Changes to policing collaboration, complaints and discipline, and pre-charge bail are among new provisions coming into force on 3.4.2017 under the Policing and Crime Act 2017.
Association President Chief Superintendent Gavin Thomas said:
"The Policing and Crime Act 2017 is a key piece of legislation for...
President's statement on attacks in London
I am deeply saddened that a police officer has died following the incident in Westminster today.
On behalf of my Association, I would like to express my deepest sympathy to the officer’s family and loved ones.
Our thoughts are also with the officer’s colleagues at...
Supts respond to 'worrying' HMIC report
The majority of police forces do a good job in keeping members of the public safe, with two thirds of forces being graded as either ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ by the latest HMIC PEEL Effectiveness inspection report.
The wide-ranging inspection found most forces provide a largely good...
Ending the blame game
Chief Superintendent Gavin Thomas
What was your last work email about?
Maybe you requested a report; said thanks; or provided figures for a budget update.
Ever considered that it could spark a 12-month investigation for gross misconduct that might get you sacked?
Because just that happened to...
Barriers to Chief Officer recruitment - results
The College of Policing will work with police leaders to develop proposals for a national hub for the development and selection of senior police leadership, in response to the findings of a chief officer appointments survey released today.
The hub would seek to offer an...