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  • Body Armour Advice

    Posted On 12 Nov 2015

    The new hi-vis body armour has been introduced to our Force since the end of 2013. Since the introduction, a significant number of you have experienced issues with it. In 2014 1000 of you emailed the Federation to highlight your concerns, which have been passed onto the Force. Your Federation is still working hard behind the scenes, to try and find a solution to alleviate your concerns and issues. If you have been issued with your new body armour, but are continuing to wear your old, you may not find yourselves covered by the Force Insurance Policy.

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  • Armistice Day

    Posted On 11 Nov 2015

    Each year at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, we observe a Two Minute Silence. Armistice Day on 11 November marks the end of the First World War and is a day to remember and honour those who have paid the price for our freedom. We hope you will join with us today to remember.

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  • The next West Midlands Police Federation Roadshow is aimed at officers based at Sandwell LPU.It is to be held in Conference Room 1 at West Bromwich Police Station on Monday 23 November 2015 between 1000 and 1500

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  • L&D are running a continual professional development day on the 12th November 2015. Take control of your development. Drop into Tally Ho and attend up to 4 bite sized sessions each run consecutively and repeated during the day. You must request your supervisor to authorise attendance on this event and to arrange abstraction via the RMU. If your RMU is unable to abstract you, your registration will be cancelled

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  • David Phillips Memorial Tie Pin

    Posted On 4 Nov 2015

    The Merseyside Police Federation have purchased a number of commemorative tie-pins that they have supplied to Merseyside members to commemorate David Phillips life. However, they have received numerous requests from non-Merseyside members and members of the public wishing to purchase a tie pin.

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  • Police Mutual Foundation

    Posted On 29 Oct 2015

    Each year Police Mutual allocate a certain amount of funds to help a number of Police Officers, Staff and their families who are experiencing a serious illness or a traumatic event, to take the time out they so desperately need to get back on track. Examples of an illness or event being.

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  • Our Deputy Chairman Tom Cuddeford was on BBC Radio WM talking Bobbies on the beat being an endangered species.

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  • Police Bravery Awards 2015

    Posted On 27 Oct 2015

    The Police Bravery Awards are presented annually to honour police officers who have performed outstanding acts of bravery whilst on or off duty. Nominated officers attend a reception at Downing Street and an evening awards ceremony.

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  • Compulsory Severance

    Posted On 26 Oct 2015

    I am sure some of you will be aware of certain Social Media activity over the weekend, with regards to the National Police Chiefs Council's (NPCC) meeting on Wednesday (28/10), where a planned debate will take place regarding Compulsory Severance for Police Officers.

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  • The next West Midlands Police Federation Roadshow is aimed at officers based at Birmingham North LPU.It is to be held in the Parade Room at Sutton Coldfield Police Station on Tuesday 10 November 2015 between 1000 and 1430.

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