Police officers who make genuine mistakes should not be lumped in with the bad apples when it comes to discipline, the Police Federation of England and Wales’ annual conference has heard.
Presenting at the Conference session 'Moving from discipline to performance', Victor Marshall, PSAEW professional standards...
Campaign launched to honour fallen officers
A major national campaign has launched to raise funds to build a new UK Police Memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum (NMA) in Staffordshire.
Home Secretary Amber Rudd said:
“Every day, our police officers and staff go out to work not knowing what they might face,...
Police service outlines its needs from future government
The three policing staff associations have written an open letter to all political parties outlining what the service needs from the next government.
The Police Superintendents’ Association of England and Wales, the Police Federation, and the Chief Police Officers’ Staff Association have joined forces to...
HMIC State of Policing 2016 - PSAEW response
Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Constabulary, Sir Thomas Winsor, has published his annual assessment of policing in England and Wales.
His assessment finds police forces are having to "pick up the slack" as cuts in other public services increase pressure on them.
He also draws attention...
Policing and Crime Act 2017
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...