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Over The Border

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Here is a common situation around Mental Health Act assessments, either for those in police custody as suspects for something or relating to people who have been removed to a place of safety under the MHA: What do you do when there are inter-area...
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This Scoop.it magazine has been up and running since September 2011.

 

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John Rooney: Manhunt launched for prolific robber who 'represents a risk of harm to the public'

John Rooney: Manhunt launched for prolific robber who 'represents a risk of harm to the public' | Policing news | Scoop.it
A manhunt has been launched for a prolific robber who “represents a risk of harm to the public“ after he walked out of an open prison early Monday, police said.
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Public may have to deal with low-level crime, warns chief « Thames Talk

Public may have to deal with low-level crime, warns chief « Thames Talk | Policing news | Scoop.it
RT @TVPFED: Public may have to deal with low-level crime, warns chief http://t.co/xmaP9Elp1u
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Chief Constable: Cops acting as cabbies has to stop  « Copper Connection

Chief Constable: Cops acting as cabbies has to stop  « Copper Connection | Policing news | Scoop.it
Chief Constable: Cops acting as cabbies has to stop http://t.co/h7UvzKarCe #WhatDoWeStop
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Sheep rustling: Police are studying ancient methods of identification to help beat the thieves

Sheep rustling: Police are studying ancient methods of identification to help beat the thieves | Policing news | Scoop.it
Pity the poor country coppers – if you thought they had enough on their plates with red diesel, dogging and bored teenagers necking horse tranquillisers, now they're having to get to grips with sheep markings designed by the Vikings.
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Policing structures change from Monday - Portadown Times

Policing structures change from Monday - Portadown Times | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police methods are to dramatically change on Monday with a reorganisation of policing teams and a new operational style coming into force.
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Appropriate adult not available for many vulnerable people in police custody

Appropriate adult not available for many vulnerable people in police custody | Policing news | Scoop.it
Report into scheme introduced in response to miscarriages of justice involving vulnerable people says up to a quarter of a million adults not being supported Up to a quarter of a million adults with mental illnesses are not being supported by an...
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Teenage girlfriend of youngest terrorist admits terror offences

Teenage girlfriend of youngest terrorist admits terror offences | Policing news | Scoop.it
Manchester girl had "Blue Peter" explosives recipe in her school sketch book and wanted to run off to Syria with 14-year-old
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Has Anybody Got A Spare Priest?  Policing UK Is In Need Of The Last Rites

Has Anybody Got A Spare Priest?  Policing UK Is In Need Of The Last Rites | Policing news | Scoop.it
I am indebted to Inspector Gadget (again) and @obbsie for stimulating my grey cells once more. Mr Winsor's (sorry, Sir Tom's)infamous 'blue collar' comments have possibly been forgotten by now, but...
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-york-north-yorkshire-34040952

North Yorkshire Police is to relocate its headquarters in a £7M move to a former government office in Northallerton http://t.co/8uRYDSDs2N
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North Wales Police cleared in child abuse probe delays - BBC News

North Wales Police cleared in child abuse probe delays - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
An inquiry into delays by North Wales Police in investigating information on child abuse finds there is no case to answer for any of its staff.
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Teenager '2mm' from being shot in the chest by officers over a toy gun

Teenager '2mm' from being shot in the chest by officers over a toy gun | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police have released dramatic footage of a stand-off between two people and armed officers in Birmingham following reports the pair had a firearm.
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“Demand on the police service has grown in other ways” « Thames Talk

“Demand on the police service has grown in other ways” « Thames Talk | Policing news | Scoop.it
RT @TVPFED: “The Government decided our sole mission was to fight crime. The cat is out of the bag." http://t.co/SraeAGs6ia #MuchMoreThanCr…
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27,000 uninsured cars seized by police this year

27,000 uninsured cars seized by police this year | Policing news | Scoop.it
The figure compares with more than 70,000 vehicles seized in 2014, but is ‘just the tip of the iceberg’, Churchill Insurance says
More than 27,000 uninsured cars have been seized so far this year, figures show.
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The welfare of vulnerable people in police custody

The welfare of vulnerable people in police custody | Policing news | Scoop.it
#Report finds more support required for #mentalhealth #adults within #police custody http://t.co/pSFALW5pf2
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Courts should support assaulted police officers, says Chairman « Thames Talk

Courts should support assaulted police officers, says Chairman « Thames Talk | Policing news | Scoop.it
RT @TVPFED: Courts should support assaulted police officers, says our Chairman Graham Smith http://t.co/PSJh7HTuTC http://t.co/b5ZFIX7nvK
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Hero Haringey officers deliver baby boy in the early hours of this morning

Hero Haringey officers deliver baby boy in the early hours of this morning | Policing news | Scoop.it
Two police officers from Haringey came to the rescue of stricken parents by delivering a baby boy in a broken down car.
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'They don't scare me now' - Big Issue North

'They don't scare me now' - Big Issue North | Policing news | Scoop.it
First raped at the age of 12, Sarah Wilson endured almost unbelievable abuse for four years in Rotherham, and her sister was murdered. She tells her story.
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Rotherham abuse scandal: IPCC working to identify 100 police officers

Rotherham abuse scandal: IPCC working to identify 100 police officers | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police watchdog examining how South Yorkshire force treated complaints of industrial-scale child sexual exploitation in the town, laid bare in Jay report Investigators looking at how the police treated complaints of child sexual exploitation in...
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It’s time we gave our most vulnerable people proper protection in custody | Chris Bath

It’s time we gave our most vulnerable people proper protection in custody | Chris Bath | Policing news | Scoop.it
The Appropriate Adult scheme was meant to protect mentally vulnerable detainees.
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Harvey Proctor accuser 'distressed' by former MP's denial

Harvey Proctor accuser 'distressed' by former MP's denial | Policing news | Scoop.it
Claimant, known as Nick, is Scotland Yard’s main witness in inquiry into alleged paedophile ring of establishment figures An alleged sexual abuse victim who has told police that Harvey Proctor raped and murdered two children has allegedly left...
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http://www.northamptonchron.co.uk/news/local/northamptonshire-hospital-launches-country-s-first-community-police-surgery-1-6921372?

Northamptonshire hospital launches country’s first (really?) community police surgery http://t.co/Yidkesgl5M http://t.co/8sPHlyC6IM
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Man who pushed cyclist into path of traffic turns himself in to police

Man who pushed cyclist into path of traffic turns himself in to police | Policing news | Scoop.it
Woman had used helmet camera to film incident in which man shoved her off her bike in east London
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Rape on a busy street in Birmingham - why did no one intervene?

Rape on a busy street in Birmingham - why did no one intervene? | Policing news | Scoop.it
West Midlands Police have released shocking CCTV footage showing an semi-conscious 25-year-old women being carried by a man, shortly before being raped. Joan Smith explains how you can help
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MP claims disgraced Chief Constable Nick Gargan has been 'hounded' - Bristol Post

MP claims disgraced Chief Constable Nick Gargan has been 'hounded' - Bristol Post | Policing news | Scoop.it
An MP has accused the Police and Crime Commissioner of conducting a "witch hunt" against disgraced Chief Constable Nick Gargan. Conservative MP for Bridgwater, Ian Liddell-Grainger, has...
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