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Toxic gas leak on ship in harbour

Toxic gas leak on ship in harbour | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police and emergency services are dealing with a suspected toxic gas leak on a ship at a harbour at Warrenpoint.
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Facebook 'could have prevented Lee Rigby murder'

Facebook 'could have prevented Lee Rigby murder' | Policing news | Scoop.it
Facebook has been named as the internet company which failed to pass on crucial information that could have stopped the murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby
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Review of the National Public Order Intelligence Unit (NPOIU)

Review of the National Public Order Intelligence Unit (NPOIU) | Policing news | Scoop.it
@BristleKRS And this the database HMIC said were cleaned up in their 2013 inspection of the domestic extremism units! http://t.co/spEC1gSRcj
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Criminal negligence hiding police failures - Express.co.uk

Criminal negligence hiding police failures - Express.co.uk | Policing news | Scoop.it
FOR years police and a series of governments have been telling us that thanks to all their hard work, crime is falling.
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Chief Constable welcomes publication of crime statistics - Police Scotland

Chief Constable welcomes publication of crime statistics - Police Scotland | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House welcomed the publication of the recorded crime statistics for 2013-2014.
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Disciplinary action for PCC Gargan

Disciplinary action for PCC Gargan | Policing news | Scoop.it
Written by Helen Edworthy Avon and Somerset Police Chief Constable Nick Gargan is not to face any criminal charges following a probe by the police watchdog earlier this year. Despite this, Mr Garga...
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Seven top GMP officers paid more than £100k - plus perks including cars, private health care and gym membership

Seven top GMP officers paid more than £100k - plus perks including cars, private health care and gym membership | Policing news | Scoop.it
Chief Constable Sir Peter Fahy led the way with £213,281 package - while four senior civilian officers also earned six-figure salaries
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Utah police now responsible for more homicides than street gangs - RT

Utah police now responsible for more homicides than street gangs - RT | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police officers have been responsible for more homicides in the state of Utah since 2010 than gangs or drug dealers, a new report has revealed.
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Violent attacks in prison to carry 4 yrs extra jail time

Violent attacks in prison to carry 4 yrs extra jail time | Policing news | Scoop.it
Prisoners who carry out violent assaults while incarcerated are to face harsher punishments under new laws set out by the Ministry of Justice on Monday.
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‘Turmoil’ in jails as prison officers launch industrial action

‘Turmoil’ in jails as prison officers launch industrial action | Policing news | Scoop.it
“Not every other employee has the misfortune of having to work with junkies puking and shitting around the place”.
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Young offenders have been pushed to the brink by the system

Young offenders have been pushed to the brink by the system | Policing news | Scoop.it
Youth worker Dean Ryan looks behind the headlines to show how capitalism pushes young people to crime
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Ex-inmate 'confused' over statement

Ex-inmate 'confused' over statement | Policing news | Scoop.it
An ex-prisoner who befriended a man accused of killing a Kent teenager tells a court he can no longer recall their conversation.
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Rapes labelled as 'no crimes' to be reviewed by Warwickshire Police - Leamington Courier

Rapes labelled as 'no crimes' to be reviewed by Warwickshire Police - Leamington Courier | Policing news | Scoop.it
Officers at Warwickshire Police are reviewing reports of rape made to the force since 2010 in which staff recorded that no crime had taken place.
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Plebgate row was nonsense incident, police officer claims

Plebgate row was nonsense incident, police officer claims | Policing news | Scoop.it
Libel trial hears account of chief whip Andrew Mitchell’s altercation with officers at entrance to Downing Street
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Police watchdog probe into Kent PCC Ann Barnes' car crash widens - BBC News

Police watchdog probe into Kent PCC Ann Barnes' car crash widens - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
The police watchdog is investigating whether an officer was obstructed during inquiries into a crash involving Kent's police and crime commissioner.
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Parents of murdered teenager Breck Bednar sue two police forces

Parents of murdered teenager Breck Bednar sue two police forces | Policing news | Scoop.it
Family told Surrey police in December – two months before murder – that they feared their son was being groomedTwo police forces are being sued by the bereaved parents of a 14-year-old boy who was stabbed to death by an older teenager whom he met...
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Lee Rigby murder: It was preventable, but an internet company failed to alert the authorities

Lee Rigby murder: It was preventable, but an internet company failed to alert the authorities | Policing news | Scoop.it
In an online exchange between Adebowale and another extremist, he expressed his desire to murder a soldier, writes Sir Malcolm Rifkind.
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The end of the road for cautions? | Russell Webster

The end of the road for cautions? | Russell Webster | Policing news | Scoop.it
The end of the road for cautions? Will MoJ's new system of community resolutions and suspended prosecutions work?
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PCC warns 'the cupboard is bare' when it comes to police budget cuts

PCC warns 'the cupboard is bare' when it comes to police budget cuts | Policing news | Scoop.it
Labour has become the latest party to set out its plans to reduce the policing budget after the next election, but one Police and Crime Commissioner has told ITV News the squeeze on forces is already too tight.
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A Culture of Corruption

A Culture of Corruption | Policing news | Scoop.it
  When I started studying the sociology of police, I came to understand the subtle nature of corruption and the police. Lest you think what I found out was somehow unique to me and my experience, y...
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A new Snoopers' charter, drip by drip?

A new Snoopers' charter, drip by drip? | Policing news | Scoop.it
When the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act was passed with undue haste this summer, the one 'saving grace' promised to us by the Liberal Democrats, hitherto guardians of our civil liberti...
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Former Bury UKIP chairman jailed for grooming children and having 200,000 child porn images

Former Bury UKIP chairman jailed for grooming children and having 200,000 child porn images | Policing news | Scoop.it
A FORMER chairman of Bury's UK Independence Party has been jailed for grooming children and possessing nearly 200,000 indecent images of children.
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Mark Duggan death: IPCC says it inadvertently misled media

Mark Duggan death: IPCC says it inadvertently misled media | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police watchdog says it led media to believe shots were exchanged but Duggan was carrying gun that was never used
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Why I’m not brimming with confidence over Theresa May’s plans to criminalise emotional abuse

Why I’m not brimming with confidence over Theresa May’s plans to criminalise emotional abuse | Policing news | Scoop.it
"In the latest in a string of policies which sound good and are incredibly cheap to implement, Theresa May will announce plans to put emotional abuse on a par with physical domestic violence." Stav...
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