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GMP officer forced to resign in PC Terry shooting
One officer has been forced to resign while another has been reprimanded following a Greater Manchester Police (GMP) misconduct hearing, concluding that risk assessments for a training exercise, in which an officer was shot dead, were inadequate.
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In this week's edition, we feature all the latest news including the latest from the Labour Party's annual conference and the Shadow Home Secretary's pledge to scrap police and crime commissioners. We also feature a summary of how the police are using social media, consider how officers can help prevent hate crime against the Islamic community, the protection required by the severely mentally ill, and a multi-agency training operation in Merseyside that featured a mock train derailment.
Labour promises to protect 1,100 officers
Labour has set out plans to save more than 1,000 police officer jobs, which will include scrapping the system of police and crime commissioners (PCCs), which it says will generate nearly £80 million in the process.