investigated
U TV / Posted 6 days ago
The suspect was arrested in east Belfast on Friday. It comes as First Minister Peter Robinson is to hold talks about the potential exclusion of Sinn Féin from the Northern Ireland Assembly, after police linked the Provisional IRA to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
IRA involvement in Kevin McGuigan murder of 'great concern' to officers PSNI assessment a worrying development - Police Federation Police examine th
IRA involvement in Kevin McGuigan murder of 'great concern' to officers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
PSNI assessment a worrying development - Police Federation Police examine the scene of the shooting in Comber Court last week. Pic: AP Photo/Peter MorrisonKevin McGuigan with... Read more
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Independent
Blind man tasered by police who mistook walking stick for samurai sword wins compensationColin Farmer, registered blind after suffering strokes, was walking to a pub to
Blind man tasered by police who mistook walking stick for samurai sword wins compensation
Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Colin Farmer, registered blind after suffering strokes, was walking to a pub to meet friends when he was shot in the back for five seconds with a Taser in October 2012. The officer who fired the Taser was disciplined and told to apologise to Mr... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Chief constable asked to resign after misconduct verdictMr Gargan, who has been suspended from his role on full pay since May 2014, was
Chief constable asked to resign after misconduct verdict
Channel 4 News / Posted 8 days ago
Mr Gargan, who has been suspended from his role on full pay since May 2014, was facing 10 charges of gross misconduct and three of misconduct following allegations of inappropriate advances to female colleagues and leaked internal memos. It also... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Avon and Somerset Chief Constable Nick Gargan urged to quit over misconductPCC Sue Mountstevens said Mr Gargan had "let down" colleagues and communities a
Avon and Somerset Chief Constable Nick Gargan urged to quit over misconduct
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
PCC Sue Mountstevens said Mr Gargan had "let down" colleagues and communities as she called for him to resign or retire due to "lack of confidence". Ms Mountstevens said she was using powers under the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Calls for former Thames Valley Police assistant chief constable Nick Gargan to resign from new forceA FORMER assistant chief constable of Thames Valley Police found guilty of eigh
Calls for former Thames Valley Police assistant chief constable Nick Gargan to resign from new force
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
A FORMER assistant chief constable of Thames Valley Police found guilty of eight counts of misconduct has been asked to resign by his new force's police and crime commissioner. Nick Gargan was appointed as Avon and Somerset Police chief constable in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Revealed: Knife recovered in Sheku Bayoh casePOLICE recovered a knife close to the scene where Sheku Bayoh, who died in poli
Revealed: Knife recovered in Sheku Bayoh case
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
POLICE recovered a knife close to the scene where Sheku Bayoh, who died in police custody, was arrested, it has emerged. It is understood the blade was found about 10 yards from the site of the incident in Hayfield Road in Kirkcaldy, Fife, when the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Revealed: Knife recovered in Sheku Bayoh caseA female officer was injured in the incident which began at around 7am on Sunda
Revealed: Knife recovered in Sheku Bayoh case
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
A female officer was injured in the incident which began at around 7am on Sunday, May 3. Aamer Anwar, lawyer for the Bayoh family, said that Mr Bayoh had not been carrying a knife when he was arrested and repeated claims that excessive force was... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Avon and Somerset chief constable Nick Gargan asked to quit over misconductA chief constable found guilty of eight counts of misconduct has been asked to
Avon and Somerset chief constable Nick Gargan asked to quit over misconduct
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
A chief constable found guilty of eight counts of misconduct has been asked to resign by his force's police and crime commissioner. Nick Gargan, who was only appointed as Avon and Somerset Police chief constable in January 2013, was suspended from... Read more
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This is West Country
BREAKING: 'Intimate images on police issue phone' Top cop Nick Gargan suspended and asked to resignNICK Gargan has been asked to resign by Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Comm
BREAKING: 'Intimate images on police issue phone' Top cop Nick Gargan suspended and asked to resign
This is West Country / Posted 8 days ago
NICK Gargan has been asked to resign by Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens. PCC Mountstevens used powers under the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act (section 38) to progress the procedure calling upon the... Read more
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Gazette
Disgraced police chief Nick Gargan stored intimate images and texts on his work iPhoneAVON and Somerset Chief Constable Nick Gargan has been asked to resign after it
Disgraced police chief Nick Gargan stored intimate images and texts on his work iPhone
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
AVON and Somerset Chief Constable Nick Gargan has been asked to resign after it was revealed he sent, received and stored intimate images and text messages on his police issue iPhone. The disgraced boss was found guilty of eight counts of misconduct... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Police chief asked to resign after ‘abusing his position’Breaking News Sue Mountstevens (left) has asked Nick Gargan (right) to resign
Police chief asked to resign after ‘abusing his position’
Weston Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
Breaking News Sue Mountstevens (left) has asked Nick Gargan (right) to resign (Picture: Avon and Somerset Constabulary). CHIEF Constable Nick Gargan, who was found guilty of misconduct, has... Read more
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This is West Country
BREAKING: Nick Gargan suspended and asked to resignNICK Gargan has been asked to resign by Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Comm
BREAKING: Nick Gargan suspended and asked to resign
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
NICK Gargan has been asked to resign by Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens. PCC Mountstevens used powers under the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act (section 38) to progress the procedure calling upon the... Read more
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Gazette News
Avon and Somerset chief constable Nick Gargan asked to quit over misconductA chief constable found guilty of eight counts of misconduct has been asked to
Avon and Somerset chief constable Nick Gargan asked to quit over misconduct
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
A chief constable found guilty of eight counts of misconduct has been asked to resign by his force's police and crime commissioner. Nick Gargan, who was only appointed as Avon and Somerset Police chief constable in January 2013, was suspended from... Read more
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walesonline
Detective misused police computers, misconduct hearing toldA love-cheat detective sergeant who had an affair with a PCSO repeatedly misuse
Detective misused police computers, misconduct hearing told
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
A love-cheat detective sergeant who had an affair with a PCSO repeatedly misused police computers for personal reasons, a disciplinary hearing has been told. Detective Sergeant Gerallt Davies is accused of gross misconduct. He faces a number of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Police should say sorry for stop and search mistakes“I think the police have nothing to fear from that. When someone has been unre
Police should say sorry for stop and search mistakes
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
“I think the police have nothing to fear from that. When someone has been unreasonably stopped I think they deserve an apology “Some officers might say ‘You’re asking us to say sorry to someone who I know is a problem but we got it wrong on that... Read more
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Independent
Police officers could have to give 'face-to-face apologies' for unwarranted stop and searchesUnder proposals being considered by police chiefs, individual officers could be
Police officers could have to give 'face-to-face apologies' for unwarranted stop and searches
Independent / Posted 10 days ago
Under proposals being considered by police chiefs, individual officers could be forced to apologise to those they wrongfully stop and search. The new approach is being recommended by Adam Simmonds, Northamptonshire’s police and crime commissioner,... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Former Dorset Echo and BBC journalist dies aged 73A regional daily reporter who went on to work for an American newspaper abroad
Former Dorset Echo and BBC journalist dies aged 73
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 11 days ago
A regional daily reporter who went on to work for an American newspaper abroad before becoming a police press officer has died aged 73. Tributes have been paid to Mike Maber, who worked on the Dorset Echo before undertaking a variety of jobs in the... Read more
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This is West Country
Avon and Somerset's Nick Gargan "should resign" say former chief constablesTHREE former chief constables of Avon and Somerset Police have called for Nick
Avon and Somerset's Nick Gargan "should resign" say former chief constables
This is West Country / Posted 12 days ago
THREE former chief constables of Avon and Somerset Police have called for Nick Gargan to leave the force. In a letter sent to Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens, David Shattock, Steve Pilkington and Colin Port said that... Read more
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This is West Country
Former police chiefs call for Gargan to leaveTHREE former chief constables of Avon and Somerset Police have called for Nick
Former police chiefs call for Gargan to leave
This is West Country / Posted 15 days ago
THREE former chief constables of Avon and Somerset Police have called for Nick Gargan to leave the force. In a letter sent to Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens, David Shattock, Steve Pilkington and Colin Port said that... Read more
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express
Club boss fury as PC sues claiming burglar alarm 'damaged his hearing' A POLICE officer is taking legal action against a nightclub after claiming a
Club boss fury as PC sues claiming burglar alarm 'damaged his hearing'
express / Posted 16 days ago
A POLICE officer is taking legal action against a nightclub after claiming a burglar alarm damaged his hearing. Club owner Pete Terry was shocked PC Darren Belford, 39, says he... Read more
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