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'Sacked', the Tweeting policeman after Chief Constable loses sense of humour over PC's jokey messages

'Sacked', the Tweeting policeman after Chief Constable loses sense of humour over PC's jokey messages | Policing news | Scoop.it
PC Andy Hall, 38, pictured, had been assigned to pen his own messages, dubbed Tweets from the Beat, to encourage more locals to report crime. He has now been told to stop using the account.
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Policing football behind the scenes - BBC News

Policing football behind the scenes - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Victoria Derbyshire reporter Dan Johnson follows the police operation as West Bromwich Albion play Chelsea at The Hawthorns.
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'British values' won't stop violent extremism

'British values' won't stop violent extremism | Policing news | Scoop.it
There is more to Islamic extremism than a clash of cultures, and Theresa May's plans risk criminalising the free exercise of thought and religion, says Sajha Khan
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Sergeant sues police force for sex bias after she was 'left feeling suicidal having been refused childcare help'

Sergeant sues police force for sex bias after she was 'left feeling suicidal having been refused childcare help' | Policing news | Scoop.it
A former Scotland Yard sergeant is suing Essex Police for sex discrimination for “refusing” to accommodate her childcare needs.
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George Osborne: ‘Second-rate Britain’ needs to be more like China

George Osborne: ‘Second-rate Britain’ needs to be more like China | Policing news | Scoop.it
Britain is no longer great, is defeatist and unambitious and needs to be more like China, the Chancellor has said.
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http://metro.co.uk/2015/05/21/man-shoplifts-while-wearing-a-football-shirt-with-his-name-on-it-quickly-gets-caught-5209697/

Man shoplifts while wearing a football shirt with his name on it – quickly gets caught http://t.co/D3aWUBLIJb http://t.co/6p43spkGAX
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Police get to grips with challenges of future - Lancaster and Morecambe Citizen

Police get to grips with challenges of future - Lancaster and Morecambe Citizen | Policing news | Scoop.it
AN INCREASING amount of police time is being spent on public protection work such as managing high-risk offenders and protecting victims who are…
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Pilot drowns neighbour's dog as it would not stop barking

Pilot drowns neighbour's dog as it would not stop barking | Policing news | Scoop.it
Stephen Woodhouse reaches into garden in Long Buckby, Northamptonshire, to steal couple's beloved border terrier before drowning her in bucket of water
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Hatton Garden heist: Tenth man arrested over bank holiday jewellery robbery

Hatton Garden heist: Tenth man arrested over bank holiday jewellery robbery | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 10th man has been arrested in connection with the Hatton Garden heist, police have confirmed.
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You don’t know what you’ve got until its gone - YouTube

RT @MinimumCover: You don’t know what you’ve got until its gone. #thankstheresa #cutshaveconsequences http://t.co/wsu9MoaI2J
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New Chief Constable for Staffordshire Police - Staffordshire Police and Crime Commissioner

New Chief Constable for Staffordshire Police - Staffordshire Police and Crime Commissioner | Policing news | Scoop.it
Staffordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Ellis today announced Jane Sawyers as his preferred candidate for Chief Constable of Staffordshire Police.
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Speeding 'paramedic' used car as an ambulance to run errands for his wife

Speeding 'paramedic' used car as an ambulance to run errands for his wife | Policing news | Scoop.it
Court hears drove at speeds of up to 73 mph and ran red lights after attaching the light to the roof of his wife's mobility car
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Policing 'will suffer' due to cuts - BBC News

Policing 'will suffer' due to cuts - BBC News | Policing news | Scoop.it
Chairman of the Police Federation Steve White has said that the police cannot keep proving the same level of service if government funding cuts continue.
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Theresa May accuses cops of scaremongering over savage Tory police numbers cuts - Mirror Online

Theresa May accuses cops of scaremongering over savage Tory police numbers cuts - Mirror Online | Policing news | Scoop.it
So let's get this right: It's fine for the Conservatives to make totally unfounded claims that a minority Labour government would team up with the SNP to take Middle England's money away... ... but...
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Review of Disability Hate Crime | News North East

As the follow-up Joint is published Chief Constable Jacqui Cheer and Police and Crime Commissioner... http://t.co/f6wm1YZ68N
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Police cordon off area around Wembley Stadium due to bomb

In the news Image for the news result Britain's Got Talent studio evacuated after unexploded WWII bomb discovery Daily Mail‎ - 9 hours ago Police reportedly ...
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Former cabinet minister Eric Pickles to receive a knighthood

Former cabinet minister Eric Pickles to receive a knighthood | Policing news | Scoop.it
Downing Street announces that the former secretary of state for communities and local government will be made a knight bachelor
The former cabinet minister Eric Pickles is to be given a knighthood, Downing Street has announced.
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‘Essex Police need more cash to fight crime’

‘Essex Police need more cash to fight crime’ | Policing news | Scoop.it
A police chief has called for more money to be pumped into the force after a “significant” rise in reports of violent and sexual crime in Essex.
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Man charged with 1993 murder of man found dead in shop basement

Man charged with 1993 murder of man found dead in shop basement | Policing news | Scoop.it
A man has been charged with murdering a pensioner whose body was discovered in the basement of a shop in 1993.
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14-year-old girl a detained for eight months after video of her attacking boy in Croydon goes viral

14-year-old girl a detained for eight months after video of her attacking boy in Croydon goes viral | Policing news | Scoop.it
A 14-year-old girl was sentenced to eight-months in detention today after a video went viral that showed her verbally and physically attacking a boy in south London.
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Disability hate crime response 'remains disappointing' - Police Oracle

Disability hate crime response 'remains disappointing' - Police Oracle | Policing news | Scoop.it
Police, CPS and Probation have not sufficiently improved since the last inspection in 2013, a report finds.
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The case for independent investigation of deaths in mental health institutions

The case for independent investigation of deaths in mental health institutions | Policing news | Scoop.it
When someone dies in a mental health unit in England or Wales, there is currently no obligation to carry out an independent inquiry.
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Jane Andrews to be released from prison: Former aide to Duchess of York jailed for stabbing boyfriend to death to be set free

Jane Andrews to be released from prison: Former aide to Duchess of York jailed for stabbing boyfriend to death to be set free | Policing news | Scoop.it
Jane Andrews, the former aide to the Duchess of York who was jailed for stabbing her boyfriend to death, is to be released from prison.
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Hatton Garden heist: 'Dad's Army' of eight Britons accused of £60m jewellery robbery denied bail

Hatton Garden heist: 'Dad's Army' of eight Britons accused of £60m jewellery robbery denied bail | Policing news | Scoop.it
The ‘Dad’s Army’ of eight Britons accused of carrying out the £60m jewel heist at Hatton Gardens were remanded in custody after they were refused bail.
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The London borough that has turned homeless people into 'criminals'

The London borough that has turned homeless people into 'criminals' | Policing news | Scoop.it
Homeless people face being criminalised in an east London borough due to a ban on anti-social behaviour, a charity has warned.
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