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Herald.ie
Father of fire victims to get prison leave to visit themsucceeded in visiting his daughter at Temple Street as hospital staff had objec
Herald.ie / Posted 13 hours ago
succeeded in visiting his daughter at Temple Street as hospital staff had objected to him being there in handcuffs, with prison officers. Ms Crowe said both sides of the family were hoping that "if the children hear their father's voice, it will... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tory MP says nurses paid more than “hairdressers, plumbers or carpenters”intended to ignore the “clear will of the House” or take action to end the pay
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 hours ago
intended to ignore the “clear will of the House” or take action to end the pay cap in the NHS. The Government has since partially lifted the 1% public sector pay cap, but only with derisory below-inflation increases for prison officers and p... Read more
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Herald Sun
The most stressful job revealedor abusive people." High risk jobs for men • Train drivers and assistants •
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
or abusive people." High risk jobs for men • Train drivers and assistants • Police, ambulance officers and paramedics • Prison officers, welfare and community workers • Fire fighters, bus and tram drivers • General clerks and nursing... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Unannounced inspection at Walton jail weeks after inmate torched his celltook place just weeks after a section of the jail was evacuated after a inmate
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
took place just weeks after a section of the jail was evacuated after a inmate set fire to his cell. A number of prison officers were injured during the fire, although none seriously. The prisoner involved, who had set fire to his cell... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Chief Inspector of prisons: jail violence increasingThe chief inspector of prisons has told Channel 4 News that despite the recruit
Channel 4 News / Posted 2 days ago
The chief inspector of prisons has told Channel 4 News that despite the recruitment of hundreds more prison officers, violence in jails is increasing, His report on one prison in Dorset found the drug spice was now cheaper than cigarettes and... Read more
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birminghammail
Caribbean in Queen's thoughts as 'catastrophic' hurricane approacheswhich includes all of the dangerous ones, were captured, Mr Jaspert said. "The
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
which includes all of the dangerous ones, were captured, Mr Jaspert said. "They are now in lockdown, and we have got prison officers there and extra military as well to ensure there is no trouble at the prison," he added He said he feels... Read more
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birminghammail
HMP Birmingham rioters dug through walls and overdosed on drugsat HMP Birmingham in December 2016 which involved hundreds of prisoners and cau
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
at HMP Birmingham in December 2016 which involved hundreds of prisoners and caused millions of pounds of damages. The Prison Officers’ Association said it was shocked at the September rioting and attacks on staff at the Category B jail, which... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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Bury Times
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
Bury Times / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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Gazette
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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guardian-series
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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Harrow Times
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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Gazette News
Ministers must ease restraint on public service pay, think tank warnscomes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
comes after ministers last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. However the IFS cautioned that increasing public sector pay across the board in line with either prices or... Read more
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SKY News
Public sector pay 'approaching historically low levels', says IFS reportthat ministers would be able to take a more flexible approach to pay limits and
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
that ministers would be able to take a more flexible approach to pay limits and announced a wage rise for police and prison officers, but this has yet to trickle through to areas including teaching and the health service. The IFS report... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This damning expert report shreds Theresa May's claim of a 32% police pay riseafter the Government last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively e
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
after the Government last week signalled the existing pay cap was effectively ended with above-1% rises for police and prison officers. Jonathan Cribb, the report’s author, said: “If the Government decides to maintain the 1% cap, we should... Read more
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chroniclelive
More than 38,000 innocent people sent to jailrate in western Europe, higher than some of the less advanced countries in east
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
rate in western Europe, higher than some of the less advanced countries in eastern Europe. “Also, of course, the number of prison officers has fallen substantially, by more than 25%. “The consequences include the highest number of deaths among... Read more
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walesonline
Wednesday, September 20, 2017was subject to scrutiny. A similar ruse by the Prime Minister, promising a pay
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
was subject to scrutiny. A similar ruse by the Prime Minister, promising a pay rise in excess of the 1% cap for police and prison officers, was quickly ridiculed by their respective unions. The government was effectively lying about a headline “2%... Read more
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Herald.ie
Feud link probed after slain hitman's brother has throat slit in prisonthe Permanent TSB Bank in Gorey, Co Wexford, in April 2014. It is understood t
Herald.ie / Posted 3 days ago
the Permanent TSB Bank in Gorey, Co Wexford, in April 2014. It is understood that they became suspects in the case after prison officers examined CCTV footage. The duo are understood to be now on a punishment regime in the prison after the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
One in five Portland prisoners developed drug habit behind bars, survey revealsplace a new strategy to tackle "behavioural issues" created by the use of psych
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
place a new strategy to tackle "behavioural issues" created by the use of psychoactive substances. Mr Spurr added: "More prison officers are being recruited, and with these additional resources the Governor will be able to achieve the... Read more
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Daily Record
Convicts accused of killing prison guards during escape bid face death penaltya 20-year sentence in 2015. It is believed the pair had been cellmates and pla
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
a 20-year sentence in 2015. It is believed the pair had been cellmates and planned the escape together. Baldwin state prison officers Sgt Monica and Sgt Billue were driving 33 inmates between prisons when Rowe and Dubose are alleged to have... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Nicola Sturgeon: We are working to secure a public sector pay deal that lifts the 1 capUK to have given such a firm commitment. You may have heard Theresa May’s sudd
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
UK to have given such a firm commitment. You may have heard Theresa May’s sudden announcement last week that police and prison officers in England and Wales were to receive increases slightly bigger than the pay cap. The ink on this... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Nicola Sturgeon: We are working to secure a public sector pay deal that lifts the 1 cap and rewards our workers for the work they doUK to have given such a firm commitment. You may have heard Theresa May’s sudd
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
UK to have given such a firm commitment. You may have heard Theresa May’s sudden announcement last week that police and prison officers in England and Wales were to receive increases slightly bigger than the pay cap. The ink on this... Read more
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express
'Whatever is necessary' Theresa May vows action against trade union illegal strikesout very recently what our approach to public sector pay is at the same time as
express / Posted 4 days ago
out very recently what our approach to public sector pay is at the same time as we announced the response to the police and prison officers review body," the Prime Minister said. "We will be looking at this in the run up to the Budget and later... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Concern over impact of public sector pay rise on Norfolk County Council £100m savings bidPicture: Mustard TV Downing Street last week announced the 1pc annual pay cap
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 days ago
Picture: Mustard TV Downing Street last week announced the 1pc annual pay cap would be lifted for police officers and prison officers and committed to wider “flexibility” for all public sector workers from next year. But, with Norfolk County... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia Deploys Correction Officers to South Sudanthe challenges here, they could meet them in South Sudan as well. Giving an up
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
the challenges here, they could meet them in South Sudan as well. Giving an upbeat appraisal about her interactions with prison officers, President Sirleaf expressed commendation to them for being very active at work. But she notes that they... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Demeaning prison officersThe recent articles on Kansas prison officers need to be magnified by 100 times
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The recent articles on Kansas prison officers need to be magnified by 100 times and taped to the office door of Gov. Sam Brownback. Other copies of similar size ought to be posted on the entrance to the Kansas Legislature. Kansas citizens who vote... Read more
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express
Victims of crime FINALLY put first in move to stop 'crazy' prisoner payout claimscould end up costing taxpayers a further £75,000 in police and legal costs. Ad
express / Posted 5 days ago
could end up costing taxpayers a further £75,000 in police and legal costs. Adebolajo alleges he was assaulted by five prison officers who knocked out two front teeth. PAMichael Adebolajo wanted £25,000 for 'distress and damage' after losing... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘Sinister’ firebomb attack on prison officer’s carprison officer’s car | Irish Examiner Monday, September 18, 2017 The Prison
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
prison officer’s car | Irish Examiner Monday, September 18, 2017 The Prison Officers’ Association (POA) has described a firebomb attack on a prison officer’s car in Cork over the weekend as... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Bury Times
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Gazette
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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guardian-series
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Harrow Times
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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This is West Country
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Gazette News
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Bolton News
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
EveningTimes Online / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Hurricane Irma: What are the UK’s duties towards the Caribbean territories?delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lam
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
delivered to those in need. This includes 2,800 shelter kits and 5000 solar lamps.Where are the UK military, police and prison officers which have deployed to the region? The overall UK response currently involves more than 1,100 military... Read more
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