By Mike Speakman (Law & Order Spokesperson) 22nd August 2019 One of the themes drummed into me at basic police training was that it is imperative that the police do not take sides. Respect and trust for the police was seen as conditional on our fairness and impartiality. I soon experienced practical examples of this….
This week has seen a number of events thrust the future of policing back into the spotlight, if it ever left, with the release of the state of policing report…
A docker from Hull likes a tweet which contains a poem about transgender issues. Someone complains to the police. A police officer rings the man’s employer and subsequently has a conversation
I was delighted to accept the local For Britain branch Chairman Mr Kevin Bracks kind invitation to spend a day experiencing the Durham Miners’ Gala. Here’s what happened..
We probably all realise that there is a crisis of policing in this country. It’s been building for many years but what is driving it and where did it come from?