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  • Taser: what are your views?

    Posted On 7 Aug 2013

    In each edition of Federation magazine we put a topical question to a selection of officers and publish their responses in this feature. This time we were inundated with replies when we asked: Do you think more officers should be trained to use Taser? Please explain your response. Read the Federation magazine Sneak Peek.

    Posted In Tagged Federation magazine, sneak peek, Taser

     
  • Steve White, vice-chair of the Police Federation of England and Wales, said: “Today marks two years since the August riots which ripped through the streets of our towns and cities across the UK. The thin blue line was put under vast strain by the enormity of the violence. Officer numbers are now down by 15,000 since 2010.

    Posted In Tagged Riots, Steve White, PFEW

     
  • Both the Government and the Archbishop of Canterbury have spoken out in support of credit unions, particularly as a challenge to payday lenders. The Archbishop of Canterbury wants to put Wonga (and their like) out of business by getting people to use Credit Unions. Police Credit Union (a not for profit member owned business) can offer help to the police and law enforcement family.

    Posted In Tagged Police Credit Union

     
  • Tom Cuddeford our Deputy Chairman was on BBC Radio West Midlands on Thursday 1st August talking about the EDL protest and associated cuts.

    Posted In Tagged Tom Cuddeford, EDL

     
  • After 10 month inquiry Home Affairs Select Committee publishes its first ever report on E-crime. Steve Williams, Chair, Police Federation of England and Wales, responds to the report.

    Posted In Tagged Home Affairs, E-crime

     
  • Midlands Today feature on up to one hundred bobbies are set to return to the front line thanks to the creation of new staff posts outlined by the West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner. Chris Jones, the Secretary of the West Midlands Police Federation commented.

    Posted In Tagged Midlands Today, Chris Jones

     
  • PNB outcome & Agreements 24th July

    Posted On 25 Jul 2013

    At the PNB meeting today a failure to agree was registered in relation to Compulsory Severance and Restricted Duties. These matters will now be referred to the Police Arbitration Tribunal. Agreement was reached in respect of the other matters under consideration, download the document with these agreements.

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  • Norfolk Constabulary are currently recruiting transferee’s at PC rank from uniformed officers and Authorised Firearms Officers or officers who have aspirations to benefit from training and qualification within this skill.

    Posted In Tagged Norfolk, Transferee

     
  • An annual lecture and internship has been set up to honour the memory of Paul McKeever, the late chairman of the Police Federation of England and Wales. Download and read the Federation News Special.

    Posted In Tagged Paul McKeever, Federation News, Internship

     
  • Roads Ahead Newsletter - July 2013

    Posted On 24 Jul 2013

    Download "Roads Ahead" Police Federation Roads Policing Newsletter.

    Posted In Tagged Roads Ahead