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Further police mergers considered

Further police mergers considered | Policing news | Scoop.it
Dog units and firearms teams could merge next year as police forces in the Yorkshire and Humber region try to save money.
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Man charged with murdering Zac Evans in machete attack

Man charged with murdering Zac Evans in machete attack | Policing news | Scoop.it
Ewen Anthony Reynolds accused of killing 19-year-old painter and decorator in machete attack outside The Pike and Musket pub in Tuffley
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Police hid extent of spying on reporters during Plebgate | The Times

Scotland Yard deliberately concealed the full extent of its snooping on journalists during the investigation into the so-called Plebgate affair
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Criminalising Children

Criminalising Children | Policing news | Scoop.it
When is it acceptable to criminalise a child who is already detained under the Mental Health Act within our secure mental health system?
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Crime victims treated as a 'nuisance', says official report - Telegraph

Crime victims treated as a 'nuisance', says official report - Telegraph | Policing news | Scoop.it
Criminal justice agencies are failing to give victims of crime a decent service when they complain, finds report by victims commissioner Baroness Newlove
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Judge tells one-legged drug dealer it's prison for 'people in your shoes'

Judge tells one-legged drug dealer it's prison for 'people in your shoes' | Policing news | Scoop.it
A one-legged drug dealer from Devizes was jailed after a judge told him there were strict sentencing guidelines for 'people in your shoes'. Stephen Knight, who had been jailed before for drug...
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Too much useless CCTV, says watchdog

Too much useless CCTV, says watchdog | Policing news | Scoop.it
Too many CCTV cameras are ineffective and the public does not have a true understanding of them, the surveillance camera commissioner warns.
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Police officers could be charged for 'calling alleged domestic violence victim 'f*****g slag' and 'b***h''

Police officers could be charged for 'calling alleged domestic violence victim 'f*****g slag' and 'b***h'' | Policing news | Scoop.it
Two police officers could face criminal charges after they were accused of calling an alleged victim of suspected domestic violence a “f*****g slag” and a “b***h” in a voicemail message.
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Julian Cole family hit out at IPCC over police brutality allegations - The Guardian

Julian Cole family hit out at IPCC over police brutality allegations - The Guardian | Policing news | Scoop.it
'The family of a 21-year-old athlete left with a broken neck after he was detained by police 20 months ago have spoken publicly for the first time, complaining they are no clearer about what happen...
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The cultural rabbit hole...

The cultural rabbit hole... | Policing news | Scoop.it
As part of my current role I had the opportunity to look into the cultural challenges that may face the cops in the coming years. I won't lie, it was immersive and fascinating stuff, and if you wor...
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Lincolnshire police officer under investigation over child sex abuse enquiries - Grimsby Telegraph

Lincolnshire police officer under investigation over child sex abuse enquiries - Grimsby Telegraph | Policing news | Scoop.it
A LINCOLNSHIRE Police junior officer is being investigated by the Independent Police Complaints Commission over how the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) dealt with child sex...
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New row as policing team quits town station - Scunthorpe Telegraph

New row as policing team quits town station - Scunthorpe Telegraph | Policing news | Scoop.it
CONCERNS have been raised about the future of policing in Brigg now the neighbourhood policing team has left its base in the town. A Humberside Police restructure will see neighbourhood policing...
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Fears for riot gun PC who killed Mark Duggan as secret file on shooting that sparked London riots is 'lost in the post' 

Fears for riot gun PC who killed Mark Duggan as secret file on shooting that sparked London riots is 'lost in the post'  | Policing news | Scoop.it
A computer disk containing details of the case which triggered Britain’s worst riots in a generation is thought to have been lost in the post by the Ministry of Justice.
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Harrods wine thief 'had no idea' rare Burgundy Grand Cru worth £20k

Harrods wine thief 'had no idea' rare Burgundy Grand Cru worth £20k | Policing news | Scoop.it
Boris Chaudemanche insisted he intended to drink bottle of Romanee-Conti worth £19,995 himself after stealing it from exclusive Knightsbridge store
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Child sex abuse inquiry could cost hundreds of millions

Child sex abuse inquiry could cost hundreds of millions | Policing news | Scoop.it
Ben Emmerson QC , counsel to the Government inquiry, tells MPs a similar Australian investigation has budget of £260 million and a five-year timespan
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Safety 'declined' at private prison

Safety 'declined' at private prison | Policing news | Scoop.it
An under-fire prison in north-east England has seen a deterioration in safety, a report by inspectors says.
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Teen suspect in crime spree was out on bail

Teen suspect in crime spree was out on bail | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 16-year-old suspected of carrying out four separate attacks in a two-day crime spree in Dorchester and South Boston, including armed robberies, a sexual assault and an attempted murder, was out on bail after an October drug arrest, police and...
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Are men natural born criminals? The prison numbers don't lie - Telegraph

Are men natural born criminals? The prison numbers don't lie - Telegraph | Policing news | Scoop.it
Our jails are overflowing with men, while women account for less than five per cent of the prisoner population. Jessica Abrahams explores what's behind the gender crime gap
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Detectives release CCTV footage of missing Samantha Henderson

Detectives release CCTV footage of missing Samantha Henderson | Policing news | Scoop.it
Dorset police have arrested a man on suspicion of murdering the 25-year-old mother-of-four, last seen on Wednesday Detectives searching for a missing mother-of-four who is thought to have been murdered have released CCTV footage of her visiting a...
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Fatal Shooting Involving Oklahoma Police Officer Captured by Body Camera

Body camera footage has emerged of a fatal shooting involving an Oklahoma police officer. According to The Raw Story, the clip shows Officer Chansey McMillin investigating an incident involving...
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Cumbria Police confirms it will cut 155 frontline officers

Cumbria Police confirms it will cut 155 frontline officers | Policing news | Scoop.it
Cumbria Police is to lose more than 150 frontline officers as it faces £10.8m of funding cuts.
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The Interview: Jack Dromey | UK Police News - Police Oracle

The Interview: Jack Dromey | UK Police News - Police Oracle | Policing news | Scoop.it
As the 2015 General Election campaign hots up, Jack Dromey, Labour's Shadow Policing Minister, has fielded questions posed by frontline officers about his party's plans for the future of the service.
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Essex Police to lose 108 officers as it tried to save £12.2m next year

Essex Police to lose 108 officers as it tried to save £12.2m next year | Policing news | Scoop.it
There will be 108 fewer police officers on the streets of Essex in a year’s time under budget plans for the force.
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'Clare's Law' saves 1,300 women from violent partners in first year

'Clare's Law' saves 1,300 women from violent partners in first year | Policing news | Scoop.it
A groundbreaking scheme that allows women to discover if their partner has a history of violence has been hailed a success after figures showed that more than 1,300 such warnings have been issued in less than a year.
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Wiltshire and Avon police forces in 'strategic alliance' talks - Swindon Advertiser

Wiltshire and Avon police forces in 'strategic alliance' talks - Swindon Advertiser | Policing news | Scoop.it
TALKS have begun which will lead to specialist police resources and support functions in the Wiltshire and Avon and Somerset forces being shared under a new strategic alliance as both seek to save money.
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Essex Domestic Abuse Partnership Hub - Prior Information Notice | NoOffence! CIC

Essex Domestic Abuse Partnership Hub - Prior Information Notice | NoOffence! CIC | Policing news | Scoop.it
Essex Domestic Abuse Partnership Hub - Prior Information Notice
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