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  • In each edition of Federation, we ask our members about a topical issue. This time we asked: Do you feel enough is done to support officers who are assaulted in the course of their duties? Please explain... Have you been assaulted while on duty? Please explain the circumstances. And do you consider it just part of the job? As a result of the responses received, West Midlands Police Federation is taking remedial action to help the officers who’ve commented, as this perceived weakness is something it is trying to address so that it can best support members. Here are the answers we received:

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  • The next West Midlands Police Federation Roadshow is aimed at officers based at Wolverhampton LPU.It is to be held in the Old Bar on Tuesday 13 October 2015 between 1000 and 1500.

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  • eZine September 2015

    Posted On 9 Sep 2015

    Here is a copy of our bi-monthly Federation newsletter eZine, why not sign up!

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  • Blues but no twos

    Posted On 1 Sep 2015

    Officers fear letting down the public as they struggle to get to crime scenes or urgent calls for assistance within the 15-minute target due to the lack of a siren on the 109 Vauxhall Corsa patrol cars, according to West Midlands Police Federation. The Federation’s deputy chairman, Tom Cuddeford, and health and safety lead Pete Harkness have spoken out on the issue and have pledged to work with the Force to find a solution.

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  • Your Federation's Member Services provides a range of exclusive offers and discounts for members. We are reviewing our current offers and we'd like to know your thoughts on what you'd like to see in the future...

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  • The next West Midlands Police Federation Roadshow is aimed at officers based at Coventry LPU.It is to be held in the Gavin Carlton Room on Monday 14 September 2015 between 1000 and 1500.

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  • As some members may be aware a group of officers have entered into an arrangement with a law firm to represent them to challenge the Government over the changes to police officer pensions.

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  • Throughout the pension reform process PFEW has listened to the views and concerns of members and the Pension Challenge group, and we have taken advice from our lawyers and from leading counsel about the legality of the Government’s changes. We have recently taken further advice from leading counsel as to whether the position has changed or is affected by the publication of the Police Pensions Regulations 2015.

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  • The latest edition of our Federation is now available to view / download online.

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  • Our Federation App

    Posted On 4 Aug 2015

    The App, which is currently only available on iOS devices, is available from the Apple App Store. Once downloaded, you just need to register using your name, collar number, email and date of birth.

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