PFEW Conference – Police Conduct

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PFEW Conference – “Police Conduct –for the benefit of Policing and the Public” The PFEW are holding their first ever Conduct Conference on 19/20 November 2015 at the Hilton Warwick/Stratford upon Avon Hotel, Warwick.  The Conference is being facilitated by Victor Marshall, PSAEW Professional Standards Co-ordinator and former Police Advisor to the Home Office. At […]

Public Misconduct Hearing Seminars

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Public Misconduct Hearing Seminars John Beggs, QC, will be holding two seminars on Public Misconduct Hearings (14th July and 9th September 2015) both of which are to be held at The Lygon Arms, Broadway. The purpose of the seminars is to help forces prepare for Misconduct Hearings to be held in public.  Further details […]

Police Mutual – Superintendents’ Pre-Retirement Courses


At Police Mutual we’ll tell you what’s best for you, not what’s best for us! When it comes to providing you with support as you approach retirement we’ve gone further than most. This bespoke course has been designed specifically for Superintendents, is ideally suited to those officers with 12 months or less to retirement and […]

Pearson Financial Management – Retirement Seminars

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Pearson Financial Management Senior Partner Practice of St James’s Place Wealth Management Specialist Financial Advice for PSAEW Pearson Financial Management is a family based firm specialised in offering bespoke and expert advice in a wide range of important areas including pensions, investments, Inheritance Tax planning and protection but with the security and backing of a […]

Close Brothers – Pre-Retirement Seminars

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        Prepare yourself for your next step – Pre-retirement seminars for Police Superintendents Dates: 9 December 2015 19 February 2016 13 April 2016 16 June 2016 07 September 2016 07 December 2016 Items covered on Pre-retirement seminars include: Key information on setting up your own business and seeking further information and professional assistance Guidance on […]

National Police Memorial Day

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PSAEW President, Chief Superintendent Irene Curtis, with the Association’s other National Officers, represented the PSAEW at the National Police Memorial Day service in Northern Ireland on 28th September. The Memorial Day, now in its 11th year, honours police officers throughout the UK who have given their lives in the line of duty. The service is held […]

President’s Speech: Structures, Blame Culture & Welfare


Speech given by President Irene Curtis to the Police Superintendents’ Association of England and Wales Conference on the 9th September 2014. Home Secretary, distinguished guests, colleagues, good afternoon to you all. In my speech today I’m going to cover a number of issues. There are issues that you, our members, have raised with me as […]

Taking the Uniform Out of the Closet

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Gay and lesbian police officers sometimes fear the consequences of revealing their sexuality as they rise through the ranks, it has been revealed. Some senior police officers are worried that coming out may impact on their career prospects and that homophobia still exists within some policing teams. At the Police Superintendents’ Association of England and […]

Negotiating the Litigation Minefield – One Day Course

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Negotiating the Litigation Minefield – One Day Course for Senior Officers – 14 August 2014 The above course has been devised by John Beggs QC. The course aims to give senior officers a tool kit with which to manage litigation and associated legal risks by improving officers’ instincts around the law and strategies for avoiding […]

Police Clubs Financial – Financial Advisory Service

Police Clubs Financial provide a bespoke independent financial advisory service to Senior Police Officers and their families throughout the UK.  As the only Independent Financial Adviser firm, endorsed by the RUC Athletic Association, we have an enviable track record of providing professional holistic advice, across many financial planning areas for our clients. This includes both […]

Capita Conference: Improving Public Confidence in the Police


This very topical conference is being organised by Capita and is to be held at a Central London venue on Monday, 31st March 2014. The Association’s National Deputy Secretary, Tim Jackson will be Chairing the Conference and the Association’s President, Irene Curtis will be participating in a panel discussion. The National Improving Public Confidence in […]

Value in Policing Round Table


‘Value in Policing – quality, confidence, trust’ a round table that is taking place in central London on 30 October, for attendance on a complimentary guest basis for PSAEW members.  The agenda can  be seen here AGENDA Alternatively guests may register here REGISTER Themes include: ·         Addressing new challenges –  policing and criminal justice in the […]

Report on Police Federation Conference – May 2013

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The President Irene Curtis, National Secretary Graham Cassidy and National Deputy Secretary Tim Jackson attended the Police Federation Annual Conference in Bournemouth last week.  The Conference began with a minute’s silence and several warm tributes to Paul McKeever. Irene participated in two of the main hall sessions including one on command resilience and working hours and one entitled 2020 […]

‘You can’t lead others if you are not there to lead’

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Police Superintendents’ Association Annual Conference – Day 1 Round Up In an address to conference, President elect Irene Curtis said it was ‘important chief officers understand what is happening to our members.’ She said there are now 300 fewer Superintendents and Chief Superintendents than there were 18 months ago. And that resilience was an issue. For the […]

PSAEW Annual Conference 2012


After months of planning the time has come for members of the Association and guests to gather for our Annual Conference, being held this year at the Chesford Grange Hotel in Kenilworth. The conference begins at 2pm on Monday 10 September, with the highlights of the afternoon being a keynote speech by the Commissioner of […]