Mental health patients better protected over inappropriate use of force

Reforms designed to protect mental health patients...

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Drug strategy aims to prevent vulnerable users from becoming hooked

The Minister for Crime, Policing and Probation, Ki...

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Increase in number of rape victims withdrawing over phone searches

Two thirds of rape victims are dropping out of pro...

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Half of all drinkers risk exceeding legal driving limit

Half of drinkers believe they are safe to drive de...

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Probationary officers sent to COP26 after just three weeks training

Dozens of probationary police officers were dispat...

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Two MPS officers jailed over ‘shameful’ WhatsApp images

Two former officers from the Metropolitan Police S...

21 hours ago

‘Stick to the knitting’

David Lloyd says the article by Neil Amos in the October edition of Police Professional – ‘Is it time for the police to think again about outsourcing?’ – should be the starting point ...

Dec 2, 2021 @ 15:00

Peak performance

Nov 30, 2021 @ 15:18

A new performance framework for police forces is under development and will include ‘scorecards’ to track progress o...


Gendered hostility – Why greater recognition is ...

Nov 30, 2021 @ 15:15

Loretta Trickett believes public abuse of women and girls should be tackled through misogyny lens as part of the VAWG ag...


Missed opportunity?

Nov 30, 2021 @ 15:09

Phillip Rudkin examines whether police forces in England and Wales are ready to recruit pre-join professional policing d...


On duty or on call?

Nov 30, 2021 @ 15:06

Lewis Hough examines the implications of a recent High Court ruling on claims for unpaid overtime and allowances by spec...


Firearms licensing: What do officers need to know?

Nov 30, 2021 @ 14:56

The Home Office has published ‘comprehensive statutory guidance’ for firearms licensing that prioritises public safe...


Looting innocence

Nov 30, 2021 @ 14:56

In the second part of a special report into problem gambling and the links to crime, Police Professional examin...

Learning Hub

How to think on your feet

Dr John Coxhead, Professor of Policing, Innovation and Learning at Loughborough University, looks at police learning in the context of the ‘modern police learner’.

Aug 31, 2021 @ 13:52

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