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Naming Drink Drivers at point of Charge – as discussed by Lincolnshire Police Ethics Panel.

Every December, Forces run their Drink Drive campaigns to dissuade the increase in those who take a risk around Christmas and hopefully keep us all a little bit safer on our roads. Roads policing is particularly challenging for rural Forces … Continue reading

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To the Membership of the Police Federation of England & Wales

Last time I wrote about the Police Federation of England & Wales I wrote directly to them, with them in mind and with care for their feelings. There have been numerous times since when I have wanted to write more but … Continue reading

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Social Media 101

On Friday, the last in the current series of College of Policing events around the use of Social Media was held at the Home Office in London.  For those readers able to access POLKA (a secure online collaboration tool for … Continue reading

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Police Family

Tribe: A social division in a traditional society consisting of families or communities linked by social, economic, religious, or blood ties Police Family – YOU. When you read the word ‘tribe’ do you associate yourself with it? Or do you … Continue reading

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Standing Outside the Fire

I love the lyrics of a Garth Brooks song Standing Outside the Fire. Its a little bit country, a little bit rock and roll (!) so I apologise to those of you who look it up and have a listen. … Continue reading

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Globes of Importance

We all do it. And we all get frustrated with at least one colleague who does it a bit too much. When we are under pressure and we are working full out it is easy to begin to rush around, … Continue reading

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We are the 20%

Cuts are Criminal.  That’s the slogan which is being used by the Police Federation of England and Wales in its campaign against Government cuts and the Winsor Report.  There is a figure which appears on the campaign.  It is 20%.  … Continue reading

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