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Judges ruling on whole-life cases

Judges ruling on whole-life cases | Policing news | Scoop.it
Five leading judges are to rule in a major Court of Appeal case brought by two murderes and two rapists against their whole-life tariffs.
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Chief constable summoned over force's handling of Cliff Richard investigation - The Guardian

Chief constable summoned over force's handling of Cliff Richard investigation - The Guardian | Policing news | Scoop.it
The Guardian Chief constable summoned over force's handling of Cliff Richard investigation The Guardian South Yorkshire's chief constable has been summoned to a meeting with the local police and crime commissioner to discuss the force's handling of...
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Spamford Police: Social Media Policy

Spamford Police: Social Media Policy | Policing news | Scoop.it
RT @spamfordpolice: Our Social Media Policy is available here http://t.co/kDNokhtwFr
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National Guard troops ordered into Ferguson: a sign of riots crisis - Telegraph.co.uk

National Guard troops ordered into Ferguson: a sign of riots crisis - Telegraph.co.uk | Policing news | Scoop.it
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National Guard troops ordered into Ferguson: a sign of riots crisis
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The National Guard was sent in during the 1992 Los Angeles riots which were sparked by the beating of a black man, Rodney King, by police officers.
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Personal Responsibility

Personal Responsibility | Policing news | Scoop.it
I’m going to have to be careful about the tone of this one: it just mind end up sounding a bit like a lecture or a telling-off!
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Hundreds of police staff investigated over use of Facebook and Twitter

Hundreds of police staff investigated over use of Facebook and Twitter | Policing news | Scoop.it
Cases breaching social media guidelines include racist and threatening remarks and 'friend' requests to crime victimsHundreds of police employees have been investigated for breaching social media guidelines at forces across England and Wales during...
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Men found guilty of shooting murder

Men found guilty of shooting murder | Policing news | Scoop.it
Three men are found guilty of murdering a mother who was shot dead while out celebrating her 24th birthday in north-west London.
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Investigation into Sir Cliff 'leak'

Investigation into Sir Cliff 'leak' | Policing news | Scoop.it
South Yorkshire's police and crime commissioner (PCC) investigates how the BBC was told in advance about a search of Sir Cliff Richard's home.
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Rescue dad feared he would die

Rescue dad feared he would die | Policing news | Scoop.it
A brave passerby who saved a four-year-old boy from drowning in Swansea Marina says he feared they would die in the near tragedy.
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http://www.essex.pcc.police.uk/2014/08/pcc-statement-on-essex-police-sickness-levels/

PCC statement on Essex Police sickness levels http://t.co/r2chzblMe5
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Police tell Detroiters to buy guns in city riven by race issues and crime

Police tell Detroiters to buy guns in city riven by race issues and crime | Policing news | Scoop.it
City police chief has encouraged residents to arm themselves as stark racial disparities in ‘shoot first’ laws become clear (Police Chief tells Detroiters to buy guns in city riven by race issues and crime http://t.co/Scjn3qQzbk)...
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YouTube video purportedly captures witness backing police version in Ferguson ... - Fox News

YouTube video purportedly captures witness backing police version in Ferguson ... - Fox News | Policing news | Scoop.it
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Britain's prisons are under pressure but we are not facing a crisis, Justice Secretary says

Britain's prisons are under pressure but we are not facing a crisis, Justice Secretary says | Policing news | Scoop.it
Admission from Chris Grayling comes as a report warns of high levels of violence and staff shortages at a prison for young men in south east London
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Detained children need secure facilities, not police stations | Fiona Bawdon

Detained children need secure facilities, not police stations | Fiona Bawdon | Policing news | Scoop.it
Budget cuts mean more children are being kept overnight in inappropriate locations, with tragic consequences Although still only 17, Kesia Leatherbarrow had a long history of self-harming and mental health problems when she was arrested by police...
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Unfit Gloucestershire police told to eat healthy

Unfit Gloucestershire police told to eat healthy | Policing news | Scoop.it
Gloucestershire Constabulary will issue healthy eating advice to its officers after coming third from bottom in new police fitness tests
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Driver on phone 'killed cyclist'

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A minibus driver who was looking at photographs on his mobile phone hit and killed a cyclist, a court has heard.
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9,500 police drafted in for Nato summit in Wales

9,500 police drafted in for Nato summit in Wales | Policing news | Scoop.it
Officer in charge says operation is uncharted territory for UK policing, with 67 heads of state expected at Newport summitThe officer in charge of one of the largest security operations in British history, for the forthcoming Nato summit in Wales,...
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Open Letter to Our Nation's Police Leaders

Open Letter to Our Nation's Police Leaders | Policing news | Scoop.it
Dear Fellow Police Leaders -- Brothers and Sisters, It sadly seems to take a Ferguson or other nationally-exposed incident to get us to think about ourselves and what we are doing, how we are perce...
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£224m payout over e-Borders sacking

£224m payout over e-Borders sacking | Policing news | Scoop.it
The Home Office is told to pay £224m to a major US corporation it sacked for failing to deliver a controversial secure borders programme.
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Daughter strangled alcoholic mother

Daughter strangled alcoholic mother | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 19-year-old who suffered "long-term cruelty" at the hands of her alcoholic mother is sentenced to four years and eight months' detention for strangling her.
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Police officer's 'sex in custody'

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A married police officer had sex with a female suspect in a custody suite, Cardiff Crown Court hears.
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'Q Trains' carrying police to be deployed to tackle rail vandals - Telegraph

'Q Trains' carrying police to be deployed to tackle rail vandals - Telegraph | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police are launching a crackdown on trespassers, thieves and vandals on Britain's rail network by bringing Q Trains used during the 1980s out of retirement (Was it Q bikes in the old ‘Victor’ comic?
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Stressed police officers are calling in sick twice as much as five years ago.

Stressed police officers are calling in sick twice as much as five years ago. | Policing news | Scoop.it
STRESSED police officers are calling in sick twice as much as five years ago.
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Militarized Police and the Threat to Democracy - Huffington Post

Militarized Police and the Threat to Democracy - Huffington Post | Policing news | Scoop.it
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Militarized Police and the Threat to Democracy
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We are at a moment of national crisis in the way our domestic law enforcement is being conducted.
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Live Updates: Police and Protesters Face Off in Ferguson, Heavy Artillery Returns - Mashable

Live Updates: Police and Protesters Face Off in Ferguson, Heavy Artillery Returns - Mashable | Policing news | Scoop.it
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Live Updates: Police and Protesters Face Off in Ferguson, Heavy Artillery Returns
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A woman gets help as she tries to recover from tear gas thrown by police while trying to disperse demonstrators on August 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.
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Do not tweet when naked, drunk or eating, police warned

Do not tweet when naked, drunk or eating, police warned | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police employees have been issued with a raft of guidelines in how to avoid bringing the force into disrepute via social media
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