Archive for November, 2011
In the shadow of the investigation into the 4 injured Met Police Officers last week we ask is it time for Taser to be rolled out to more Police Officers?
Let us first look at where Taser comes from and what it actually does.
Funeral held at York Minster
Tributes paid to DC Heather Cooper
DCC Craig Denholm of Surrey Police said “She was a super mum, a super person and a super cop”. . .
International Policing News.
This week we see Policing all over the world is facing all sorts of demonstrators sometimes at a heavy cost to life.
We ask are our Politicians up to the job in the UK as we face whats seen as the biggest demonstration in decades on 30th November 2011?
Who’s in charge of Mark Duggans Shooting Investigation?
Duggan Shooting rumbles on . . .
News from our colleagues in Northern Ireland
Please support our colleagues in the PSNI they do without doubt face higher risks than the mainland on top of their daily routine.
On 30th November Public Service Strike – But not Police Officers
A rift is growing between Government Ministers and Public Service workers this week as the biggest strike for decades nears. As always Politicians are quick to blame Union Leaders but this feels different. Ministers are now using bullying techniques to stop the strike with threats to change legislation on striking ’if’ they go ahead.
As the spoof twitter account of Met Commissioner Hogan-Howe, @HoganHowe was taken from tweeters and other spoof accounts @SirIanBlair and @DCIGeneHunt attempted to track him down the rest of Society saw him in action in London.
Here you can find local Policing news from around England, Scotland Northern Ireland and Wales.
Here we provide an update on Policing Cuts around Britain. This is a huge issue not just for Police Officers but the communities we Police. The announced Government cuts WILL harm our communities, cause anger, injury and death. Take a look at some of the bizarre decisions below.