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Newham Recorder
Newham police officer sacked for sexually assaulting colleaguein prison and did not attend the hearing, although a text message from Gilys wa
Newham police officer sacked for sexually assaulting colleague
Newham Recorder / Posted 2 days ago
in prison and did not attend the hearing, although a text message from Gilys was read out by Pc Paul Marks from the Met Police Federation. “Could you please tell the hearing that I am not guilty?” he said. “That is what I’d like to say.” The... Read more
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express
British police pledge to keep working closely with Europe to tackle securitythe body that represents rank-and-file officers said their rights must be prote
British police pledge to keep working closely with Europe to tackle security
express / Posted 2 days ago
the body that represents rank-and-file officers said their rights must be protected. Andy Fittes, general secretary of the Police Federation of England and Wales, said: "Now that the public has voted for the UK to exit the European Union it will be... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Pc in Telford house fire rescue up for award « Shropshire Starhis own life on the line for an old lady in life-threatening circumstances.” P
Pc in Telford house fire rescue up for award « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 3 days ago
his own life on the line for an old lady in life-threatening circumstances.” Pc Harris has been praised by the West Mercia Police Federation, who said he went above and beyond the call of duty. Russ Yeomans, chairman of the federation, said: “In... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Bangor police officers up for bravery awards after Three Crowns Pub fire heroicsadmitted to hospital where they received treatment and were released shortly af
Bangor police officers up for bravery awards after Three Crowns Pub fire heroics
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 4 days ago
admitted to hospital where they received treatment and were released shortly after. Simon Newport, chairman of North Wales Police Federation, said: “These officers, deserve the praise and recognition of the public for their brave actions that... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Bangor police officers up for bravery awards after Three Crowns Pub fire heroicsadmitted to hospital where they received treatment and were released shortly af
Bangor police officers up for bravery awards after Three Crowns Pub fire heroics
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
admitted to hospital where they received treatment and were released shortly after. Simon Newport, chairman of North Wales Police Federation, said: “These officers, deserve the praise and recognition of the public for their brave actions that... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Police officer who tackled man surrounded by weapons up for bravery awardtackled the man to the floor before he had chance to set them all alight. Grah
Police officer who tackled man surrounded by weapons up for bravery award
Thame Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
tackled the man to the floor before he had chance to set them all alight. Graham Smith, chairman of the Thames Valley Police Federation, said: “This incident had the potential for all those concerned to have been seriously injured if not... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Police officer who tackled man surrounded by weapons up for bravery awardtackled the man to the floor before he had chance to set them all alight. Grah
Police officer who tackled man surrounded by weapons up for bravery award
Banbury Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
tackled the man to the floor before he had chance to set them all alight. Graham Smith, chairman of the Thames Valley Police Federation, said: “This incident had the potential for all those concerned to have been seriously injured if not... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Police officer who tackled man surrounded by weapons up for bravery awardtackled the man to the floor before he had chance to set them all alight. Grah
Police officer who tackled man surrounded by weapons up for bravery award
Aylesbury Today / Posted 4 days ago
tackled the man to the floor before he had chance to set them all alight. Graham Smith, chairman of the Thames Valley Police Federation, said: “This incident had the potential for all those concerned to have been seriously injured if not... Read more
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Oxford Mail
PC who tackled man trying to set himself and officers alight nominated for bravery awardCourt on March 7 2014 and received a 12-month conditional discharge. Graham Sm
PC who tackled man trying to set himself and officers alight nominated for bravery award
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Court on March 7 2014 and received a 12-month conditional discharge. Graham Smith, chairman of the Thames Valley Police Federation, said the incident had the potential for him and his colleges to be seriously injured or worse. He added:... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast semtex discovery in flats shows threat to police is escalating, warns unionin north BelfastSome of the Semtex plastic explosive found at a block of flats
Belfast semtex discovery in flats shows threat to police is escalating, warns union
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
in north BelfastSome of the Semtex plastic explosive found at a block of flats in north BelfastPFNI’s Mark Lindsay The Police Federation has warned that the discovery of Semtex at a block of flats in north Belfast points to a "ramping up" of... Read more
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birminghammail
Hero police officer who disarmed axeman wins bravery awardthe man was searched by police he was also found to have a serrated knife. Tom
Hero police officer who disarmed axeman wins bravery award
birminghammail / Posted 5 days ago
the man was searched by police he was also found to have a serrated knife. Tom Cuddeford, chairman of the West Midlands Police Federation, said: “PC Hopley placed himself at great personal risk in order to detain this man. “He had requested... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Officers who saved suicidal man from River Mersey to be honouredand drag him back to shore. The man was taken to hospital for treatment and su
Officers who saved suicidal man from River Mersey to be honoured
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 days ago
and drag him back to shore. The man was taken to hospital for treatment and support. Peter Singleton, chair of Merseyside Police Federation, said: “There is no doubt that the officers’ brave, decisive and prompt actions saved the life of this... Read more
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Northern Echo
Hero off-duty cop in air drama nominated for awardfresh out of training, has been nominated for this year's National Police Brave
Hero off-duty cop in air drama nominated for award
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
fresh out of training, has been nominated for this year's National Police Bravery Awards Jim Gray, chairman of Northumbria Police Federation, said: “It is situations like these that remind us all that police officers are never 'off-duty' and are... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
'Courage and tenacity' of PC in 15-minute struggle beside M3The details of the terrifying encounter have been revealed by the Police Federa
'Courage and tenacity' of PC in 15-minute struggle beside M3
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
The details of the terrifying encounter have been revealed by the Police Federation as it prepares to honour officers for their outstanding bravery and professionalism at its 2016 ceremony. PC Vikki Sharpe suffered multiple injuries in the incident,... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Bravery of Hampshire PC, Vikki Sharpe, to be recognised at national awardsto run consecutively for dangerous driving. He was also given a three year dri
Bravery of Hampshire PC, Vikki Sharpe, to be recognised at national awards
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
to run consecutively for dangerous driving. He was also given a three year driving ban. John Apter, chairman of Hampshire Police Federation, said: “PC Sharpe displayed courage, tenacity and commitment to duty in what was a prolonged and sustained... Read more
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Northern Echo
Bravery of police officers to be recognised at awardslater admitted manslaughter and was sent to prison for six years and eight mont
Bravery of police officers to be recognised at awards
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
later admitted manslaughter and was sent to prison for six years and eight months. The chairman of the North Yorkshire Police Federation, Mike Stubbs said: “These officers put themselves at huge risk, confronting an armed offender who had just... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Honour for Norwich constable’s braverythe hammer away from him. He arrested the pair, who had been accused of shoplif
Honour for Norwich constable’s bravery
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 6 days ago
the hammer away from him. He arrested the pair, who had been accused of shoplifting. The awards are organised by the Police Federation and the Norfolk chairman, Eric Bradley, praised PC Watson. “It is events like these that show that police... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Off-duty Norfolk police officer honoured for braveryable to arrest the pair. PC Watson also discovered the couple had just been try
Off-duty Norfolk police officer honoured for bravery
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 6 days ago
able to arrest the pair. PC Watson also discovered the couple had just been trying to shoplift at the supermarket. Norfolk Police Federation chairman Eric Bradley praised PC Watson for stepping in and putting his life on the life to get the staff... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
'Brave' officers honoured for thwarting ram-raid gangCole, Danny Stevens and Paul Smith were convicted for the raid on Mercedes-Benz
'Brave' officers honoured for thwarting ram-raid gang
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
Cole, Danny Stevens and Paul Smith were convicted for the raid on Mercedes-Benz World Melanie Warnes, chairman of Surrey Police Federation, said: "This was a highly dangerous incident which forced these officers to take incredibly decisive and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Number of police off with stress has risen by 58 per cent in two yearspeople losing out here are not just the officers, but the public - who are not
Number of police off with stress has risen by 58 per cent in two years
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
people losing out here are not just the officers, but the public - who are not getting the service they deserve.” The Police Federation of England and Wales said the service must ‘put more effort’ into ensuring police officers’ welfare. The... Read more
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heraldscotland
Armed police numbers to increase by a third to counter gun crime and terrorthere is no specific intelligence "the threat we face from terrorism is real".
Armed police numbers to increase by a third to counter gun crime and terror
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
there is no specific intelligence "the threat we face from terrorism is real". Brian Docherty, chairman of the Scottish Police Federation said "it will go some way to addressing the concerns we have expressed for some time over the preparedness... Read more
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Express and Star
Blunder as West Midlands Police officer charged under drink-drive law axed 12 YEARS ago « Express & Starguilty plea on Thursday ruled she had been wrongly charged and threw out the ca
Blunder as West Midlands Police officer charged under drink-drive law axed 12 YEARS ago « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 10 days ago
guilty plea on Thursday ruled she had been wrongly charged and threw out the case. Stevens-Burns, 48, is a West Midlands Police Federation representative whose job is to support other officers alleged to have breached the force's professional... Read more
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birminghammail
Bungle means case thrown out against breath test police officerthe case and said the 48-year-old, who represents police officers in misconduct
Bungle means case thrown out against breath test police officer
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
the case and said the 48-year-old, who represents police officers in misconduct hearings on behalf of the West Midlands Police Federation, had been wrongly charged. He criticised both the police and the Crown Prosecution Service for failing to... Read more
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Scotsman
Armed police on Scotland’s streets to rise by a thirdin places where the force is “currently vulnerable”. Following the Paris attac
Armed police on Scotland’s streets to rise by a third
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
in places where the force is “currently vulnerable”. Following the Paris attack in November last year, the Scottish Police Federation called for more armed officers, saying Scotland was “woefully under-equipped, under-resourced and under... Read more
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International Business Times
Police officer Simon Ryan sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol to continue in his role as an officer. The decision was accepted by PC Brad Ja
Police officer Simon Ryan sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
to continue in his role as an officer. The decision was accepted by PC Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in PC Ryan's career and personal life which he accepts was... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Northern Echo
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Northern Echo / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Kingston Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Streatham Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Bury Times
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Bury Times / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Gazette
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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guardian-series
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
guardian-series / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Harrow Times
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Harrow Times / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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This is West Country
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
This is West Country / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Gazette News
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Gazette News / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Bolton News
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Bolton News / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Croydon Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Times of Malta
UK policeman wore 'I love weed' hat while on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. PC Brad J
UK policeman wore 'I love weed' hat while on patrol
Times of Malta / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. PC Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrolforce headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad J
Police officer sacked for wearing 'I love weed' hat on patrol
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 12 days ago
force headquarters without being seen by photographers or reporters. Pc Brad Jackson, deputy secretary of North Yorkshire Police Federation, spoke on his behalf after the hearing. He said: "This has been a very difficult period in Pc Ryan's... Read more
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Scotsman
Dozens of ‘crumbling’ police buildings in urgent need of repairwhich also acts as Police Scotland’s corporate HQ, is described as “poor”. Cal
Dozens of ‘crumbling’ police buildings in urgent need of repair
Scotsman / Posted 12 days ago
which also acts as Police Scotland’s corporate HQ, is described as “poor”. Calum Steele, general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation, said ageing buildings with asbestos and others unable to handle modern IT systems helped create a “very... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
'The police service I leave is light years better than the one I joined'in by people from all over the country, and the chief constable says: “People l
'The police service I leave is light years better than the one I joined'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 days ago
in by people from all over the country, and the chief constable says: “People like Tony Barton, secretary of the Merseyside Police Federation, and the familiy liaison officers did a great job.” The 2011 riots – how the police and community fought... Read more
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heraldscotland
Police spend £600,000 a year on leased building it no longer usesPolice or the former HQ of Northern Constabulary, which are expensive to mainta
Police spend £600,000 a year on leased building it no longer uses
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
Police or the former HQ of Northern Constabulary, which are expensive to maintain and far bigger than needed. The Scottish Police Federation has als complained that its members have to work in substandard accommodation. Several former HQs, such as... Read more
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express
SNP football laws see record number of charges - but only a quarter ended in convictionfar, out of the latest cases, there have been just 73 convictions with 86 fully
SNP football laws see record number of charges - but only a quarter ended in conviction
express / Posted 16 days ago
far, out of the latest cases, there have been just 73 convictions with 86 fully dealt with by the courts. Related articles Police federation defends cops at cup final riot Football clubs could be held account for rowdy behaviour of their fans A... Read more
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express
ISIS is plotting a DIRTY BOMB strike on a major EUROPEAN city, top nuclear experts warnis considering a further 15 per cent cut to staff within the Ministry of Defenc
ISIS is plotting a DIRTY BOMB strike on a major EUROPEAN city, top nuclear experts warn
express / Posted 17 days ago
is considering a further 15 per cent cut to staff within the Ministry of Defence Police force. But Chairman of the Defence Police Federation Eamon Keating claimed the strained security unit is already “at the limits of its resources”.Related... Read more
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