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Metropolitan Police ''to lose 4,700 posts'' - Public Service

Metropolitan Police ''to lose 4,700 posts'' - Public Service | Policing news | Scoop.it
Around 1,200 of them will be from ranks above sergeant and the rest will be civilian positions (RT @TVPFED: Metropolitan Police ''to lose 4,700 posts'' http://t.co/SIAabtpF via public
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This Scoop.it magazine has been up and running since September 2011.

 

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Teacher jailed for spying on pupils with hidden cameras

Teacher jailed for spying on pupils with hidden cameras | Policing news | Scoop.it
A former teacher who filmed dozens of pupils using hidden cameras set up at a boarding school has been jailed for more than three years.
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Notting Hill Carnival: Man fighting for his life after stabbing

Notting Hill Carnival: Man fighting for his life after stabbing | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man is fighting for his life after being stabbed at Notting Hill carnival in west London.
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HMIC Report - Police Failing Women

HMIC Report - Police Failing Women | Policing news | Scoop.it
This morning saw the release of the HMIC report on the failing by police forces to tackle domestic abuse. This is a national problem and the police are failing in their duty to protect the public. ...
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Retiring officer not thanked, just told to put warrant card in the post | UK Police News - Police Oracle

Retiring officer not thanked, just told to put warrant card in the post | UK Police News - Police Oracle | Policing news | Scoop.it
Chief constable disappointed with error and fed chair vows to let officers know their 'service is valued'.
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Notting Hill carnival reports surge in knife crime

Notting Hill carnival reports surge in knife crime | Policing news | Scoop.it
Scotland Yard to review policing of Europe’s biggest street festival after highest number of arrests since 2008
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Revenge porn: First woman sentenced for offence is spared jail

Revenge porn: First woman sentenced for offence is spared jail | Policing news | Scoop.it
Paige Mitchell, 24, is handed a six-week suspended jail term for posting explicit images of her girlfriend
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Scottish Labour to launch policing review - Glasgow South and Eastwood Extra

Scottish Labour to launch policing review - Glasgow South and Eastwood Extra | Policing news | Scoop.it
Scottish Labour are to launch their own review of policing in Scotland.
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Man shot dead by armed police in Enfield, north London

Man shot dead by armed police in Enfield, north London | Policing news | Scoop.it
Metropolitan Police armed officers killed the 43-year-old on the sixth floor of a tower block after reports of an armed man making threats to kill
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Police force could lose 22,000 jobs under new spending cuts

Police force could lose 22,000 jobs under new spending cuts | Policing news | Scoop.it
Major reduction in funding could see number of police officers in England and Wales fall to 40-year low Planned government spending cuts will see at least 22,000 police jobs being lost, leaving the public protected by the lowest numbers of officers...
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Harvey Proctor child sex ring claims: 'I can't live in Britain any more'

Harvey Proctor child sex ring claims: 'I can't live in Britain any more' | Policing news | Scoop.it
Harvey Proctor says allegations that he was part of a Westminster paedophile ring have left him so devastated that he feels no option but to move abroad
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Three officers accuse Cleveland Police of racial discrimination - BBC News

Three officers accuse Cleveland Police of racial discrimination - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Three officers claim they were racially discriminated against while working for Cleveland Police.
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The ‘Civil’ Sections

The ‘Civil’ Sections | Policing news | Scoop.it
Nearly four years in to writing this BLOG and I’ve never done a post explaining the main inpatient provisions under the Mental Health Act.
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New Northumbria Police Chief Constable says cuts mean force cannot 'do everything' - ChronicleLive

New Northumbria Police Chief Constable says cuts mean force cannot 'do everything' - ChronicleLive | Policing news | Scoop.it
Steve Ashman the new Northumbria Police Chief Constable said 'other agencies' must step up to the plate as the force has to 'completely change its set-up'
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Natalia Strelchenko murder investigation: Man arrested in connection with death of world-renowned concert pianist in Manchester

Natalia Strelchenko murder investigation: Man arrested in connection with death of world-renowned concert pianist in Manchester | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police have arrested a man on suspicion of the murder of a world-renowned concert pianist after she was found dead with serious head injuries at her home.
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Notting Hill Carnival: policeman reluctantly breaks into dance

Notting Hill Carnival: policeman reluctantly breaks into dance | Policing news | Scoop.it
Watch: policeman eventually gives in to the crowd at Notting Hill Carnival and starts dancing
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Woman dragged from her car and raped in John Lewis car park

Woman dragged from her car and raped in John Lewis car park | Policing news | Scoop.it
Attacker in Cheadle, near Stockport, described as a 40-year-old Asian man with "very distinctive" pockmarked face
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Lizard Squad hackers take down National Crime Agency website in revenge attack

Lizard Squad hackers take down National Crime Agency website in revenge attack | Policing news | Scoop.it
Hackers crashed crime-fighting body's site in action believed to be linked to operation to arrest suspects over previous internet attacks
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PCSO left with neck injuries after being hit by car at scene of Bromley Cross crash in Bolton

PCSO left with neck injuries after being hit by car at scene of Bromley Cross crash in Bolton | Policing news | Scoop.it
Driver arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after hitting officer at scene of earlier crash
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Police chiefs: We can't cope with cybercrime

Britain’s police say they cannot ‘arrest our way out of the threat’ as they admit they are struggling to cope with increasing cybercrime and the demands of terrorism and child sex investigations.
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Figures reveal how much Exeter City has paid out for policing costs

Figures reveal how much Exeter City has paid out for policing costs | Policing news | Scoop.it
Exeter City Football Club paid police just £17,354 to cover their games last financial year - less than any other club in Devon. Figures released following a freedom of information act request...
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The Under-Reported Truth Behind Most Mass Shootings

The Under-Reported Truth Behind Most Mass Shootings | Policing news | Scoop.it
Sensational crimes like the Roanoke shootings obscure a larger truth about who is killed by mass shooters.

Via Jocelyn Stoller
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Overtime, hide, & seek.

Overtime, hide, & seek. | Policing news | Scoop.it
Things have been extremely busy on the frontline recently. It's holiday period and those who have been allowed annual leave are taking it. Apparently the CCLPD bosses seem to think that summer is a...
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Michael Matheson 'in denial' over policing crisis - Scotsman (blog)

Michael Matheson 'in denial' over policing crisis - Scotsman (blog) | Policing news | Scoop.it
JUSTICE Secretary Michael Matheson was accused last night of being in denial over the crisis engulfing Police Scotland after he claimed Sir Stephen House had left a “lasting positive legacy”.
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Firefighters 'could speed up cardiac arrest response' - BBC News

Firefighters 'could speed up cardiac arrest response' - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
London's firefighters should be able to respond to medical emergencies, according to the deputy chairman of the London Assembly.
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