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  • Open letter to Sir Hugh Orde

    Posted On 24 May 2011

    An open letter has been sent to Sir Hugh Orde, the President of ACPO, to express concern at his non-attendance at the Police Federation Conference in Bournemouth, passing the opportunity to listen and respond to officers and representatives of the government.

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  • All the news from Conference 2011

    Posted On 19 May 2011

    PFEW Conference news and videos...

    Posted In Tagged Conference, Theresa May

     
  • A survey published today shows that police officers in West Midlands believe the government cut of 20 percent of the police budget over the next four years and a reduction in police officer numbers will have a detrimental effect on crime levels and result in the public getting a poorer service.

    Posted In Tagged Survey

     
  • BAFTA Award Winning Television Company is producing a new BBC3 crime documentary series. We are looking to speak to police officers about the most unusual or bizarre crimes of their careers and how they were solved.

    Posted In Tagged Documentary

     
  • According to the UK Police Federations which represent officers in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, the proposed amendments to the Police (Health and Safety) Act, 1997, will prevent members of the public from being able to make claims for injuries or actions taken by the Police. This will not only damage public accountability but will deny UK police officers the same rights as other workers in Europe

    Posted In Tagged Health, Safety, Press Release

     
  • The commutation factors for the Police Pension Scheme (PPS) 1987, have been revised and issued by the Government Actuary’s Department (GAD). The new factors will apply to any member who retires on or after 20 April 2011.

    Posted In Pension Tagged commutation, pension

     
  • Latest PFEW Federation News

    Posted On 21 Apr 2011

    Read the latest updates on the recent reports and cuts from the National Police Federation

    Posted In Cuts Tagged Cuts

     
  • Federation Press Release

    Posted On 18 Apr 2011

    BACKING FOR FEDERATION CALL for Royal Commission Andy Gilbert, Chairman of the West Midlands Police Federation, issued the following statement

    Posted In Tagged Royal Commission

     
  • PFEW Press Release

    Posted On 15 Apr 2011

    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 .

    Posted In Pension Tagged Pension

     
  • 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.

    Posted In Tagged PNB, Winsor