Read the latest updates on the recent reports and cuts from the National Police Federation
BACKING FOR FEDERATION CALL for Royal Commission Andy Gilbert, Chairman of the West Midlands Police Federation, issued the following statement
The Government’s decision to effectively downgrade the value of public sector pensions is to be challenged by the police and five other organisations representing workers in the public sector .
We are aware that the Home Secretary has set a deadline of 26 July, the date of our next full meeting, for the PNB to complete its consideration of the recommendations in Tom Winsor’s first report and reach agreement.
West Midlands Police Fedration's second Winsor report special, keeping you up-to-date with the latest policing issues.
Earlier today the Review of Police Leadership & Training consultation paper by Peter Neyroud was published by the Home Office.
Sir Denis O'Connor says it will be 'very difficult' for the police front line to remain intact as budget cuts start to bite.
The chief constable of South Yorkshire has said the region will experience a rise in crime due to budget cuts.
Today the Home Secretary, Theresa May, has issued a written ministerial statement (below) that confirms she wants every recommendation by Tom Winsor to go to the Police Negotiating Board. The Federation have issued the following response.
The HMIC have today launch a report ‘Demanding Times: the front line and police visibility’ which was commissioned by the Police Minister in December to find agreement on what constitutes the front line.