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IPCC advised take soft tone

IPCC advised take soft tone | Policing news | Scoop.it
The deputy chair of the police watchdog advised a lead investigator at the IPCC not to make police feel they were “treated as suspects” in a man's death, according to an internal email.
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Body worn cameras issued to traffic wardens to make motorists "think twice" before attacking them

Body worn cameras issued to traffic wardens to make motorists "think twice" before attacking them | Policing news | Scoop.it
TRAFFIC wardens are being fitted with cameras to catch those who give them a torrent of abuse while they are issuing parking tickets.
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New Warwickshire Police chief constable being investigated over misconduct ... - Coventry Telegraph | Police Crime Commissioner

New Warwickshire Police chief constable being investigated over misconduct ... - Coventry Telegraph | Police Crime Commissioner | Policing news | Scoop.it
New Warwickshire Police chief constable being investigated over misconduct ... - Coventry… http://t.co/x6lGXxXE3s #pcc #pccs #police
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Claims Met police covered up child abuse spark three more inquiries

Claims Met police covered up child abuse spark three more inquiries | Policing news | Scoop.it
IPCC says it is now examining 17 allegations that investigations involving MPs, judges, celebrities, police, actors and religious figures were dropped The police watchdog has launched three further investigations into claims that corrupt police...
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Senior Northamptonshire police officers in IPCC probe

Senior Northamptonshire police officers in IPCC probe | Policing news | Scoop.it
The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is to investigate two senior police officers over "potential gross misconduct".
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Only one in three regularly see a bobby on the beat, report reveals  

Only one in three regularly see a bobby on the beat, report reveals   | Policing news | Scoop.it
A study by the Office for National Statistics found only 32 per cent of people saw bobbies on the beat at least once a week in the last financial year, compared to 40 per cent in 2010-11.
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Rotherham investigation expanded after 42 police named in abuse allegations

Rotherham investigation expanded after 42 police named in abuse allegations | Policing news | Scoop.it
Independent Police Complaints Commission says it has complaints ranging from neglect of duty to suggestions of relationships with offenders An investigation into how police handled child sexual exploitation in Rotherham has been expanded after a...
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Gwent Police improves after concerns over cuts - BBC News

Gwent Police improves after concerns over cuts - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Gwent Police has made "good progress" nearly a year after a watchdog warned it could be putting crime fighting at risk as it tried to find savings.
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Teaching assistants 'performed sex act in front of children on school trip'

Teaching assistants 'performed sex act in front of children on school trip' | Policing news | Scoop.it
General Teaching Council hearing is told 'pupils could see what was happening' when the man and woman returned from a drunken night out in Carmarthen, west Wales
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This man had 49 penalty points on his driving licence - but they weren't all his

This man had 49 penalty points on his driving licence - but they weren't all his | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police only became suspicious when it was realised the majority of the offences Gordon Burton's licence weren’t his
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Assistant Chief Constable

Assistant Chief Constable | Policing news | Scoop.it
We have a vacancy for an Assistant Chief Constable with enthusiasm and relentless drive to help deliver our vision.
Join us on our journey to become the best performing Force in the country.
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Met police asked to investigate senior Lib Dems over fundraising row

Met police asked to investigate senior Lib Dems over fundraising row | Policing news | Scoop.it
Nick Clegg could be questioned as a witness following claims Lord Strasburger and Ibrahim Taguri circumvented funding laws Nick Clegg could be questioned as a witness by detectives after two senior Liberal Democrats were referred to the police by...
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Merton's most crime-ridden estate? Residents have their say

Merton's most crime-ridden estate? Residents have their say | Policing news | Scoop.it
From a Nazi prison camp to a safe-haven for young families, people have mixed views of the 1970's redbrick post-industrial estate next to Mitcham…
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Domestic violence: Women must not be considered 'at risk'. Here's why - Telegraph.co.uk

Domestic violence: Women must not be considered 'at risk'. Here's why - Telegraph.co.uk | Policing news | Scoop.it
Exactly one year ago, a damning report criticised the way many of Britain's police forces treated victims of domestic violence.
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VIP Child Abuse: New Police Corruption Claims

VIP Child Abuse: New Police Corruption Claims | Policing news | Scoop.it
The watchdog is now investigating 17 accusations of misconduct by officers linked to alleged high-profile paedophiles.
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Snodland - bricks thrown from road bridge | Kent Police

Snodland - bricks thrown from road bridge | Kent Police | Policing news | Scoop.it
RT @kentpoliceroads: NEWS: Police warning after objects thrown at vehicles from road bridges above M20 and A228. http://t.co/p5k1udh3xP
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Arrests for leaving kids home alone made every day

Arrests for leaving kids home alone made every day | Policing news | Scoop.it
Cases involved children aged from just a few weeks to 14 years old
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Rank-and-file officers from northern Scotland urge end to "one size fits all" policing | Herald Scotland

Rank-and-file officers from northern Scotland urge end to "one size fits all" policing | Herald Scotland | Policing news | Scoop.it
RT @Herald_Editor: Rank-and-file officers from northern Scotland have urged an end to "one size fits all" policing http://t.co/t6Q0LoM1Vl
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CPS was wrong to charge Sun journalists for doing their jobs

CPS was wrong to charge Sun journalists for doing their jobs | Policing news | Scoop.it
Met police’s Operation Elveden has been an expensive mistake - and it stinks
“It is time to take stock of the treatment meted out to Sun journalists”. That was the opening sentence to my column in yesterday’s London Evening Standard.
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Erol Incedal: First terror suspect to be tried in a secret court found not guilty of plot targeting Tony Blair

Erol Incedal: First terror suspect to be tried in a secret court found not guilty of plot targeting Tony Blair | Policing news | Scoop.it
The first terror suspect to be tried in a secret court case has been found not guilty of targeting the former Prime Minister Tony Blair and his wife Cherie.
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50 Police Officers Arrested in Child Porn Raids

50 Police Officers Arrested in Child Porn Raids | Policing news | Scoop.it
Fifty police officers across the UK have been arrested as part of a crackdown on suspected paedophiles...

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'Wanted' Facebook selfie man warned to expect jail

'Wanted' Facebook selfie man warned to expect jail | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man who taunted police on Facebook by posting "selfies" during a hunt for him is warned to expect a jail sentence after admitting two offences.
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Secret trial clears man of plotting to kill Tony Blair

Secret trial clears man of plotting to kill Tony Blair | Policing news | Scoop.it
A British law student has been cleared of targeting Tony Blair and his wife Cherie as part of a terrorist plot, following the UK’s first secret terror case.
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Police search for 16-year-old girl missing from Isle of Dogs

Police search for 16-year-old girl missing from Isle of Dogs | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police are growing increasingly concerned about a missing 16-year-old girl.

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Police officer arrested on suspicion of his wife's murder

Police officer arrested on suspicion of his wife's murder | Policing news | Scoop.it
A police officer has been arrested for allegedly murdering his wife at their home in Northampton, his own force has said.
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