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Campaigners demand independent inquiry into alleged airline discrimination
The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) has insisted a local investigation is appropriate into claims a Muslim woman was stopped and questioned for reading a book about Syrian culture on a plane.
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<b><i>(left to right) Chief Inspector Gerry<br>McDonald, PCSO Emma Groves<br>Sergeant Duncan Wallace, and PCSOs<br>Leon De Bruyn and Steve Siggers Force uses prams to 'capture and educate' inconsiderate drivers
Police officers have taken to the streets armed with pushchairs and wheelchairs to crack down on drivers who block the pavement when they park their vehicle.
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New ban on ‘utterly unacceptable’ pension scams
Anyone selling pension services will be committing an offence if they breach a new ban on cold calling announced by the Treasury.
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<b><i>JAILED: Jamal Hassan was sentenced<br>to six years in prison 'No place in policing' for former officer who filmed sex act in child's bedroom
A former detective constable has been sent to prison for making and possessing almost 7,000 indecent images of children dating back more than a decade.
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<B><i>Trial: Stirling Sheriff Court</B></i> Retired husband-and-wife officers found guilty of stealing £60,000 from mother, 86
A former police officer is facing the threat of jail for helping himself to £60,000 from his elderly mother’s bank account to fund a lavish spending spree with his wife.
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569 August 17 2017
In this week’s edition we have confirmation from the Metropolitan Police Service that the decision to remove commander and chief inspector ranks has been overturned, a survey shows 90 per cent of West Yorkshire Police officers feel they should be armed with Taser, and the National Crime Agency has asked law enforcement to learn from its experiences of tackling domestic violence to address modern slavery. There is lots more news and features including a look into the logistical benefits and ethical issues surrounding robot police officers, Professor David Weisburd explains how hot spot policing can be used legitimately, we examine whether the limit for drug-driving is too low, and how isotopes can help trace where drugs began their journey to the UK.
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Robocops for real
Autonomous robots are increasingly taking on police and security roles in many parts of the world, often at a fraction of the cost of their human counterparts. Police Professional looks at the technical, logistical and ethical considerations behind the trend.
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<b><i>Professor David Weisburd Popular patrols
Despite its proven benefits for crime prevention, hot spot policing has been criticised for leading to bias and disproportionate targeting of certain communities. Professor David Weisburd argues that not only is this not the case, policing can continue to use the tactic while gaining in legitimacy.
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Point of origin
Isotopes could help identify where drugs began their journey to the UK, of particular concern when the threat from new sources of opiates looms large at the borders.
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Directions of impairment
As results from a national crackdown suggest officers are getting better at identifying people who get behind the wheel after taking narcotics – and drink-driving casualties continue to rise – Police Professional explores whether the time is right to change gear on what counts as ‘under the influence’.
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