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  • BRAVE police officers have opened their hearts for a new book documenting their experiences as they faced looters and rioters who rampaged through the West Midlands.

    Posted In Tagged Andy Gilbert, Riots

  • The Police Federation of England and Wales today launches an ad campaign to beseech the Liberal Democrats to keep their promise on the police budget. The campaign appearing on posters across Birmingham and in today’s edition of the Independent draws attention to the Liberal Democrats’ manifesto promise to put an extra 3,000 officers on our streets. Instead, they are engaging in a 20% cut to the police budget which will see 16,000 fewer officers on the streets of the UK.

    Posted In Tagged Paul McKeever, Andy Gilbert, Liberal Democrat

  • Labour Pledge a Review of Policing

    Posted On 16 Sep 2011

    Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper promised an independent review into policing as she heard first hand the anger of constables around the country at a national meeting this week. Download the full article.

    Posted In Tagged Yvette Cooper

  • Leicester MP Keith Vaz has challenged Theresa May on the decision to delay the election of police commissioners from May to autumn next year.

    Posted In Tagged Theresa May

  • Chairman's Briefing

    Posted On 9 Sep 2011

    Download the Chairman's briefing from Paul McKeever.

    Posted In Tagged Paul Mckeever

  • Policy Exchange have today released a ‘far-reaching’ report on ways to make savings and lessen the cost of the service. Paul McKeever, Chairman of PFEW has been on BBC Breakfast, Radio 2 and Radio 5 this morning (alongside Blair Gibbs) highlighting the pit-falls of the report

    Posted In Tagged Policy Exchange, Paul McKeever

  • The Police Federations of Staffordshire, Warwickshire, West Mercia and the West Midlands have joined together in an attack on the Coalition Governments reform agenda.

    Posted In Tagged Royal Commission

  • Most of you will be aware of articles running in today’s Telegraph, Express and Daily Mail newspapers regarding the cost of the Federation and ‘other unions’ to the tax payer. You will also be aware that the story was born out of a nationwide FOI request by Conservative MP Dominic Raab. Please see press statement below which has been sent to all national and trade media.

    Posted In Tagged Simon Reed, FOI

  • The Deputy Prime Minister, Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP, today made a statement to the press on community payback, following the violent disruption around the country last week. Full transcript of the Deputy Prime Minister’s remarks:

    Posted In Tagged Riots

  • PFEW Newsletter

    Posted On 17 Aug 2011

    The PFEW news includes a round-up of where we are at with PNB, pensions, Winsor, expected timelines of the PAT, Winsor part 2 and campaign activities.

    Posted In Tagged PNB, Winsor, Pensions