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heraldscotland
Scottish Cup Final: Fans face up to 27 months in jail if found guilty of Hampden violencebehaviour. Security firm G4S has said the cup final was “appropriately staffed
Scottish Cup Final: Fans face up to 27 months in jail if found guilty of Hampden violence
heraldscotland / Posted 5 hours ago
behaviour. Security firm G4S has said the cup final was “appropriately staffed” and Calum Steele, of the Scottish Police Federation has said the police response was “nothing short of remarkable”. Justice Secretary Michael Matheson said... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Fans face up to 27 months in jail if found guilty of Hampden cup final violencebehaviour. Security firm G4S has said the cup final was “appropriately staffed
Fans face up to 27 months in jail if found guilty of Hampden cup final violence
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 hours ago
behaviour. Security firm G4S has said the cup final was “appropriately staffed” and Calum Steele, of the Scottish Police Federation has said the police response was “nothing short of remarkable”. Justice Secretary Michael Matheson said... Read more
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heraldscotland
Fans face up to 27 months in jail if found guilty of Hampden cup final violencebehaviour. Security firm G4S has said the cup final was “appropriately staffed
Fans face up to 27 months in jail if found guilty of Hampden cup final violence
heraldscotland / Posted 11 hours ago
behaviour. Security firm G4S has said the cup final was “appropriately staffed” and Calum Steele, of the Scottish Police Federation has said the police response was “nothing short of remarkable”. Justice Secretary Michael Matheson said... Read more
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Daily Record
Who's to blame? The biggest two questions about Hampden riotto prevent it could have been even more dangerous and confrontational.” Calum
Who's to blame? The biggest two questions about Hampden riot
Daily Record / Posted 11 hours ago
to prevent it could have been even more dangerous and confrontational.” Calum Steele, general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation, told BBC Radio Scotland: “We’ve only got to look at events south of the Border to see pitch invasions are... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Police say their Scottish Cup policing was 'proportionate and professional'but security group G4S said staff did a "good job considering the situation".
Police say their Scottish Cup policing was 'proportionate and professional'
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 hours ago
but security group G4S said staff did a "good job considering the situation". The general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation praised the "professional" response of officers. Calum Steele said it is hard to prevent pitch invasions... Read more
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heraldscotland
Police say their Scottish Cup policing was 'proportionate and professional'but security group G4S said staff did a "good job considering the situation".
Police say their Scottish Cup policing was 'proportionate and professional'
heraldscotland / Posted 14 hours ago
but security group G4S said staff did a "good job considering the situation". The general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation praised the "professional" response of officers. Calum Steele said it is hard to prevent pitch invasions... Read more
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Scotsman
Response to Scottish Cup Final violence praisedbut security group G4S said staff did a “good job considering the situation”, w
Response to Scottish Cup Final violence praised
Scotsman / Posted 19 hours ago
but security group G4S said staff did a “good job considering the situation”, while the general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation praised the “professional” response of officers. Rangers said players and staff were assaulted as... Read more
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Daily Record
Police and stewards praise response to Scottish Cup Final violencebut security group G4S said staff did a "good job considering the situation", w
Police and stewards praise response to Scottish Cup Final violence
Daily Record / Posted 19 hours ago
but security group G4S said staff did a "good job considering the situation", while the general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation praised the "professional" response of officers. So far 11 arrests have been made and police are said to... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Fears over armed police cuts - Cumbria federation chiefofficers in rural areas feared they would be "sitting ducks" in a terrorist gun
Fears over armed police cuts - Cumbria federation chief
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
officers in rural areas feared they would be "sitting ducks" in a terrorist gun attack. Mr Plummer, chairman of Cumbria Police Federation, is representing officers at the national organisation's annual conference in Bournemouth last week. He... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbria police chiefs' gifts and invites recordcity council’s annual meeting, the High Sheriff of Cumbria Sam Rayner to attend
Cumbria police chiefs' gifts and invites record
The News and Star / Posted 23 hours ago
city council’s annual meeting, the High Sheriff of Cumbria Sam Rayner to attend a drinks reception he hosted and from the Police Federation to attend their annual Bravery Awards dinner in London. He also accepted an offer from The Cumberland... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
detailedstoryofficers in rural areas feared they would be "sitting ducks" in a terrorist gun
detailedstory
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
officers in rural areas feared they would be "sitting ducks" in a terrorist gun attack. Mr Plummer, chairman of Cumbria Police Federation, is representing officers at the national organisation's annual conference in Bournemouth last week. He... Read more
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BBC Football
Cup final violence probe continuessome criticism of the police response to the pitch invasion. 'Criticised regard
Cup final violence probe continues
BBC Football / Posted yesterday
some criticism of the police response to the pitch invasion. 'Criticised regardless' But Calum Steele, of the Scottish Police Federation, told Good Morning Scotland that the police response was "nothing short of remarkable". He said: "The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rangers slam 'inadequate' security after Scottish Cup Final pitch clashesScottish Cup on a parade through Edinburgh following their historic win. Calum
Rangers slam 'inadequate' security after Scottish Cup Final pitch clashes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Scottish Cup on a parade through Edinburgh following their historic win. Calum Steele, general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation, praised the police response to the pitch invasion and subsequent trouble. Speaking on BBC Radio... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Rangers slam 'inadequate' security after Scottish Cup Final pitch clashesScottish Cup on a parade through Edinburgh following their historic win. Calum
Rangers slam 'inadequate' security after Scottish Cup Final pitch clashes
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
Scottish Cup on a parade through Edinburgh following their historic win. Calum Steele, general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation, praised the police response to the pitch invasion and subsequent trouble. Speaking on BBC Radio... Read more
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Daily Star
Anti-terror guard as ISIS targets English countrysidethreat so seriously they have already undergone training exercises on how to re
Anti-terror guard as ISIS targets English countryside
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
threat so seriously they have already undergone training exercises on how to respond. Che Donald, firearms lead for the Police Federation of England and Wales, said the new counter-terror hub in the South-west would provide better cover for a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Fears ISIS ‘want to carry out door-door massacre in British countryside'homes.” It is hoped the five-year plan will boost Britain's armed policing cap
Fears ISIS ‘want to carry out door-door massacre in British countryside'
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
homes.” It is hoped the five-year plan will boost Britain's armed policing capability (stock photo) Che Donald of the Police Federation of England and Wales said officials hope the new hub will better equip police to secure rural Britain... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Police union official accused of refusing a breath testa breath sample. Her high-profile position saw her once lead an unsuccessful c
Police union official accused of refusing a breath test
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
a breath sample. Her high-profile position saw her once lead an unsuccessful campaign to oust the chair of the national Police Federation. Her emergency motion, put forward during the Constables Central Conference in 2013, was quashed after... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
How much were lawyers paid to represent senior police officers at Hillsborough inquests?from the Home Office, leaving a net cost to the PCC of £4.3 million. Rank and
How much were lawyers paid to represent senior police officers at Hillsborough inquests?
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
from the Home Office, leaving a net cost to the PCC of £4.3 million. Rank and file officers have been represented by the Police Federation of England and Wales (PFEW). In a document available online, the federation says it has spent in the... Read more
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dna
UK plans multi-million-pound anti-terror guard for villagescapability over the next five years, which will see 1,500 firearms officers rec
UK plans multi-million-pound anti-terror guard for villages
dna / Posted yesterday
capability over the next five years, which will see 1,500 firearms officers recruited. Che Donald, firearms lead for the Police Federation of England and Wales, told 'Sunday Express' that the new counter-terror base in the southwest would provide... Read more
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International Business Times
West Country anti-terror hub aims to defend UK holidaymakers from Isis shooting sprees stated that 1,500 new firearms officers will be recruited to police forces in E
West Country anti-terror hub aims to defend UK holidaymakers from Isis shooting sprees
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
stated that 1,500 new firearms officers will be recruited to police forces in England and Wales. Firearms lead for the Police Federation of England and Wales Che Donald, said a new counterterror hub would provide cover for a largely rural part... Read more
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birminghammail
West Midlands Police discipline chief faces court for 'refusing to give breath test'specimen of breath. Her high-profile position saw her once lead an unsuccessfu
West Midlands Police discipline chief faces court for 'refusing to give breath test'
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
specimen of breath. Her high-profile position saw her once lead an unsuccessful campaign to oust the chair of the national Police Federation. Her emergency motion, put forward during the Constables Central Conference in 2013, was quashed after... Read more
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express
Police forces to consider employing 'on-site psychologists' to help deal with traumapost-traumatic stress or anxiety have complained for some time Her Majesty’s C
Police forces to consider employing 'on-site psychologists' to help deal with trauma
express / Posted 2 days ago
post-traumatic stress or anxiety have complained for some time Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector Sir Tom Winsor told the Police Federation annual conference in Bournemouth that the idea of employing resident psychologists would be looked at... Read more
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express
Anti-terror guard as IS threatens countrysideholiday parks and secluded villages are supposed to be a target for ISIS terror
Anti-terror guard as IS threatens countryside
express / Posted 2 days ago
holiday parks and secluded villages are supposed to be a target for ISIS terrorists Che Donald, firearms lead for the Police Federation of England and Wales, said the new counter-terror hub in the South-west would provide better cover for a... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Sussex police officer sacked for sharing porn with colleaguesto a joke. In these circumstances we are entirely satisfied that the conduct am
Sussex police officer sacked for sharing porn with colleagues
Chichester Observer / Posted 3 days ago
to a joke. In these circumstances we are entirely satisfied that the conduct amounts to gross misconduct.” Scruby’s Sussex Police Federation representative said that he had made some very poor decisions, which would not be made again, that he had... Read more
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Sussex Express
Sussex police officer sacked for sharing porn with colleaguesto a joke. In these circumstances we are entirely satisfied that the conduct am
Sussex police officer sacked for sharing porn with colleagues
Sussex Express / Posted 3 days ago
to a joke. In these circumstances we are entirely satisfied that the conduct amounts to gross misconduct.” Scruby’s Sussex Police Federation representative said that he had made some very poor decisions, which would not be made again, that he had... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Policeman sacked for showing colleagues PORN images of women while on dutyand accepted he breached standards. The police officer accepted he had breache
Policeman sacked for showing colleagues PORN images of women while on duty
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
and accepted he breached standards. The police officer accepted he had breached standards In mitigation, his Sussex Police Federation representative accepted PC Scruby had made 'very poor' decisions which would not be made again in an... Read more
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Sussex Express
BREAKING: Sussex police officer sacked for sharing porn with colleaguesto a joke. In these circumstances we are entirely satisfied that the conduct am
BREAKING: Sussex police officer sacked for sharing porn with colleagues
Sussex Express / Posted 3 days ago
to a joke. In these circumstances we are entirely satisfied that the conduct amounts to gross misconduct.” Scruby’s Sussex Police Federation representative said that he had made some very poor decisions, which would not be made again, that he had... Read more
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Chichester Observer
BREAKING: Sussex police officer sacked for sharing porn with colleaguesto a joke. In these circumstances we are entirely satisfied that the conduct am
BREAKING: Sussex police officer sacked for sharing porn with colleagues
Chichester Observer / Posted 3 days ago
to a joke. In these circumstances we are entirely satisfied that the conduct amounts to gross misconduct.” Scruby’s Sussex Police Federation representative said that he had made some very poor decisions, which would not be made again, that he had... Read more
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Canberra Times
Telstra hit by another national phone outageadmitted the problem wasn't fixed. Telstra mobile customers were still complai
Telstra hit by another national phone outage
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
admitted the problem wasn't fixed. Telstra mobile customers were still complaining at 5.13pm that they couldn't call. The Police Federation of Australia said it demonstrated why emergency services should get access to dedicated mobile services... Read more
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Northern Echo
Durham's bravest police officer nominated for national awarda champagne reception at Downing Street before a ceremony at The Dorchester, in
Durham's bravest police officer nominated for national award
Northern Echo / Posted 4 days ago
a champagne reception at Downing Street before a ceremony at The Dorchester, in London. Andy Jackson, chairman of Durham Police Federation, said: “PC Canvin’s swift and decisive actions whilst off duty have most certainly prevented an already... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Political lobbying firm at centre of probe into payments to peersSecretary Theresa May demanded the federation clean up it's act at the organisa
Political lobbying firm at centre of probe into payments to peers
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Secretary Theresa May demanded the federation clean up it's act at the organisation's annual conference this week. A Police Federation spokeswoman said: “We can confirm that the PFEW has reported the suspected criminal activity of an advisory... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Prisoners allowed out of Nottinghamshire jail to work in trialnot to talk about the use of the new technology until the trial is complete, bu
Prisoners allowed out of Nottinghamshire jail to work in trial
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
not to talk about the use of the new technology until the trial is complete, but Dave Keen chairman of Nottinghamshire Police Federation said some victims would feel let down by the ruling. He said: "If a judge or magistrate sees fit to send... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Wakefield and Calderdale police officers take home a number of awards.Leadership. Chief Superintendent Simon Atkin, of Bradford District. Police Br
Wakefield and Calderdale police officers take home a number of awards.
Wakefield Today / Posted 5 days ago
Leadership. Chief Superintendent Simon Atkin, of Bradford District. Police Bravery Award, Sponsored by the West Yorkshire Police Federation. PC Sean Cannon and PCSO Simon Meakin, of Bradford District. Solving Problems with Partners Award. Sgt... Read more
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The News and Star
Call to protect funding for Cumbria police's firearms officersofficers in rural areas feared they would be “sitting ducks” in a terrorist gun
Call to protect funding for Cumbria police's firearms officers
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
officers in rural areas feared they would be “sitting ducks” in a terrorist gun attack. Mr Plummer, chairman of Cumbria Police Federation, is representing officers at the national organisation’s annual conference in Bournemouth. Speaking to the... Read more
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International Business Times
Police ask for more Taser guns on the street to protect themselves from violent attacks police who want a Taser gun should all be armed with one to protect them from v
Police ask for more Taser guns on the street to protect themselves from violent attacks
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
police who want a Taser gun should all be armed with one to protect them from violent attacks by members of the public, the Police Federation said. The organisation, which represents police in England and Wales, is expected to tell Home Secretary... Read more
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Bury Times
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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Gazette
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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guardian-series
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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Harrow Times
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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This is West Country
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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Gazette News
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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Bolton News
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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Northern Echo
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss saysand our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the real
Police should stop 'stoking fears' of marksmen prosecutions, watchdog boss says
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
and our approach to investigation will clearly have to take account of the realities on the ground." Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White, used his speech at the group's annual conference on Tuesday to repeat warnings over a shortage... Read more
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